Lynn Kelly has practiced law in North Texas since 1989 and has represented clients in more than 130 jury trials. After beginning her career as a prosecutor in Dallas County District Attorney’s Office, she handled and eventually supervised litigation matters for the North Texas division of a major insurance carrier. In addition to several years of private law firm experience, Lynn was in-house counsel with a Fort Worth-based Fortune 500 corporate legal department.
A native Texan, Lynn is a graduate of Abilene Christian University and of Pepperdine University School of Law. She was recently selected by her peers for the ninth time to the annual “Top Attorneys” list in Fort Worth, Texas magazine and selected in 2014 as a “Power Attorney” by Fort Worth Business Press.
Lynn’s practice focuses on:
- EMPLOYMENT LAW FOR EMPLOYERS- Advice and counsel on personnel matters, drafting/reviewing of policies, managing employer-employee disputes, terminations, contracts, pay issues, reviewing and negotiating contracts, representation in EEOC, TWC administrative hearings and overtime pay matters
- EMPLOYMENT LAW FOR EMPLOYEES – Review, advice and counsel on employment agreements; severance agreements; non-compete agreements; repayment of training agreements
- CIVIL LITIGATION – Defending lawsuits in Texas state courts regarding business and employment law issues
Fort Worth, Texas Magazine Top Attorneys 2014
Lynn has been selected by her peers as a Fort Worth, Texas Magazine “Top Attorney” eight times, including being honored in two categories on the 2014 list: Employment Law and Civil Litigation.
Fort Worth Business Press Honors Local Attorneys
Lynn was recognized by as a “Power Attorney” in Oct. 2014.
Click to hear Lynn’s interview on The Texas Business Update with John Criswell on radio station KLIF 570AM about how small business can benefit from Alternative Dispute Resolution.