Joshua W. Mermis


Mr. Mermis has broad experience in litigation, with a focus on construction, energy, product liability and business law. Mr. Mermis has extensive trial experience conducting jury and bench trials, as well as arbitrations, from homeowner claims to multimillion commercial projects throughout Texas. He represents domestic and international companies including developers, general contractors, subcontractors, product and equipment manufacturers, and business owners.

In addition to his litigation practice, Mr. Mermis counsels clients on general business issues including contracts, leases, construction-related agreements, master service agreements, liens, and employment issues.

Mr. Mermis is actively involved in the construction industry and the community, currently serving as the Chair of the Houston Bar Association’s Construction Law Section. He is also a frequent speaker and author on a variety of topics concerning the construction and energy industries.



P: 713.255.3544


University of Texas School of Law, J.D. 2002

University of Kansas, B.A. 1999


State of Texas

United States District Court, Southern District of Texas

United States District Court, Western District of Texas

United States District Court, Northern District of Texas

United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas


Construction, Energy, Product Liability, Commercial, Premises Liability, Employment, Real Estate


Super Lawyer – Rising Star, since 2010

Top Lawyer in H Texas Magazine & Houstonia Magazine