Donald Hamilton Kidd

Houston, Texas
Experience: 25 years
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About Donald Hamilton Kidd

Donald H. Kidd has over 20 years of legal experience and has been named a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, a distinction granted to less than 10% of lawyers. When not in the office, Mr. Kidd very much enjoys golfing. He is an active member of Chapelwood United Methodist Church and has one son and one daughter with his beautiful wife, Tammy.

Practice Areas

  • Asbestos & Mesothelioma
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • New MexicoSince 2016
  • TexasSince 1992
  • 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Experience

  • Partner Perdue & Kidd 2008 - Current
  • Senior Trial Lawyer Jim S. Adler & Associates 1997 - 2008
  • Associate Fulbright & Jaworski, LLP 1992 - 1996

Education

  • South Texas College Of Law Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.) 1991
  • University of Texas - Austin B.B.A. (1984) 1984

Awards

  • Texas Super Lawyer Texas Monthly Magazine 2014
  • Texas Super Lawyer Texas Monthly Magazine 2013
  • Texas Super Lawyer Texas Monthly Magazine 2012
  • Texas Super Lawyer Texas Monthly Magazine 2011
  • Texas Super Lawyer Texas Monthly Magazine 2010
  • Texas Super Lawyer Texas Monthly Magazine 2009
  • Best Lawyers for the People H Texas Magazine 2009
  • Texas Super Lawyer Texas Monthly Magazine 2008
  • Best Lawyers for the People H Texas Magazine 2008
  • Texas Super Lawyer Texas Monthly Magazine 2007
  • Best Lawyers for the People H Texas Magazine 2007
  • Texas Super Lawyer Texas Monthly Magazine 2006
  • Best Lawyers for the People H Texas Magazine 2006
  • Texas Super Lawyer Texas Monthly Magazine 2005
  • Texas Super Lawyer Texas Monthly Magazine 2004
  • "AV Pre-eminent" Martindale-Hubble
  • Life Fellow Houston Bar Foundation
  • Life Fellow Texas Bar Foundation

Professional Association

  • Trial Advocates - ABOTA #206961 Member Current
  • The Million Dollar Advocates Forum #206962 Member Current
  • American Association of Justice #206963 Member Current
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association #206964 Past Vice President of Communications Current
  • Houston Bar Association #206965 Member 1992 - Current
  • Texas Board of Legal Specialization Personal Injury Trial Exam Committee #206966 Former Member 2009 - 2015
  • Houston Trial Lawyers Association #206967 President 2008 - 2009
  • State Bar Grievance Committee #206968 Past Panel Chair 1996 - 1999

Speaking Engagements

  • Deposition Checklists for Plaintiffs Automobile Injury Conference, Houston, TX April 1, 2000 South Texas College of Law
  • Screening Car Wreck Cases Automobile Injury Conference, Houston, TX March 1, 2001 South Texas College of Law
  • Getting Key Documents in Personal Injury Cases Document Management and Production, Houston, TX July 1, 2001 Lorman Education Services
  • Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage in Texas Advanced Personal Injury Course, San Antonio, TX August 1, 2001 State Bar of Texas
  • Blunders and Brilliant Strategies at Trial Automobile Injury Conference, Houston, TX March 1, 2003 South Texas College of Law
  • Negating Defense Themes in Low Impact Collision Cases Car Wrecks Seminar, Dallas, TX December 1, 2003 Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • How to Avoid Mistakes at Trial Automobile Injury Conference, Houston, TX March 1, 2004 South Texas College of Law
  • Evaluating Potential Cases: Asking the Right Questions The Car Crash Seminar December 16, 2004 University of Texas School of Law
  • How to Avoid Mistakes at Trial Automobile Injury Conference, Houston, TX March 4, 2005 South Texas College of Law
  • Auto Wreck Discovery and Depositions The Car Crash Seminar December 15, 2005 University of Texas School of Law
  • Effective and Efficient Case Resolution - A Common Goal Bernays Seminar for the Insurance Industry February 6, 2006 Touchstone
  • Auto Insurance In Texas: Uninsured, Underinsured and Accident Litigation Lorman Education Services, Houston, TX March 31, 2006 Lorman Education Services
  • Efficient and Effective Prosecution Strategies Maximizing Your Case Recovery, Houston, TX April 7, 2006 Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Investigation and Discovery Automobile Injury Conference, Houston, TX May 5, 2006 University of Texas School of Law
  • Evaluating Potential Cases: Asking the Right Questions The Car Crash Seminar, Austin, TX June 7, 2007 University of Texas School of Law
  • Evaluating Car Wreck Cases Houston Bar Association, Houston, TX November 16, 2007 Houston Bar Association
  • Dealing with Clients and Managing their Expectations Personal Injury Conference, Austin, TX April 11, 2008 South Texas College of Law
  • Dealing with Clients and Managing their Expectations Advanced Personal Injury Seminar, Austin, TX April 30, 2008 Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Practical Considerations in Pre-Suit Handling Advocates Luncheon, Houston, TX June 25, 2008 Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • To File Suit or Not to File Suit, Practical Considerations in Pre-Suit Case Handling The Car Crash Seminar, Austin, TX August 14, 2008 University of Texas School of Law
  • Demonstration: Direct and Cross Examination of a Medical Expert 2008 Experts Institute, Houston, TX September 26, 2008 Houston Bar Association
  • To File Suit or Not to File Suit, Practical Considerations in Pre-Suit Case Handling The Car Crash Seminar, Austin, TX August 6, 2009 University of Texas School of Law
  • How to Not Try Your Case Twice - Be Careful What You Ask For Car Wreck Seminar, Austin, TX December 3, 2009 Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • How to Not Try Your Case Twice - Be Careful What You Ask For Road Rules: A Crash Course Car Wreck Seminar, Houston, TX March 24, 2010 Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • To File Suit or Not to File Suit, Practical Considerations in Pre-Suit Case Handling The Car Crash Seminar, Austin, TX August 19, 2010 University of Texas School of Law
  • To File Suit or Not to File Suit, Practical Considerations in Pre-Suit Case Handling Road Rules: A Crash Course Car Wreck Seminar, Houston, TX March 29, 2011 Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Haygood v. Escabedo: More Questions than Answers Harris County District Judges Annual CLE August 8, 2011 Harris County
  • Distracted Driving The Car Crash Seminar, Austin, TX August 18, 2011 University of Texas School of Law
  • Digging Deeper to Maximize Value in 18 Wheeler Cases Texas Trial Lawyers Association Advanced Personal Injury Seminar, Houston, TX December 1, 2011 Texas Trial Lawyers Association

Certifications

  • Personal Injury Trial Law Texas Board Of Legal Specialization

Address

510 Bering Drive, Suite 550
Houston
Houston, TX 77057 USA

Telephone: (713) 520-2500
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