Kelly A. Martinez

Martinez, KellyMs. Kelly Martinez is the Legal Director of the Missouri Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence (MCADSV). She received her B.A. degree from Missouri State University and her J.D. degree from the University of Missouri – Columbia. Ms. Martinez trains and provides technical assistance to advocates, lawyers, program administrators and community partners throughout the state about legal issues relating to domestic and sexual violence. Ms. Martinez is also a significant contributor to MCADSV’s legal publications. Prior to working at MCADSV, she worked at Legal Aid of Western Missouri, where she represented survivors of domestic and sexual violence in obtaining Orders of Protection and in family law cases. She currently serves on the Committee on Access to Family Courts.