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Lawrence J. West




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Larry is a founding partner of West Mermis PLLC who is known for his proven courtroom experience in construction and commercial litigation. He has tried cases throughout the State of Texas. For more than thirty years, Larry has successfully represented general contractors, subcontractors, manufacturers, developers, insurance companies, owners and individuals in complex commercial litigation, construction defect litigation, business litigation, insurance defense and worksite accidents. 

Larry has been routinely recognized in multiple industry publications including Martindale-Hubbell, The Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers.

Larry is a frequent speaker on risk shifting provisions in commercial contracts, business litigation and construction litigation topics. He is very active in the Houston legal community, and with the University of Texas. Larry currently serves as the Firm’s managing partner.

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