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Kelly Madrid


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Assistant City Attorney II
Employment, Pension & Human Resources; Public Safety

Kelly Madrid joined the City Attorney’s Office in 2013. She was responsible for prosecuting violations of the Texas Transportation Code, Fort Worth City Code and Class C misdemeanors arising from the Texas Penal Code. In May 2014, she was promoted to assistant city attorney and served as the Police Department legal advisor. Currently, Madrid represents the city in employment and public safety litigation and advises the Police and Fire departments on employment-related matters.


  • J.D. – Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, Fort Worth, Texas (2013)
    • Texas Wesleyan Journal of Real Property Law, Editor-in-Chief
    • Texas Wesleyan Board of Advocates, Member
  • B.A. – University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California (2007)

Affiliations & Activities

  • Admitted to Practice:
    • Texas
    • United States District Court, Northern District of Texas
    • United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • Tarrant County Bar Association

Publications & Presentations

  • Presentation to Texas Police Chiefs Association 2015 Annual Conference, Galveston, Texas: Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 – Impact of ADA, et seq. on Police Officers

Prior Experience

Before joining the Fort Worth City Attorney’s Office, Kelly Madrid completed internships at the Fort Worth City Attorney’s Office and the Texas Second Court of Appeals. She also was a research assistant for Professor Susan Ayres at Texas Wesleyan University’s School of Law.


200 Texas St.
Fort Worth, TX 76102



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