Martin advises clients on transport, insurance, product liability, regulatory, and corporate commercial disputes. Martin is also the National Leader of the Latin America focus group and routinely assists companies with international contractual and jurisdictional disputes, international distribution and logistics agreements, and commercial aspects of trade.
Martin’s transport law practice includes litigation, regulatory, risk management, and transactional advice specific to transportation services contracts and transportation mergers and acquisitions (including Transport Canada and Canadian Transportation Agency consents and approvals on air operator changes of control, licenses and charter permits, and Canadian ownership determinations for air transportation services).
Martin’s products practice specifically comprises product liability, product regulation (including hazardous products labelling), vehicle safety recalls, and emerging technologies in transportation (such as autonomous vehicle technology). His corporate commercial disputes practice includes distribution, logistics, charter-party, licensing, international sales, as well as share purchase and asset purchase disputes.
Martin has successfully represented clients at various levels of the Ontario Courts and the Federal Court of Canada, including the Federal Court of Appeal. He represents clients before various administrative tribunals, regulatory bodies, and in complex commercial arbitration proceedings in several specialty litigation areas.
Martin holds advanced degrees in Economics and Business Administration (MA and MBA designations) and has benefited from an international upbringing that enables him to work and communicate in several foreign languages, including Spanish, German, Portuguese, and French, in further support of the international reach of his practice.