Editor: Tell us about your practice and your history with DRI.
Martin: I have focused on representing defendants in mass tort litigation notably on behalf of the airline industry and manufacturers facing toxic tort litigation. I am more involved than ever before in representing large law firms in malpractice cases, both in Texas and elsewhere.
Editor: Tell us about some of your organizational activities that have a bearing on civil justice reform.
Martin: I have been very involved with the Texas Association of Defense Counsel (TADC) since the 1980s. I have also been active for many years in DRI, which is the largest national organization of defense counsel with over 22,000 members. I am...