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Martin Law is celebrating 17 years of dedicated service to the people of Central and Eastern Ontario!
And Celebrating 22 Years Called to the Bars of Ontario & Alberta in 2019!
22 Years a Lawyer . . . 22 Years Legal Experience
Shelley Martin, Martin Law Office, Belleville, Ontario, has been in practice for more than 20 years.
She is Your Community Injury Lawyer for Central & Eastern Ontario from Picton to Peterborough and all points between.
Called to the Bars of Ontario and Alberta, Shelley is a member of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association and graduate of Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, L.L.B. and B.A.(Hons). She was a Don in Residence at Queen's University for two consecutive years, while a senior undergraduate student and first year law school student, and cared for over 40 undergraduate students each year.
She completed her legal training and articles in Toronto, Ontario, with Dingwall, McLauchlin. In Alberta, she served articles of clerkship with the Alberta Court of Appeal & Queen's Bench (Calgary) and completed articles with Alberta Justice, Appeals & Special Prosecutions.
She has a broad range of litigation experience including past experience as a Provincial Court Crown Prosecutor, Traffic Court Prosecutor, and as an associate with law firms practiced commercial litigation, civil litigation and family law. She has attended before both the Ontario Court of Appeal and Alberta Court of Appeal. While in law school, she also obtained her truck driver licence and air brakes endorsement.
Born in Bancroft, Ontario, and raised in both Bancroft and Tweed, Ontario, she is proud to call both North Hastings County & the Bay of Quinte her home.
Martin Law in the News
Belleville Top 3 Injury Lawyers For 3 Years Straight
3 in 3...Learn more
On the Roads this Long Weekend?
Drive Safe For Family & Friends...Learn more
What's a Discovery?
What Your Injury Lawyer Knows
What You Should Know...Learn more
Injured this Summer?
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Martin Law Consistently Rated Top 3 Injury Lawyer...Learn more
When Our 24/7 Obsessions Cause Crashes
Eyes on the Road & Hands on the Wheel...Learn more
On the Roads this Labour Day Long Weekend?
Enjoy Your Holiday & Drive Safe...Learn more
Martin Law In The News!
We're in Your Summer 2018 Newsletter -
For Survivors of Motor Vehicle Collisions...Learn more
An old-fashioned thank you never goes out of style
Our community crossing guards keep our kids safe each and every school day
Honour them by being safe & vigilant drivers on our roads...Learn more
When families are packing up the car and joining our busy Easter Holiday Roads, you need to know what's what....Learn more
When Clocks Spring Forward Be Careful On Our Roads
Drowsy Driving is Distracted Driving
Social Media Marketers Have the Goods
What Lawyers Need To Know...Learn more
What To Do About Surveillance?
#1. Don't Panic
#2. Don't Panic Some More
#3. Understand Surveillance Happens To 99% of Injured Victims...Learn more
Martin Law Ranks In Top 3 Injury Law Firms in Belleville
Three Best Rated
Heads Up When Crossing
What Happens When Vehicles Won't Share the Road...Learn more
On the Roads this Long Weekend?
Drive Defensively. Plan Ahead. Pack Your Patience....Learn more
Your Family Matters
As outlined in Martin Law's recent companion blog article, Are You A Caregiver?, it's estimated that as many as 4 million Canadians have become informal and unpaid caregivers for family (Brain Injury Canada).
That's a huge number of unsung heroes battling every day to help a loved one while struggling to get by with their own lives, work and burdens....Learn more
Driving this Easter Weekend?
This Easter Weekend will mark the first road trip of the year for many in Ontario. Driving and coping skills will be rusty. Drive defensively and plan ahead for what you may encounter on our busy roads....Learn more
Each and every day we read news reports and articles about self-driving cars. Some reports are exciting. Others are intriguing. While others are just downright scary. It seems like our daily commute is about to make a hard left into the twilight zone....Learn more
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