Dallas City Attorney

General Counsel Division
Criminal Law and Police Section
Michelle Buendia joined the Dallas City Attorney's office in 2007.  Her practice focuses on advising the Dallas Police Department.

Education

  • St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, Texas B.A. in English Literature, 2003
  • Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas J.D., 2006

Affiliations & Activities

  • Admitted to the State Bar of Texas, November 2006

Prior Experience

  • Southern Methodist Child Advocacy Clinic, Student Attorney, Spring 2006
  • City of Dallas, Municipal Court Prosecutor, 2007 - 2008
  • Denton County District Attorney’s Office, County Prosecutor, 2011
  • City of Dallas, Community Prosecutor (cross designated Dallas County Prosecutor), 2008-2015