Houston Construction Lawyer, Arbitrator and Mediator

Cannon Law Firm PLLC provides construction legal services to owners, general contractors, subcontractors and material suppliers in Houston and throughout Texas.

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Experienced Construction Law Firm


Over 25 Years of Construction Law Experience


Sound Advice in All Aspects of Construction Contract Drafting and Negotiations


Seasoned Construction and Real Estate Trial Lawyer


Trusted Construction Arbitrator and Mediator

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Clayton C. Cannon – Houston Construction Lawyer

Clayton C. Cannon

Clayton Cannon has been recognized as a leader in construction law in Houston for years. In fact, Clayton was honored to be named the 2016 Houston Construction Litigation Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers.

What our clients are saying:

Clayton is an outstanding attorney.  He is an integral part of our legal team.  We have come to rely on him for his strategic legal sense and ability to turn complex issues into simple business practicalities. He responds quickly and is thorough.  Most importantly, he gives practical advice.  I have worked with Clayton for over 20 years and have never been disappointed with the outcome of all of our legal issues we have handled with him.


Al Duran

President of Packwell, Inc

Who do we represent?

Owners and Developers Houston


Material Suppliers Houston

Material Suppliers

Subcontractors Houston


Design Professionals Houston

Design Professionals

General Contractors

General Contractors

Transportation Houston


Frequently Asked Questions

What is construction law?

The term “construction law” can mean many things. Experienced construction lawyers regularly deal with matters related to construction contracts, real estate transactions, surety bonds, lien claims, construction defect claims, architect and engineering design defect claims and local building code requirements. Construction law touches everyone related to the construction industry, including developers, general contractors, subcontractors, surveyors, architects, engineers, building produce manufacturers and suppliers, inspectors and lenders.

Why do I need a construction lawyer?

It is important for you to be able to rely on a lawyer who is well-versed in construction law for your legal needs in the construction industry. A lawyer who is experienced in the multitude of standard construction contracts can be of great help in negotiating the issues that are critical to your success in any construction project. Should problems arise during a project, your lawyer should be able to quickly understand the issue, whether it be a delay claim, objections to a change order, pay application requirements, workmanship and warranty claims or any other problem that are typical to the industry.