Harris County Construction Attorney

Ensuring Your Case Runs as Smoothly & Efficiently as Possible

The attorneys at Germer PLLC would be happy to guide you through your construction-related legal matters. Our legal team is equipped with insight to advise you on results-based decisions for all aspects of your case. Attorney John J. Patout Jr. provides counsel for a variety of proceedings, from contract negotiations and regulatory procedures to insurance coverage problems and defect claims.

Our firm is committed to lending our legal experience on behalf of property owners, developers, contractors, designers, and subcontractors across the city of Houston. Our level of representation supersedes the standards of legal excellence. The approach we take to construction law keeps our clients’ goals and best interests first.

The Construction Law Firm You Can Trust

What Makes Us Stand Out?
  • Experienced Advocacy

    Our founding attorney can execute your entire construction case from A-through-Z.

  • Personalized Service

    Every client represented by our firm receives Attorney John J. Patout Jr.'s undivided attention.

  • AV® Preeminent Rated

    Even Martindale-Hubbell recognizes our firm's high-ranking stance in the legal sphere.

  • Serving All of Houston

    Our founding attorney handles legal matters for clients throughout the state of Texas.

John J. Patout Jr. Can Handle
All Aspects of Your Construction Case

Place Your Legal Matters in Trusted Hands
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I Know This City
And I Know the Law

Meet Attorney John J. Patout Jr.

Germer PLLC possesses one of the most seasoned construction attorneys in the Greater Houston area: Attorney John J. Patout Jr. He is notably one of the elite few lawyers to be named as both an AV® Preeminent Attorney and a Texas Monthly Super Lawyer “Rising Star.

Attorney John J. Patout Jr. devotes 100% of his efforts toward construction, development, and real estate law. He puts personalized attention towards every case, navigating clients through all stages of their project from acquisition to development, and every stage of their case from negotiation / mediation to litigation / arbitration. His abilities have helped small businesses, and even Fortune 500 corporations come out on top.

A Texas Rising Star in the Legal Community

Proof That We Rise to the Occasion for Legal Excellence

Our attorney has earned many prestigious awards throughout his years in practice. Among his many accomplishments include an AV® Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell, demonstrating his undeniable legal abilities in construction and real estate law.
  • Fort Bend County Bar Association
  • Houston Bar Association, Construction Law Section
  • Texas Bar Association, Construction Law Section
  • “Rising Star” as published in Fort Bend Business Journal – 2014
  • “Top Lawyers” as published in Houstonia Magazine – 2016
  • “Texas Rising Star” as published in Texas Monthly Magazine – 201
  • Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review: AV® Preeminent™ – 2016
Place your construction legal matters in proven and capable hands.
Call (713) 364-0288, or fill out our online contact form to connect with Attorney John J. Patout Jr.

The Opinions that Matter Most

Hear What Past Clients Have to Say
  • “John was professional and handled my circumstances with care.”
  • “Highly recommend, specially for business owners.”