Lawrence Pratt's

Practice Areas:

Commercial Litigation
Construction Litigation
Trucking Litigation 
Premises & Auto Liability
Employment Law

Larry Pratt practices in the areas of commercial litigation including construction, trucking, premises liability, auto liability, errors and omissions, municipality defense, employment and appellate work. Before joining Fox Smith, LLC, Larry practiced at mid-sized regional defense firms in their St. Louis offices. Prior to private practice, Larry was an Assistant Circuit Attorney in the Fraud Division for the City of St. Louis, Missouri where he investigated and prosecuted construction fraud and deed claims on behalf of the State of Missouri.

Larry has published articles in the Missouri Lawyers Weekly and Midwest In-House. His clients include municipalities, construction companies, entertainment venues, non-profit organizations and national corporations.


  • Missouri
  • Illinois
  • Federal District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri
  • Federal District Court for the Southern and Northern Districts of Illinois


  • Washington University, JD - 1992
  • Brigham Young University, BA - 1987


  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis Illinois Bar Association
  • Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers Defense Research Institute
  • International Risk Management Institute American Bar Association