William Peter Martin

William Peter Martin: Attorney with Dennis, Jackson, Martin & Fontela, P.A.


Peter Martin’s areas of practice are employment law, medical malpractice, civil rights, and general tort/negligence.

He is admitted in the Northern and Middle Districts of Florida, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Martin has been continuously Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Florida Bar since June 1999.
Mr. Martin received his Bachelor’s Degree from Oglethorpe University and a Master’s Degree from Emory University. He received his law degree from the University of Connecticut School of Law in 1989.

(Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education)

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Employment Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Civil Practice
  • Trial Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
850-422-3345  Phone
850-422-1325  Fax
University Attended:
Oglethorpe University, B.A., 1974; Emory University, M.A., 1975
Law School Attended:
University of Connecticut, J.D., 1989
Year of First Admission:
1991, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida; 1991, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida and U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit; 1990, Florida
The Florida Bar.
Reported Cases:
DOT v. Wallis, 659 So. 2d 429; Sun Bank of Gainesville v. Osteen Brothers, Inc. v. Florida Board of Regents, 644 So. 2d 262; Lambrix v. Harry K. Singletary, 618 So. 2d 787; Jacobson v. Starling, 596 So. 2d 814; Seibert v. Dugger, 595 So. 2d 1083; Scott v. DOT, 752 So.2d 30; Layton v. DHSMV, 676 So.2d 1038.
( Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education )

Peer Reviews

Tallahassee, Florida