Larry Griffis

Senior Consultant/Structures

Practice Areas

Larry specializes in structural engineering, particularly in the design of long-span roof structures, high-rise buildings, composite steel and concrete systems, wind engineering, and retractable roof stadiums and ballparks. He is licensed in Texas and Florida.


With over 50 years of experience, Larry has contributed structural design to more than 80 major buildings across the U.S. and internationally. He has authored/contributed to U.S. wind standard building codes and has led projects that have received numerous awards.


B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
M.S., Civil Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin


  • Civil and Architectural Engineering Outstanding Alumni Award recipient, The University of Texas

  • Kimbrough Award, American Institute of Steel Construction

  • Lifetime Achievement Award, American Institute of Steel Construction

  • Inductee into the National Academy of Engineering

  • Structural Engineering Institute, Awarded to Fellow