Carl L. Williams

Carl L. Williams


Collections and Lien Lawyer - Carl L. Williams

Carl’s practice focuses on advocating for credit managers and accounting departments of general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and owners on a variety of commercial and industrial collections related issues including debt collection, creditors’ rights, lien and bond claims and crafting credit guidelines and policy updates. Prior to joining the firm, Carl enjoyed a 23-year career in credit collections in both a corporate and third party capacity, serving most recently as a regional credit manager with Crawford Electric Supply, Inc.  This firsthand knowledge of the industry helps Carl to ensure that clients receive funds and attorneys fees owed to them.

Areas of Practice

  • Construction
  • Collections
  • Bankruptcy

Representative Experience

  • Counsel credit managers on debt collection, creditors’ rights, lien and bond claims and credit policy updates
  • Ongoing representation of contractors and suppliers in obtaining collection of past due accounts

Past Credit Management Experience

  • Regional Credit Manager – Sonepar/Crawford Electric Supply Inc.
  • Credit Manager – CED/Owen Electric Supply/Project Lighting Inc.
  • Commercial Collections – Greenberg, Grant and Richards
  • Commercial Collections – Vericore, LLC


  • South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas
    • J.D. – 2019
  • University of Houston, Houston, Texas
    • B.S.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas, Construction Law Section
  • Houston Bar Association, Construction Law Section
  • National Association of Credit Management, Southwest