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Martin Stephen Sir

About Me

Martin Sir, a Nashville divorce lawyer, is committed to successfully fight for the rights of his clients based on his personal philosophy: he must believe in the justice of your cause.


Martin Sir is a skilled attorney with a focus family law cases. His main practice areas include Divorce, Family Law, Adoption Law, Child Custody, and Child Support.Nashville.


Divorce Attorney's Martin Sir & Assocociates, assist families going through divorce, custody and family law issues.






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Practice Areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 85%
    2 years
  2. Juvenile: 10%
    2 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 5%
    2 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

16 total 

  • Benjamin Kraft Raybin

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Benjamin Raybin Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Audrey Lee Anderson

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Sir is a very experienced Divorce attorney. I have had many opportunities to represent a spouse when the other spouse is represented by Mr. Sir. I have found that he is able to focus right in on the issues that are in the case and work toward a resolution. He has a great staff that are always very helpful in working on his files.


    Audrey Anderson Uncontested Divorce Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Martin Sir & Associates

424 Church Street
Suite 2250
Nashville, TN, 37219-3330



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 LawyersThe National Advocates2015
Superb Rated AttorneyAVVO2014
Client's Choice AwardAvvo2014
BV® DistinguishedMartindale-Hubbell2014
A+ RatingBBB A+ Rating2013
Superb Rated AttorneyAVVO2013
Client's Choice AwardAVVO2013
A+ RatingBBB A+ Rating2012
Client's Choice AwardAVVO2012
A+ RatingBBB A+ Rating2010
Pro Bono Volunteer AttorneyNashville Bar Association2009
A+ RatingBBB A+ Rating2009
Who's Who Among StudentsUniversity of Tennessee1979
Who's Who Among StudentsAmerican University1976
HonorsAmerican University1976
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
FounderMartin Sir and Associates1980 - Present
FounderFaith in Democracy Find 182003 - 2003
PresidentPenuel Ridge Retreat Center2001 - 2001
CounselNational Farm Borrowers Association1984 - 1985
Counsel to the NonprofitLincoln County Association for Mentally Handicapped Citizens1980 - 1982
Law ClerkRay Fraley1979 - 1979
Law ClerkGeorge Barrett1978 - 1978
Law ClerkGeorge Barrett1977 - 1977
Association NamePosition NameDuration
The TempleVice President2013 - Present
The TempleTreasurer2011 - 2013
National Exchange ClubMember2007 - 2011
Penuel Ridge Retreat CenterPresident2001 - 2002
Tennessee Association of JusticeMember1998 - Present
U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth CircuitMember1990 - Present
Reconciliation Ministry BoardBoard Member1989 - 1990
U.S. District Court, Middle District of TennesseeMember1987 - Present
Tennessee Bar Association, Tennessee BarMember1986 - Present
Nashville Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
Nashville Tennessee and American Bar AssociationsMember1985 - Present
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of TennesseeMember1985 - Present
Judiciary CommitteeMember1981 - 1984
TN State House of RepresentativesFormer Member1981 - 1984
University of Tennessee Lincoln County Law School Alumni AssociationPresident1980 - 1980
Lincoln County Democratic PartyChairman1979 - 1980
JayceesOfficer1979 - 1980
KiwanisMember1977 - 1979
American University Student UnionPresident1974 - 1975
Class of 1972 Lincoln High SchoolPresident1971 - 1972
Middle Tennessee Collaborative AllianceFounding Member and Sustaining MemberN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Medical-MalpracticeSettled for Over 1.1 Million
1000+ Divorce Actions/Cases CompletedN/A
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Publication NameTitleDate
Martin Sir and AssociatesBBB A+ Rating2014
Martin Sir and AssociatesTennessee Divorce2014
Martin Sir and AssociatesContested and Uncontested Divorce2014
Martin Sir and AssociatesGrandparents' Rights in Nashville, Tennessee2014
Martin Sir and AssociatesMilitary Divorces in Tennessee2014
Martin Sir and AssociatesBBB A+ Rating2013
Martin Sir and AssociatesBBB A+ Rating2012
Martin Sir and AssociatesBBB A+ Rating2011
Martin Sir & AssociatesLawyers.com2010
Martin Sir and AssociatesBBB A+ Rating2010
Martin Sir & AssociatesBBB A+ Rating2009
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Tennessee, Knoxville (main)LawJD - Juris Doctor1979
American UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts ~ cum laude1976
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
The New Jim CrowThe New Jim Crow2014
The L-ClubNew Jim Crow Laws2014
Interfaith Lawyers Group MeetingMoses, Passover and the Last Support2013
Continuing Legal Education SeminarEthics2013
Christianity/Judaism and the Judicial SystemHow the American Judicial System Allows Us To Resolve Disputes Peacefully2011
Exchange ClubTolerance2010
Tennessee Bar Association Pro BonoDivorce2003
Question and AnswerFarmer's Debt and Bankruptcy1985
United States SenateTennessee Valley Authority Electrical Rates1979