Derek Martin is from the south suburbs of Chicago. He attended Illinois State University where he received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. Derek worked at a major media company for five years before deciding to enroll in law school.
He attended Chicago-Kent College of Law part-time in the evenings while working full-time during the day. Derek supervised and managed 55 employees at the company, before leaving to practice law full-time.
As a real estate investor since his early twenties, Derek built a law practice managing real estate transactions for investors throughout Chicagoland.
Derek has since co-founded Driver Defense Team where he manages the daily operations of the firm and represents clients each day in all types of traffic defense and DUI matters.
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||2014||12/06/2020|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2017|
|Managing Partner||Driver Defense Team||2016 - Present|
|Attorney||Law Office of Derek Martin||2014 - 2016|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Chicago Bar Association||Member||2013 - Present|
|Illinois State Bar Association||Member||2013 - Present|
|Driver Defense Team||The Ultimate Guide to Aggravated Speeding||2020|
|IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2013|
|Illinois State University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2004|
Posted by Christina
Fri Sep 22 2017