Elizabeth A. Martin is a partner in the firm’s Miami office. Ms. Martin has dedicated her practice to the defense of admiralty and maritime claims, medical malpractice, personal injury and wrongful death, premises liability, and negligent security claims. She represents vessel owners and operators, the world’s leading cruise lines, shore excursion providers, major marine domestic and international underwriters, commercial property owners, luxury hotels and resorts, physicians and medical providers, and tour and transportation companies in all Florida state courts and the United States District Court for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida.
Ms. Martin is a third-generation Florida native and descendant of the Backus family, of renowned Florida artist and humanitarian A.E. Backus. Her non-legal background includes graduate studies in developmental psychology and research assistance and publication in entomology.
Ms. Martin is admitted to practice in all Florida state courts, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida and the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida. She is a member of the Dade County Bar Association and Fort Lauderdale Mariner’s Club.