B. Lee Wertz, JR.

B. Lee Wertz, Jr.


Contact Info

Munsch Hardt
700 Milam St, Suite 2700
Houston, TX 77002-2806



Lee Wertz is a shareholder in the Business Litigation section of Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr. He is a trial lawyer with broad experience, ranging from catastrophic personal injury cases to complex commercial litigation from inception through jury verdict. He represents plaintiffs and defendants in all aspects of complex and sophisticated commercial and general civil litigation and arbitrations, focusing on the transportation, construction, oil and gas, insurance, and waste industries. These cases involve insurance coverage, breach of contract, fraud, indemnity, trade secrets, noncompete agreements, Deceptive Trade Practices Consumer Protection Act and Uniform Commercial Code, as well as defense of serious injury and wrongful death claims.

Mr. Wertz was awarded an “AV Preeminent” rating, signifying the highest accolade an attorney can receive for legal ability and adherence to professional standards of conduct, ethics, reliability, and diligence by the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings.

He also is a frequent speaker and author on litigation and insurance issues and has published articles on indemnity and anti-indemnity statutes in the construction and energy sectors in The Texas Construction Journal and Corporate Counsel Review.

Mr. Wertz is a graduate of Baylor School of Law.