Larry Garfield

Larry Garfield

Evanston, IL, United States

Staff Engineer, LegalZoom


Larry Garfield has been building websites since he was a sophomore in high school, which is longer ago than he'd like to admit. Larry is currently a Staff Engineer at LegalZoom. Before that, he was Director of Developer Experience for and a long-time Drupal contributor and consultant, and led the Drupal 8 Web Services initiative that helped transform Drupal into a modern PHP platform. Larry is a member of the PHP-FIG Core Committee, and has authored several books on PHP development including "Thinking Functionally in PHP" and "Exploring PHP 8.0."

Larry holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from DePaul University. He blogs at both and

Larry Garfield is a member of the community since December 2011.

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