Shelby Martin is a true litigator with a steadfast goal of solving problems so clients can get back to business. As a member of Denver’s Litigation and Arbitration group, Shelby devotes her practice to pharmaceutical and medical device litigation and advocacy. She is an accomplished trial lawyer with experience representing one of the nation’s largest medical device manufacturers, as well as counseling clients in multidistrict and complex liability litigation. She is highly skilled in her motion practice, including briefing motions in opposition to class action certification in federal court. Shelby is also frequently involved in identifying, retaining, and prepping expert witnesses for depositions and trials, as well as in taking and defending depositions.
In addition to her regular practice, Shelby maintains a well-established pro bono caseload, focused on civil and human rights, including the representation of indigent clients in immigration proceedings. She also sits on the Board of Directors for the Colorado I Have A Dream Foundation, which provides long-term academic and social mentorship for youth who live in economically-disadvantaged neighborhoods in Metro Denver.