Christopher Martin Partner




Christopher Martin is a civil litigator who focuses his practice on professional liability defense of lawyers and insurance agents, complex tort and general liability cases, commercial transportation cases, insurance coverage matters, product liability cases, commercial disputes, employment discrimination claims and construction site/labor law matters. He also is well versed in handling e-discovery and appellate matters. Chris has significant experience handling cases from pre-litigation investigations to case inception through appeals in state and federal courts. He has appeared in supreme courts in 43 of the 62 counties throughout New York State, including those in the metropolitan New York City area, and in federal courts throughout upstate New York. Chris also frequently handles matters pending before various administrative agencies, including the Division of Human Rights. Chris’s clients include lawyers, law firms, insurance agents and agencies; corporations; property owners and managers; product manufacturers and distributors, including food and drug providers; insurance companies; contractors; and employers of all types.

Chris prides himself on being a formidable adversary and zealous advocate on behalf of clients, while maintaining amicable working relationships with opposing counsel. Similarly, Chris strongly believes that good client relationships revolve around frequent and frank communication throughout the litigation process.