Curtis W. Martin

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Curtis W. Martin


Houston, TX

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"Deeply immersed in the evolving issues that impact the construction industry, our legal teams are often among the first to know of developments that may impact our clients’ businesses."




State of Texas

State of Georgia

United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas

United States Court of Federal Claims

Texas Board of Legal Specialization: Board Certified – Construction Law


Associated General Contractors Texas Building Branch (Legal Committee)

National Associated General Contractors Risk Management Committee (2004-2011)

Associated General Contractors of Texas (Legislative Drafting Committee)

Spring Branch Independent School District (Former Chair or Co-Chair of SBISD's Long Range Facilities Planning Committee, Bond Committee, and Bond Oversight Committee)

American Arbitration Association Panel of Neutrals (Member of AAA's Large Complex Construction Case Panel)

Houston Contractors Association (former Member of Board of Directors, Education Committee Chair)

Texas Bar Foundation

Construction Lawyers Society of America (Fellow)

Education & Courses

Duke University, B.A., cum laude

Harvard Law School, J.D.

Awards & Recognitions

Chambers USA, Construction Law, Texas, 2018-2023

Texas Super Lawyers, 2014-2023

Best Lawyers, “Lawyer of the Year” - Houston, 2023

Best Lawyers, 2015-2024

Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rated

Publications & Presentations

“Waiving Consequential Damages— What Could Go Wrong?,” ConsensusDocs, February 2024 (Co-Author)

“New Legislation’s Real-World Effects on Contractors,” 2023 AGC-TBB Annual Convention, June 2023 (Speaker)

“How Legislative Changes in 2021 Are Impacting Contractors in 2022,” CFMA Lone Star Conference, October 2022 (Speaker)

“Resolving Delay Claims in Real Time,” Houston Contractors Association’s Education Committee Webinar, April 2021

“The Texas Storm - Guidance for Contractors,” P&A Client Alert, February 2021

“Construction 101: Session 2 - An Overview of Texas Construction Law,” Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) and Peckar & Abramson Joint Seminar, September 2020

“COVID-19 Forum: A Series on Managing Risk in Unprecedented Time,” P&A Webinar, March 2020