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2200 Ross Avenue
Suite 3700
Dallas, TX 75201

TransWestern Tower
1900 West Loop South
Suite 1000
Houston, TX 77027

2705 Bee Caves Road
Suite 220
Austin, TX 78746

San Diego
101 W. Broadway
Suite 2000
San Diego, CA 92101

Los Angeles
633 West Fifth Street
52nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071


J.D., cum laude, University of San Diego School of Law

B.A., Biochemistry/Cell Biology, University of California, San Diego


AV® Preeminent™,

Super Lawyers® distinction in the fields of Construction Litigation: Business, Business Litigation, and Professional Liability: Defense (2008-2019)

Best Lawyers in America® distinction in Litigation - Construction (2024)


Keith Cramer is a senior partner at GRSM and co-chairs the National Construction Practice Group. He has a diverse national practice representing and counseling major U.S. and foreign businesses and individuals in a wide variety of commercial and construction disputes, product liability, contract negotiation, intellectual property, risk management, and complex litigation in state and federal courts, before arbitration panels, and before administrative agencies.

Keith has represented a wide range of individuals and business entities in his practice at GRSM. He has been national coordinating and trial counsel for clients with mass product liability litigation throughout the United States. He has been retained as an expert on liability and damages regarding construction of a multi-billion dollar refinery project. He has extensive experience with commercial litigation, professional liability, contract negotiation, product liability, downhole oil well failures, and oil and gas pipeline claims. His construction practice includes construction and design litigation, architects & engineers, delay and disruption, and surety and liens. He has represented owners, developers, design professionals, and contractors on numerous public and private projects, and regularly conducts dispute avoidance counseling. He has also defended medical device manufacturers in product liability litigation.

Keith has received multiple Super Lawyers® and Top Attorney distinctions, and is a registered patent attorney with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. His expertise includes all aspects of intellectual property including patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, licensing and complex commercial litigation.

Keith has been involved in complex litigation on behalf of his clients in California, Nevada, Texas, Oklahoma and multiple other states. He has advised clients on dispute resolution, claim avoidance, insurance (including OCIP/Wrap policies) and a wide variety of other legal issues.


  • California
  • Nevada
  • Texas
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
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