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Martin & Obermaier, LLC is a firm of two partners, each of whom has over 40 years experience in litigated matters. Both are Fellows of the American College of Trial Laywers.

John S. Martin, Jr. was a United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York for 13 years until his resignation in 2003. From 1980 to 1983 he served as United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York. Prior to the formation of Martin & Obermaier, LLC on November 1, 2006, he was of counsel at Debevoise & Plimpton, LLP. Judge Martin intends to continue his role as arbitrator and mediator of disputes by selection of the parties and as appellate counsel in civil and criminal matters in State and Federal courts.

Otto G. Obermaier served as United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York from 1989 to 1993. His specialty is trial work and appellate representation. Most recently he was a partner at Weil, Gotshal & Manges in New York for 11 years and of counsel from 2004 to 2006. He is a co-author and editor of White Collar Crime, Business and Regulatory Offenses, published in 1990 and updated semi-annually since then. It has sold over 640 copies.








  •   Arbitrations
  •   Mediations
  •   Appellate advocacy, civil and criminal, state and federal courts
  •   Trials, civil and criminal involving complex commercial matters, including SEC investigations
  •   Internal investigations and corporate compliance


Martin & Obermaier, LLC 565 Fifth Avenue, 8th Floor New York, NY 10017
Phone: 212.883.0000 Fax: 212.883.7688 info@martinobermaierlaw.com