NBTA's Houston Chapter is excited to announce its next CLE event. Open to both members and non-members, this 60-minute, SBOT Continuing Legal Education program and social hour will be led by Jim Perdue, Sr., once described as the "king" of Texas medical malpractice lawyers by Forbes magazine.

The event -- set for Sept. 24, from 4:00-6:00 PM -- will be held at Gordon, Arata, McCollam, Duplantis & Egan LLC. McGehee, Chang, Barnes and Landgraf, LP will host the social hour that follows.

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For the past 40 years, Perdue has been a trail blazer in bringing new concepts to the art of jury persuasion. He has spoken before law schools, scientific associations, medical groups, bar associations, trial lawyer organizations and colleges of advocacy, delivering over 400 presentations ranging from the substantive law of malpractice and product liability to the psychology of jury persuasion, trial techniques and strategy.

He has authored texts and treatises on the substantive law of medical malpractice and product liability. The appellate courts of Texas have often cited his books, law review and journal articles. Perdue has been a member of a number of prestigious law associations, such as the Inner Circle of Advocates, the American College of Trial Lawyers, the International Society of Barristers, and the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

In addition to his works provided through Trial Guides, Perdue has published more than 50 journal and law review articles in publications such as Trial and Texas Bar Journal. Perdue is an adjunct professor teaching courses on courtroom storytelling at the University of Houston Law Center and serves Of Counsel to the Houston-based firm of Perdue & Kidd, LLP. 

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