John Martin focuses his practice on mass tort and catastrophic injury, aviation, pharmaceutical, professional liability, and general business and commercial litigation. He represents major commercial air carriers, aviation product manufacturers, and general aviation interests in accident litigation, insurance coverage disputes, and commercial litigation, and represents insurance carriers in major bad faith litigation. John's professional liability practice encompasses the representation of attorneys, law firms, healthcare providers, and other professionals.
John takes an active role in numerous professional organizations. He has served as President of DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar, an international 22,000 member organization of defense lawyers and corporate counsel focused on issues important to the defense bar and civil justice system as a whole. He also has served as President of Lawyers for Civil Justice, a national organization of defense lawyers and corporate counsel dedicated to fairness and improvements within the civil justice system. John recently completed his term as President of the National Foundation for Judicial Excellence, a 501(c)(3) charitable foundation that addresses important legal policy issues affecting the law and civil justice system by providing meaningful education to state court appellate judges and by engaging in other efforts to continually enhance and ensure judicial excellence and fairness for all engaged in the judicial process.