Sean W. Martin

Attorney in Chattanooga, TN
Professional Profile:

Sean W. Martin is a shareholder in the Chattanooga, Tennessee office of Carr Allison. An accomplished attorney with experience in diverse areas of the law, Mr. Martin has served as counsel to clients in Tennessee and Georgia in the construction, insurance, retail and hospitality, and transportation industries. Specifically, he has successfully handled cases regarding product liability, professional liability, commercial litigation, and workers' compensation.

Mr. Martin is a featured speaker for organizations throughout the Southeast and has authored multiple articles covering topics such as workers' compensation claims, jury considerations, construction litigation, and construction principles in sustainable design.

Mr. Martin has been awarded an AV rating by his peers through the nationwide ranking system, Martindale-Hubbell.

Mr. Martin received his Business Degree from Warren Wilson College in Asheville, North Carolina. He then earned his M.B.A. from the University of Memphis and his J.D. from the University of Memphis School of Law.

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Areas of Law

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Construction
  • Retail and Hospitality
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Transportation
  • Workers' Compensation


Peer Rating


Overall Peer Rating

in Litigation, Construction Law and Insurance
4.9 out of 5.0

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  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 07/03/13
5.0 out of 5.0
I have known Sean for 8 years and have had the opportunity to observe him personally and know his professional qualifications and abilities. He is deserving of the highest ranking.
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Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 06/25/13
5.0 out of 5.0
Sean is one of the smartest lawyers with whom I have been associated. He and I are involved in a very technical case, and he understands and remembers every detail with ease. He has excellent skills, both written and verbal. His ethical standards are the highest. He is deserving of your highest rating.
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Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 06/25/13
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Sean is an outstandling lawyer.
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Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 06/25/13
5.0 out of 5.0
Great attorney
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Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 06/25/13
5.0 out of 5.0
Great lawyer. Highest ethics.
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Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 06/25/13
4.4 out of 5.0
Sean is a smart and competent lawyer that I have known for over 13 years.
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Experience & Credentials



Admission Details

Admitted in 2000, Tennessee
2002, Georgia
United States District Courts
Eastern and Middle Districts of Tennessee
Northern District of Georgia
United States Court of Appeals, 6th and 11th Circuits

Law School Attended

University of Memphis School of Law

University Attended

Warren Wilson College

University of Memphis

Birth Information

Born in 1975
Fort Collins, Colorado, June 15, 1975

Associations & Memberships

AFFILIATIONS:Tennessee Bar AssociationGeorgia Bar AssociationChattanooga Bar AssociationDRI--Publication Board Member; Non-Dues Revenue Task ForceThe Claims an... More

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Office Information
Sean W. Martin
 651 East 4th Street, Suite 100,
Chattanooga, TN 37403


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