As a founding partner of Martinez Legal P.C., Marci B. Martinez works with clients regarding their family law needs. She has extensive court experience, handling cases involving divorce, estate planning, adoptions, premarital agreements and private mediation for clients in Denton, the Dallas Metroplex and across Texas.
Ms. Martinez received her Bachelor of Science in human resource management from Arizona State University in 2002. She earned her juris doctor from the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University in 2005. At law school, she was an articles editor for Arizona State Law Journal and the executive officer of the Christian Legal Society.
After being accepted to practice law by the State Bar of Texas, in 2008 Ms. Martinez became an associate attorney at MacDonald Devin P.C., successfully representing business owners, builders, subcontractors and other individuals in state court. In 2011 she became an associate attorney at O'Connell Law Firm P.C. and in 2014 she began working as an associate attorney at Duane L. Coker & Associates, P.C., focusing on family law. She formed Martinez Legal, P.C., in 2017.
In 2013 Ms. Martinez was awarded the Attorney Ad Litem Award. She serves as Qualified Mediator for Denton County Alternative Dispute Resolution Program. She was co-chair of the Denton County Adoption Day from 2013 to 2014, and was the Denton County Family Law Section President from 2016 to 2017. She was also awarded the Pillar of Justice Award. She is a member of the Denton County Bar Association and the College of the State Bar of Texas. She holds a "Top Attorney" rating through Avvo and was selected as a Texas Rising Star in 2018.