Karalynn Cromeens

Construction Attorney

Industry Mentor

Karalynn goes the extra mile to protect the thousands of clients she’s represented, and serves as a mentor and leader to her employees at The Cromeens Law Firm, PLLC, the company she founded in 2006.

Published Author

Karalynn has penned two books: the Amazon bestseller Quit Getting Screwed: Understanding and Negotiating the Subcontract, and Quit Getting Stiffed: A Texas Contractor’s Guide to Collections and Lien Rights, which was published in 2021.

Seasoned Educator

Karalynn created The Subcontractor Institute, an educational platform that provides subcontractors with free legal information and resources, to inform those working in the trades how to advocate for themselves and their rights.

Bio

Karalynn Cromeens is the owner and managing partner of The Cromeens Law Firm, PLLC, in Houston. She received a bachelor of science degree in criminal justice from Carroll College and a law degree from South Texas College of Law. In 2020, she published her first book, Quit Getting Screwed: Understanding and Negotiating the Subcontract (Lioncrest Publishing). In 2021, she launched the informative “Quit Getting Screwed” podcast and The Subcontractor Institute, an affordable contract review & lien and collections service for tradespeople nationwide. Her follow-up to Quit Getting Screwed, Quit Getting Stiffed: A Texas Contractor’s Guide to Collections and Lien Rights, published in September of 2021 (Lioncrest Publishing) went bestseller in under 24 hours.  

“Building things is an honorable way to make a living, but you must learn how to protect your work to ensure the well-being of your employees, your family, your finances, and your freedom.”

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