Adán Martínez’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation. He brings a wealth of experience litigating matters in both the New York state and federal courts, and particular experience in employment-related disputes. He has also researched and advocated for clients in a variety of immigration matters.
Before joining Holwell Shuster & Goldberg, Adán served as a litigation associate at a prominent national plaintiffs’ employment law firm. He received a master of environmental science degree from Yale and spent several years managing vegetable and livestock farms, including a sophisticated tomato greenhouse operation in Vermont. He is fluent in Spanish and has conversational proficiency in Portuguese.
- Recognized as a 2020 New York Super Lawyers Rising Star
Yale Law School (J.D., 2017; Co-Director Alliance for Diversity; Advocacy Chair Latino Law Students Association; Co-Director Yale Food Law Society, & the 3rd Annual Yale Food System Symposium)
Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies (MESc., 2014; Chair of Student Affairs Committee; Founder, Co-Director - Yale Food Systems Symposium; Director of Coalition for Agriculture, Food, and the Environment)
Wesleyan University (B.A., 2004; Founder, Co-Director - Long Lane Farm)
Bar and Court Admissions
- New York
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York