W. Kelly Puls

W. Kelly Puls

Attorney
Location:
Fort Worth, Texas
Phone:
817-338-1717
Fax:
817-332-1333
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Construction
  • Corporate / Transactional
  • Family
  • Litigation
  • Personal Injury / Torts

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Specialization, 1993
  • Civil Trial Law, National Board of Trial Advocacy

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas

Education

  • California Western School of Law, San Diego, California
    • J.D. - 1986
  • Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas
    • B.F.A. - 1982

Representative Cases

  • Cause No. 95-9248-J, Marshall v. Marshall, in the 191st Judicial District Court, Dallas County, Texas
  • Cause No. 2001-53615, Greenberg v. Belfer, et al., in the 164th Judicial District Court, Harris County, Texas
  • Cause No. H-03-CV-2240, Conseco v. Citigroup, Inc. et al., in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • Cause No. 97-CV-2507, Branca v. First USA Paymentech, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas (a class action suit)
  • Cause No. 96-CV-2258, Zuckerman v. Foxmeyer Health Corp., in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas (a class action suit)
  • Cause No. BC318347, Sandsmark v. America Honda Motor, in the United States District Court for the Central District of California

Honors and Awards

  • Named Super Lawyer in Plaintiff Personal Injury, Texas Monthly
  • Rated AV Preeminent (The Highest Possible Rating) by Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Tarrant County Bar Association, Life Fellow
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of Texas, Member, 1988 - Present
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association, Member
  • Texas Bar Foundation, Life Fellow
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy, Member