THOMAS A. MARTIN

Partner
Chair of Litigation Practice
Counsel to the Firm

tmartin@putneylaw.com
(212) 682-0020

Admissions

New York
New Jersey

United States Supreme Court

United States Court of Appeals for the
Second and Third Circuits

United States District Courts for the
Southern, Eastern, Northern, and Western Districts of New York
District of New Jersey
District of Connecticut
Eastern District of Michigan

Education

Law School: Columbia University School of Law
Honors/Activities: Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar

Undergraduate: Tufts University

Biography

THOMAS A. MARTIN is a former homicide prosecutor with the Kings County (New York) District Attorney’s office and is a nationally recognized trial attorney. He was also coordinator of the New York City Arson Strike Force. Since leaving government service, Mr. Martin has concentrated his practice on a broad spectrum of litigation including commercial litigation, insurance law and insurance coverage, construction, director’s & officer’s liability, general liability, workers compensation and the defense of product manufacturers. Throughout his career, Mr. Martin has tried dozens of criminal and civil cases to successful verdicts before full juries.

Mr. Martin has been relied on for his insight and expertise derived from his extensive actual trial experience in both the Federal and State courts. Clients trust Mr. Martin’s pragmatic approach to litigation, with the confidence of knowing they will be zealously represented at trial should the matter need to be presented a jury.

Mr. Martin has extensive experience in the handling of all aspects of the civil litigation process, including substantive motions, trials and appeals in the state and federal courts and various administrative tribunals in both New York and New Jersey and in jurisdictions as varied as California and Michigan. Member, New York State Bar Association, (Sections on Commercial Litigation and Negligence Compensation and Insurance Law), New Jersey State Bar Association.

Community Service/Nonprofits

Past Board Member:
St. Paul’s Paterson Community Development Corporation
Parlance Chamber Concerts

Awards

Super Lawyers – New York

Super Lawyers – New Jersey