Year of Call: 1978
Martin specialises in the Fire Service and is instructed in many of the most serious cases affecting the health, safety and pension rights of operational firefighters. He also specialises in similar claims on behalf of service personnel or their bereaved dependents.
He also further specialises in similar claims on behalf of service personnel or their bereaved dependents, usually against the Ministry of Defence. Martin has a significant caseload of serious brain and spinal injuries. In addition to firefighters and service personnel, his clients include pension fund trustees and administrators and fire and rescue authorities.
Appointments and memberships
Publications and training
Gravil v. Carroll & Redruth Rugby Football Club  EWCA Civ 689;  1 ICR 1222R (on the application of Marrion, Scott & Burke) v. Boards of Medical Referees & Ors  EWHC 1075 (Admin);  EWCA Civ 450
R (on the application of Walker) v Inner London Crown Court  EWHC 307 (Admin)
R (on the application of LFEPA) v. Board of Medical Referees & Callaghan  EWCA Civ 1515;  ICR 697
Inquests into the deaths of submariners caused by an explosion aboard a nuclear submarine (2009), of firefighters at the Marley Farm fireworks factory (ongoing), of firefighters at the Atherstone Warehouse (ongoing).