Ana María Martinez received her J.D., cum laude and with Pro Bono distinction, from the Georgia State University College of Law in 2009. Her litigation experience includes the areas of consumer warranty law, premises liability, professional liability, products liability, general personal injury defense, and employment law. She is currently the staff attorney for the Hon. Dax E. López in the State Court of DeKalb County. Originally from Colombia, South America, Ms. Martinez is fluent in English and Spanish. She received her B.B.A., cum laude, in Marketing from The University of Georgia in 2004. While at UGA, she was Vice-President of Professional Development and Public Relations of Alpha Kappa Psi, Professional Business Fraternity.
In 2012, she received the Award of Achievement for Outstanding Service to the Public from the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia. She currently serves in the Atlanta Regional Commission's Millennial Advisory Committee. She is a Barrister in the Lamar Inn of Court and a LEAD Atlanta graduate.