Colleen Martin


B.A. – Southern Methodist University
J.D. – University of Kansas

Colleen Martin is also a partner and a principal founder of Martin & Martin Law. Colleen has been licensed to practice law in Texas since 1979. A graduate of SMU, Colleen returned to Texas permanently after obtaining her law degree from the University of Kansas. Her areas of practice include construction law, commercial litigation, commercial contracts/transactions, insurance defense, and wills and trusts. Colleen has extensive experience drafting commercial construction contracts, and offers expertise and advice on Texas construction statutes, including the mechanics lien statutes and the Prompt Payment Act. Additionally, Colleen has developed a successful motion practice in Federal and state courts throughout Texas.

Admissions & Memberships

State Bar of Texas
Dallas Bar Association
Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce

Professional Activities & Awards

Kansas Law Review
Research Assistant to Distinguished Professor Robert C. Cased, University of Kansas
Departmental Distinction in English, Southern Methodist University

Personal Activities

Advisory Council of The Catholic Foundation
Colleen is married, with four children