José L. Martinez represents clients in all facets of commercial litigation. Prior to joining Keker, Van Nest & Peters, Mr. Martinez served as a law clerk to the Honorable Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and as a law clerk in the civil division of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of California in San Jose.
Mr. Martinez earned his J.D. from Stanford Law School and graduated magna cum laude from Loyola Marymount University with a B.A. in Theological Studies. Prior to law school, Mr. Martinez was a community reporter with KPCC public radio in Southern California.