NOVEMBER 16, 2011

Gerald Creighton, Jr. is one of the original partners of the Conroe law firm of Darden, Fowler & Creighton, L.L.P., and serves as its Managing Partner. He practices in the areas of general, civil, business, estate planning, probate, oil and gas and real estate law. He is a native of Conroe and Montgomery County, Texas. After graduating from the University of Texas Law School and serving as an Assistant Staff Judge Advocate in the U.S. Army, Gerald returned to Conroe in 1957 to practice law and became a founding member of the firm.

In Gerald’s present practice, he represents numerous businesses and individuals, many of whom have relied upon his services for over fifty years. Gerald Creighton enjoys the highest rating of an attorney by Martindale-Hubble – “AV”. He is a Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation. He has served as a President of the Montgomery County Bar Association and a member of the State Bar Regional Ethics Committee.

Gerald Creighton has served the Conroe community in numerous organizations, including serving as a Trustee for the Conroe Independent School District for fifteen years. Integration of all Conroe public schools occurred during Gerald’s years serving as a C.I.S.D. Trustee. His service to the Montgomery County community has been recognized by the Conroe Independent School District by naming a school in his honor. He has served in various positions with his church, First Baptist Conroe, where he has been a member since 1938. Gerald has also served on the Board of Directors of Allied Conroe Bank, Old Republic Title Company, and the Montgomery County Community Foundation. He has also been a past member of the Kiwanis Club of Conroe.

Gerald Creighton and wife, Janet, have two children, Janna Hoke and G. Mark Creighton, a partner in the law firm. He has four grandchildren.

Conroe High School                1948
University of Texas, B.A.         1951            Austin, Texas
University of Texas, L.L.B.      1954            Austin, Texas


  • Texas State Bar Association – licensed in 1953
  • Montgomery County Bar Association
  • Texas Bar Foundation – Life Fellow
  • American Bar Association