Martin graduated from the University of Glasgow LLB (Hons) in 1981 and completed the Diploma in Legal Practice the following year. He initially worked in Ayr and then Largs before joining Kerr Barrie in Glasgow in 1989 becoming a Partner there in 1991. He joined Mitchells Roberton as a Partner in November 2017.
Whilst a Partner at Kerr Barrie, Martin headed up their Court Department acting for individuals and small businesses in a wide range of cases and he also handled a range of other private client work including domestic conveyancing, Wills and Powers of Attorney and these are the areas on which he focuses now.
In his spare time Martin enjoys watching football and playing golf and he is a big rock music fan.