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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.


Languages spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice areas


  1. Wrongful Death: 24%
    24 years
  2. Personal Injury: 24%
    24 years
  3. Defective Products: 24%
  4. Trucking Accident: 23%
    24 years
  5. Spinal Cord Injury: 5%



Contingent (33-40%)

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  • William M. Stradley

    Don Kidd is a widely-respected advocate. He is personable and excels in explaining legal issues to non-lawyers. I am glad to endorse Don for the work he does for his clients.


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  • Gerard A. Pusch

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Contact info

Perdue & Kidd

510 Bering Drive, Suite 550
Houston, TX, 77057


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199207/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2014
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2013
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2012
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2011
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2010
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2009
Houston's Best Lawyers for the PeopleH Texas Magazine2009
Top Lawyer for the PeopleH Texas Magazine2008
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2008
Houston's Best lawyers for the PeopleH Texas Magazine2008
Houston's Best Lawyers for the PeopleH Texas Magazine2007
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2007
Houston's Best Lawyers for the PeopleH Texas Magazine2006
Houston's Top LawyersH Texas Magazine2006
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2006
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2005
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2004
AV ratedMartindale-Hubbell1997
Invited memberMillion Dollar Advocates ForumN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerPerdue & Kidd, LLP2013 - Present
PartnerPerdue Kidd & Vickery2011 - 2013
PartnerPerdue & Kidd, LLP2008 - 2011
Senior Trial LawyerJim S. Adler & Associates1997 - 2008
AssociateFulbright & Jaworski LLP1992 - 1996
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Board of Trial Advocates (Houston Chapter)Associate2007 - Present
Houston Trial Lawyers AssociationPresident 2008-20091997 - Present
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationVice President of Communications 2005-20071997 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1997 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1992 - Present
Houston Bar AssociationMember1991 - Present
Houston Bar FoundationLife FellowN/A
Texas Bar FoundationLife FellowN/A
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationDirector2000 - 2013
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Herlinda Padron et al v. GSF EnergyJury verdict for my clients of $9,760,000
Reece Peden v. Bravo Motor CarriersConfidential settlement
Windle Robins v. US XpressConfidential settlement
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.) summa cum laudeJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of TexasReal EstateOther - Bachelors1984
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Road Rules: A Crash CourseHow to Avoid Trying Your Case Twice2010
Car Crash SeminarTo File Suit or Not to File Suit2010
Medical Damages SeminarStrategies to Defeat Defense Attacks2009
Car Wrecks SeminarHow to Avoid Trying Your Case Twice2009
Experts Institute: TrialExamination of a Medical Expert2008