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  1. Litigation: 50%
    21 years
  2. Personal Injury: 50%
    21 years

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  • Bruce H. Clark

    I've known Brooks for several years both as opposing counsel in a lawsuit and as a mediator. Brooks is an exceptional attorney. He is smart, diligent and professional. I strongly endorse Brooks as a personal injury litigation attorney.


    Bruce Clark Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Andrew Saul Traub

    I endorse this lawyer. Brooks is a great guy and totally ethical. He works hard for his clients and leaves no stone un-turned in his pursuit for justice.


    Andrew Traub Car accident Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199507/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Austin Under Forty Awards --- Law finalistAustin Under Forty2009
Judge Joe Hart AwardVolunteer Legal Services of Central Texas2008
AV ratedMartindale-Hubbell2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerPerlmutter & Schuelke, LLP1995 - Present
Instructor --- Fall Litigation InstituteUniversity of Texas School of Law2009 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Austin District Of the United Methodist ChurchDistrict Lay Leader2010 - Present
Austin Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationMembership CommitteeN/A
Capital Area Trial Lawyers AssociationExecutive CommitteeN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Texas Trial Lawyers' AssociationMemberN/A
Capital Area Trial Lawyers AssociationPresident2013 - 2014
Capital Area Trial Lawyers AssociationVice-President2012 - 2013
Capital Area Trial Lawyers AssociationTreasurer2011 - 2012
Publication nameTitleDate
Journal of Texas Insurance LawUninsured/Underinsured Motorist Claims After Brainard2011
Word Association PublishersHolding Wrongdoers Accountable: Avoiding Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Texas Accident Claim2010
Texas Young Lawyer's AssociationA Guide To The Texas Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act (editor)2000
State Bar of Texas Consumer Law SectionNotice: Traps, Tricks, Ethics & Class Actions1998
State Bar of Texas Consumer SectionWinning Legal Strategies Under the 1995 DTPA Amendments1995
Texas LawyerDeceptive Trade Practices Act: Consumers Now Face Higher Hurdles1995
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of TexasBusiness Honors Program/FinanceOther - Bachelors1992
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Hays County Bar AssociationAvoiding Legal Malpractice Claims2016
Permian Basin Trial Lawyers AssociationiPad in Trial2015
Capital Area Trial Lawyers AssociationUnderinsured Motorist Update - Panel Q&A2015
Capital Area Trial Lawyers AssociationBeaten, Broken, but Unbowed2015
State Bar of Texas Advanced Insurance LawUM/UIM Claims After Brainard2012
Basics of Auto Accident LawBasics of Auto Accident Law2012
Legal Ethics For Everyday PracticeHow To Avoid Being The Target of A Legal Malpractice Claim2011
National Business InstituteLegal Ethics: Malpractice Prevention and Conflicts of Interest2010
Legal Ethics 2010Avoiding Legal Malpractice Claims2010
Capital Area Trial Lawyers' AssociationUninsured/Underinsured Motorist Claims After Brainard2010
Solo Practice University --- Faculty MemberProsecuting and Defending (and avoiding) Legal Malpractice Claims2009
National Business InstituteLegal Ethics 101: Malpractice Prevention2009
El Paso Trial Lawyers' AssociationUninsured/Underinsured Motorist Claims After Brainard2009
Austin Bar AssociationLegal Malpractice Basics2008