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Jean Martin Elected As American Bar Foundation Fellow

Attorney Jean Sutton Martin has been elected as a fellow of the American Bar Foundation, an honorary society whose membership is limited to one-third of one percent of legal professionals in America. Selection as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation is recognition of a lawyer as one whose professional, public and private career has demonstrated outstanding dedication to the welfare of the community, the traditions of the profession and the maintenance and advancement of the objectives of the American Bar Association.

Membership in the Fellows recognizes an attorney's outstanding professional achievements and adherence to the legal profession's highest principles. This honor is limited to less than one percent of lawyers licensed to practice in each jurisdiction in the United States. Members are nominated by fellows in their jurisdiction and elected by the Board of the American Bar Foundation. 

Founded in 1952 by the American Bar Association, the American Bar Foundation is an independent, nonprofit national research institute committed to objective, empirical research on law, legal institutions and legal processes. The foundation's work is supported by the American Bar Endowment, American Bar Foundation Fellows and research grants from private foundations and government agencies.  The American Bar Foundation is the preeminent resource for lawyers, scholars and policy makers who seek insightful analyses of the theory and functioning of law, legal institutions and the legal profession.  

Attorney Martin has received numerous professional honors, including recognition in Business North Carolina's annual listing of the state's "Legal Elite" for Litigation, the National Trial Lawyers' Top 100 Lawyers in North Carolina, and as Top 50 Women North Carolina Super Lawyers. She is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell.  She received both a Bachelor of Science and Juris Doctor from Wake Forest University. She served as Editor-in-Chief of the Wake Forest Law Review. She also holds a Master of International Business from the University of South Carolina. For the majority of her seventeen years of practicing law, Jean Sutton Martin has been actively engaged in complex, civil litigation on behalf of injured and defrauded consumers. 

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