Michael B. Martin

PHONE: 619 231-8802
FAX: 619 233-6039

martinMichael Martin graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 1984 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Studies, with distinction. He obtained his Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law in 1987.

Upon completion of a Judicial Internship with the San Diego Superior Court in 1987, Mr. Martin returned to Las Vegas to begin his legal career practicing civil litigation with the firm of Mahan and Ellis. In 1990 he returned to San Diego to join the firm and became a partner in 1997. Mr. Martin is admitted to practice before all the courts of the State of California, and all of the United States District Courts in California, the District of Nevada, and the United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.



  • All California State Courts
  • All Federal District Courts of California
  • The District of Nevada
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit


  • B.A., Communication Studies, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 1984
  • J.D., California Western School of Law, 1987


  • Member, San Diego Defense Lawyers
  • Member, Association of Southern California Defense Counsel
  • Member, San Diego County and California Bar Associations
  • Member, Clark County and Nevada Bar Associations