Kelly N. Stamy

Kelly N. Stamy

Senior Associate

Collections and Lien Lawyer - Kelly N. Stamy

Kelly Stamy’s practice focuses on advocating for general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and owners on a variety of construction related issues including: construction defects, contract termination, mechanic’s liens, performance and payment bonds, breach of contract disputes, and collections matters through litigation and alternative dispute resolution.

Areas of Practice

  • Construction
  • Litigation
  • Collections

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas

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
  • Represented suppliers and subcontractors in collecting unpaid amounts through breach of contract lawsuits and foreclosures on perfected mechanic’s liens
  • Represented a general contractor to remove and settle liens filed on multiple properties by multiple subcontractors
  • Represented homeowners in disputes against homebuilder regarding construction defects on their home
  • Reviewed and negotiated subcontract terms on behalf of subcontractor clients for construction projects both large and small
  • Reviewed business’s pay practices to ensure compliance with state and federal laws.


  • South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas
    • J.D. – 2015
    • Certified Mediator, Fall 2014
  • Houston Baptist University, Houston, Texas
    • B.A., cum laude – 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas, Construction Law Section
  • Houston Bar Association, Construction Law Section
  • American Subcontractors Association, Houston Chapter

Speeches and Publications

Common Safety Terms in Construction Contracts, 2020

Safety Statutes Outside of Your Contract You Need to be Aware of, 2020

Building Worker Safety into Your Practices, 2020

The Relationship Between Worker Safety and Indemnification Clauses, 2020

Plan, Prepare, and Respond to Coronavirus! 2020

How To Protect Your Business in a Post-Coronavirus World, 5/21/2020

Safety Terms Webinar, 5/20/2020