Dr. Martin was born in Richmond, Virginia. He attended Liberty University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business. After college, he worked for ten years at Capital One Financial where he managed a division of six hundred employees in Richmond, Fredericksburg, and Tampa, FL. He earned his J.D. at Liberty University School of Law where he graduated Cum Laude. After law school, he worked as a civil litigator in the nursing home industry where he represented the elderly in court. His experience includes civil litigation, criminal defense, wills, trusts, and estates, Medicare disputes, and adoption law. Dr. Martin is married to Peyton Martin and they have four children and live in Lynchburg.

"For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek."
- Romans 1:16

Professional Career:

  • Bachelor of Science, Business, Liberty University, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1990
  • Master of Divinity, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, North Carolina, 2006
  • Juris Doctorate, Liberty University, Lynchburg, Virginia, 2009
  • Licensed to Practice in Virginia State Court, & Federal Court in the Eastern District of Virginia

Areas of Practice:

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Personal Injury
  • Estate Planning

Bar Admissions:

  • Virginia
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia


Liberty University School of Law, Lynchburg, Virginia J.D. cum laude – 2009
Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, North Carolina
M.A. – 2006
Major: Master of Divinity
Liberty University, Lynchburg, Virginia
B.S., Bachelor of Science – 1990
Major: Business


Pre-law and the Western Legal Tradition
Constitutional Law
Constitutional Criminal Procedure
Legal Research and Writing
Trial and Appellate Advocacy
Moot Court and Mock Trial
American Government
Criminal Justice

Past Employment Positions

Liberty University, Assistant Professor of Government

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