Intellectual Property Litigation Attorney Elio F. Martinez, Jr., a named partner with the patent and intellectual property law firm of Espinosa Martinez, P.L., has been designated as an Arbitrator by the American Arbitration Association (AAA) and is a member of their Roster of Arbitrators and Mediators.
Arbitration—the out-of-court resolution of a dispute between parties to a contract, decided by an impartial third party (the arbitrator)—is an alternative to litigation that quickens the process and can reduce costs. Arbitrators are involved in commercial disputes and practice the use of Alternative Dispute Resolution. Member arbitrators are required to adhere to Codes of Ethics developed by the AAA and the American Bar Association (ABA). AAA panels comprise distinguished judges as well as leaders in the legal and business communities with industry-specific knowledge and expertise.
Martinez is a commercial litigator whose practice focuses on intellectual property litigation, specifically infringement of trademarks, patents and copyrights, as well as protection of trade secrets. His practice also focuses on financial services litigation. He is a 2018 South Florida Legal Guide Top Attorney-Corporate and Business, a 2018 Super Lawyer, and a member of the International Association of Defense Counsel (by invitation only) and the Defense Research Institute. Martinez is admitted to practice in Florida, the District of Columbia, the U.S. District Court for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Judicial Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court. He holds a JD from New York University School of Law.
About Espinosa Martinez P.L.
The law firm of Espinosa Martinez, P.L. focuses on the enforcement, defense and prosecution of Trademarks, Patents, Copyrights, Trade Secrets, Contracts in Restraint of Trade, Customs & Border Protection, Anti-counterfeiting, Cloud Computing, Social Networking, Computer law and Internet law, Commercial and Insurance Litigation, Financial Services Litigation and Business Disputes.