Keely A. Perdue was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada and attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas where she obtained a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science in 2012. After being offered an academic scholarship to attend the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Ms. Perdue obtained her Juris Doctorate in 2015. As an undergraduate and law student, Ms. Perdue performed two externships with the United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Tennessee. During law school, Ms. Perdue served as an Articles Editor for the UNLV Gaming Law Journal and a Research Assistant to Professor Mary Berkheiser. Ms. Perdue also worked as a Student Attorney for the Thomas and Mack Legal Clinic, counseling applicants seeking asylum and representing them during their United States Citizenship and Immigration Services interview.
Ms. Perdue began working at Christiansen Law Offices as a law clerk in 2014 while attending law school. Upon admission to the State Bar of Nevada, Ms. Perdue was promoted to Associate Attorney
Outside of the office, Ms. Perdue enjoys spending time with family and friends, working out, and snowboarding.
Areas of Practice
- Personal Injury
- Medical Malpractice
- Criminal Defense
- Nevada, 2016
- William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada
- Honors: Dean’s List
- Law Journal: UNLV Gaming Law Journal, Articles Editor, 2013 – 2015
- University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada
- B.A. – 2012
- Major: Political Science
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Nevada Justice Association, Member, 2016 – Present