Mr. Burke regularly represents clients in high risk litigation matters in state and federal courts throughout the country, both at the trial and appellate levels. Mr. Burke focuses his practice on general business litigation, transportation law and product liability and personal injury litigation. Mr. Burke has 20 years of experience in litigating and trying cases in federal and state courts.
While earning his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law, Marty received the Robert E. Goldsten Award presented by the faculty. Following law school, Mr. Burke served for a year as a judicial clerk to The Honorable W. Harold Albritton III, U.S. District Judge in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama.
Before college, Mr. Burke served his country in the United States Marine Corps as a rifleman. While pursuing his undergraduate studies, Mr. Burke served the Birmingham community as a patrol officer with the Birmingham Police Department.
Marty also serves in a pro bono capacity as counsel for Urban Purpose, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Urban Purpose focuses on developing one-on-one personal relationships with Birmingham’s homeless, assisting them with alcohol and drug rehabilitation efforts, and ultimately providing them with the housing, life-skill training, mentoring and community necessary to achieve independence, happiness and personal fulfillment.