Phone: 281-491-1300        SugarLaw@LarryHarrison.com
Attorney's Profile
Larry W. Harrison - Biography
PERSONAL INFORMATION:
  • Born: 1950, Bay City, Texas
  • Married with one son
  • Licensed to practice law in Texas - 1975
  • EDUCATION:
  • St. Mary's School of Law (San Antonio) - 1975
  • Dean's List
  • Associate Editor - St. Mary's Law Journal
  • Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities
  • Lamar University BBA Accounting - 1972
  • TEXAS BOARD OF LEGAL SPECIALIZATION:
  • Board Certified Personal Injury Trial Law - 1988 and recertified in 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013
  • Martindale-Hubbell "AV Preeminent" Rating:
    An AV Rating shows that a lawyer has reached the height of professional excellence. He or she has usually practiced law for many years, and is recognized for the highest levels of skill and integrity.
    PRIMARY AREAS OF PRACTICE:
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Claims
  • Vehicle Accidents
  • Premises Liability
  • 18-Wheeler Wrecks
  • Defective Products
  • Motorcycle Wrecks
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Wrongful Death
    Listed as Super Lawyer 2008-2015, a Thomson Reuters service, printed in Texas Monthly
    READER'S CHOICE POLL OF THE Fort Bend/Sugar Land Sun: Voted "Best Attorney" 2007 - 2010
    Houston Film Critics Society - Member 2009 - Present
  • Jury Member - Texas Independent Film Award (2014, 2015)
  • Worldfest-Houston International Film Festival - Filmmakers Panel Member (2010,2012) and Member of Selection Committee for "Best Feature Film" (2012)
  • University of Houston (Main Campus) - Guest Lecturer (2010)
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Houston - Film Presenter "Akira Kurosawa Centen-nial" (2010)
  • Panel Member - PBS Presentation of "As Goes Janesville"(2012) at UH Sugar Land
  • Chairman - By-Laws Revision Committee
  • Significant Case Harris County v. Eaton 573 SW 2d. 177 (Tex. 1978). At age 27, successfully argued and won Texas Supreme Court case of First Impression involving the Texas Tort Claims Act.
    PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:
    University of Houston Victoria - Sugar Land Campus
  • Adjunct Professor - Legal Environment of Business and graduate course for MBA students - Legal Aspects of Health Care Administration in the School of Business Admin. 2007-Present
  • Dean's Business Advisory Council 2008 - Present
  • Academy of Legal Studies in Business - Member
  • Alternate Dispute Resolution Section - ALSB
  • Fort Bend County Bar Association
  • President 2006
  • President-Elect 2005
  • Board of Directors 1997, 2005-2007
  • Speaker/Author "Trial Techno Toys...and Techniques" 2004
  • President Fort Bend Lawyers Care 2006-2007 (pro bono)
    Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas (Volunteer Lawyer) 2006
    Fort Bend Lawyers Prayer and Bible Study (1996-present)
    Texas Trial Lawyers Association - Associate Director (1995-1999)
    State Bar College - Member (1987-present)
    State Bar Grievance Committee - Member, District 5A (1996-1999)
    State Bar of Texas - member 1975-present
    Supreme Court of the United States - admitted 1978-present
    Judge - Moot Court Competition South Texas School of Law 2010
    COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS:
  • Christ United Methodist Church, Youth Leader, Chairman Capital Stewardship Campaign, Administrative Board, Board of Trustees, Delegate to Annual Conference. Men's Bible Study, Disciple Bible Study, Precepts Bible Study
  • Man of Manresa - annual three-day silent retreat at Jesuit Retreat Center in Convent, LA. (1994-2008)
  • Walk to Emmaus - Walk #77 Houston Cursillo Center 1993
  • US Army Reserve 1970-1975; Honorable Discharge; Rank: SPC 5 (Basic and AIT Training - Fort Polk, LA)
  • US Practical Shooting Assoc. - Section Coordinator (Houston Area) 98-99; Member 96-present
  • Fort Bend I.S.D. - Education Foundation - Board of Directors(1995-1998) Sugar Land Development Corp. - Ex-officio Member - appointed by Mayor/City Council (1997-1998)
  • First Colony Municipal Utility District No. 3 - Board of Directors, President (1990-1997)
  • Boy Scouts of America - Cub Scout Pack 41 - Chairman (1995-1998)
  • Coach Youth Basketball/Baseball - First Colony Community League
  • Speaker - Clements High School "The Importance of Jury Service" 2009
  • Speaker - Career Day Ft Bend ISD (2000, 2007)
  • Speaker, Boy Scouts - "Citizenship and Government" 2002
  • Speaker, "Coping With Lymphedema" 2002
  • Steering Committee Fort Bend Women's Center Fundraiser 2003
  • Board of Review - Eagle Scout Troop 992 2003
  • Youth work at church
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  • Competition Pistol Matches - USPSA
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  • "NASCAR FAN" at Houston Motor Speedway 2003
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