Joseph P. Martinez

Board Member

Mr. Martinez is a firm shareholder practicing in the areas of real estate and business transactions at Seltzer | Caplan | McMahon | Vitek, a Law Corporation. Mr. Martinez represents real property and business owners, investors and managers, as well as developers, landlords, tenants, borrowers and lenders. His expertise encompasses a variety of sophisticated matters, including acquisitions, dispositions, equity investment, development, leasing and secured lending transactions. Mr. Martinez is fluent in Spanish and English.

Mr. Martinez’s Professional Affiliations include the United States Supreme Court, the Supreme Court of California, the State Bar of California, and the San Diego County Bar Association. In the San Diego community, Mr. Martinez has served as the Director of the Southwestern College Foundation, Director of the Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center, Director of The American Red Cross—San Diego/Imperial Counties, a member of the San Diego Padres Hispanic Leadership Committee, and Past Director of San Diego New Children’s Museum.

 Mr. Martinez earned his B.A., cum laude, from Harvard College in 1992 with a concentration in Economics. He earned his J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1996 where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Harvard Latino Law Review.