Mr. Perdue was honored by Houstonia Magazine when he was included on its 'Top Lawyers' list for 2013. Mr. Perdue was previously included in Texas Super Lawyers-Rising Stars Edition, in 2010, 2011, and 2012. [Less than 3 percent of lawyers his age are selected for this honor.] It was a tremendous honor to make this list for three straight years. Visit Perduelaw.net to see more about Mr. Perdue.
Mr. Perdue focuses his practice on representing individuals and small businesses. As a business owner, Mr. Perdue understands the burdens placed on you by a legal proceeding. Often a legal proceeding adds unneeded stress and an unnecessary burden to your life. A competent attorney can help alleviate the stress and burden of a legal proceeding by gathering the necessary evidence and respresenting your interests in the matter.
Mr. Perdue will work directly with you to protect your interests. Mr. Perdue will gather the evidence and facts you need for your case. Unfortunately, the failure to act quickly can result in faded memories, lost documents and/or evidence. A diligent work up of your case begins early. You have rights that you must protect. Your decision to act is important.
Mr. Perdue has been in involved in business and licensing cases ranging from the complexities of a False Claims Act lawsuit (‘qui tam’) that alleged the defendants participated in a scheme to collect federal health insurance funds under Medicare through fraudulent billing practices to a licensing revocation proceeding with the Texas Department of State Health Services related to an alleged incident of misconduct filed by a discontented client.
As a litigator, Mr. Perdue has seen some of the worse conduct. Mr. Perdue worked on cases involving patient neglect and even abuse. Mr. Perdue has represented injured individuals ranging from a woman that suffers from quadraparesis as a result of negligent care during a posterior cervical laminectomy and fusion to an individual that suffered head trauma after being struck by a careless driver while riding her bicycle training for the MS 150. Mr. Perdue began his legal career defending large corporations (i.e. TXU Energy and Fluor Corporation) in major plant accidents involving catastrophic injuries to workers. Mr. Perdue brings his years of experience and background in large and complex matters to the table each time he represents his clients.
Whether your case is big or small, simple or complex, it is your case and its important. Mr. Perdue is committed to seeing that all individuals are given the same rights and opportunities that are protected by our laws. You have rights that should be protected. If you have performed your work, your duties you should protect your business and your reputation. If someone has hurt you or your business or failed in his or her duties you may want to hold them accountable.
Joe Perdue earned his Law Degree (‘J.D.’) from South Texas College of Law. While at South Texas College of Law, Mr. Perdue studied International and Environmental Law at the University of Malta. He was licensed to practice in 2002. As a life-long Texan and resident of Houston, Mr. Perdue knows the value of community. Mr. Perdue is proud to be a contributor to local charities and volunteers with Child Advocates as a court appointed advocate to help protect children from abuse and neglect.
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Licensed since 2002
Hourly ($175-300/hour), Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)
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Attorney Perdue exemplifies the very best attributes of an active attorney and a level of professionalism we should all aspire to. Honesty, dedication and a love of the law which means. giving back to others who lack our understanding of the law. The thousands years of combined legal experience of professionals activity participating in forum represent some of the very best of our profession, which is after all, at its base is desire to those in need. This Attorneyâ€™s experience allows to obtain excellent results for his clients. Most importantly, this Attorney is willing to help complete strangers (as is the case in this forum) with legal problem for which we may have some helpful information and thereby demystify the legal process as much as possible. I would recommend this Attorney without any hesitation for all practice areas listed.
Joseph Ostrowski Litigation Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2002||05/02/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Rising Star||Texas Super Lawyers Magazine||2012|
|Rising Star||Texas Super Lawyers Magazine||2011|
|Rising Star||Texas Super Lawyers Magazine||2010|
|Associate||McKinney & Cooper, LLP||2001 - 2003|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Child Advocates||Volunteer Attorney||2011 - Present|
|Texas Trial Lawyers Association||Board of Advocates||2004 - 2006|
|Houston Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2003 - Present|
|Houston Bar Association||Member||2002 - Present|
|State Bar of Texas||Member||2002 - Present|
|Loc Huynh vs. Pinnacle Health Facilities XV, LP d/b/a Woodridge Nursing & Rehabilitation||Confidential Settlement|
|In the Matter of H.D.C. before the Department of State Health Services||agreed order for administrative penalty|
|A. Adame v. Arch Insurance||Mr. Adame was determined to have provided proper notice and suffered a compensable injury. He was awarded worker's compensation benefits.|
|South Texas College of Law||Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)||N/A||2001|
|Southwest Texas State University||Speech||MA - Masters||1997|
|University of Texas||Speech||BS - Bachelor of Science||1994|