Tampa, FL, February 25, 2022, OLDER LUNDY ALVAREZ & KOCH, Attorneys at Law, announced that Anthony D. Martino will be joining the firm’s civil litigation department, bringing with him decades of experience and an outstanding reputation for leadership, hard work and community involvement. Mr. Martino’s name will now be added to the firm’s name. Effective immediately, OLDER LUNDY ALVAREZ & KOCH will be known as OLDER LUNDY ALVAREZ KOCH & MARTINO.
“Nino brings a wealth of experience and expertise to our firm. He is a truly active member of our local community and has built incredible relationships in Tampa for his entire life. Given the very successful career he has built, we were very pleased when he agreed to join our firm. I know that he gave this decision a tremendous amount of thought, and I am so proud and excited to make this announcement.” said Michael Lundy, Managing Partner of the firm.
Anthony D. Martino, formerly of Clark Martino, P.A. and who goes by the nickname “Nino” is a Tampa native who attended Jesuit High School and the University of Florida. He later received his J.D. from Stetson College of Law. Mr. Martino started his legal career at Smith, Clark, Delesie, Bierley, Mueller and Kadyk, P.A. working on insurance defense claims. He then moved to Clark Martino, P.A. where he has been advocating for plaintiffs primarily in injury matters for almost 20 years. He has been named to Super Lawyers® since 2013, Best Lawyers® since 2015; he is a Martindale-Hubbell™ AV Preeminent Rated Lawyer and has been named by Florida Trend® as Legal Elite.
Mr. Martino has extensive experience in representing plaintiffs suffering major injuries in motor vehicle accidents, wrongful deaths, and products liability cases.
Mr. Martino is a member of The Florida Bar, American Bar Association, American Association of Justice, Florida Justice Association, Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association, Tampa Bay Hispanic Association and Hillsborough County Bar Association’s Trial and Litigation Section.
Mr. Martino currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association (TBTLA) and the Hillsborough County Bar Association. He also serves as the co-chair of the Florida Bar Association’s Professionalism Panel.
He is also the past President of The HCBA’s Young Lawyers Division, the Past Chair of the Florida Bar Association’s 13th Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee,
Of joining the firm, Anthony Martino said, “Joining a firm that I have watched grow and flourish in Tampa Bay for the last twenty years is exciting. Michael, Ben, and the rest of the team have proven
themselves to be formidable client advocates while expanding into almost every major practice area within the law to better serve their clients while maintaining an elevated level of service. I am excited to be part of a firm that can help my clients on issues outside of my own practice areas. Like the firm says, “Whether it’s business or personal, we are always here when you need us.”
Martino will work from the firm’s South Tampa location located at 1000 W. Cass Street.