Sharon Martin has been practicing law since 1978 and is a senior partner at Martin Dupont LLP. She focuses on Residential and Commercial Real Estate, Wills & Estates, Family Law, Mediation and Collaborative law, as well as Business Law for small enterprises.
In Real Estate Law Sharon has dealt with a diverse group of clients. Ranging anywhere from the brand new home buyer to large new home construction companies. She has maintained some of these relationships for over 30 years helping with their Real Estate transactions daily.
Sharon has also been practicing Mediation and Collaborative law since 1987 when training in this area of law was first locally presented. She is a strong believer in negotiating settlements of disputes. She will use this approach in her family law practices as well as with civil matters, such as business disputes. Sharon is a member of the Collaborative Professionals of Saskatchewan Association.
Sharon has maintained her Canadian Bar Association membership since 1978. She has helped organize two Bar Association conventions. Sharon has also served as the Secretary, Treasurer and President of the Regina Branch of the Saskatchewan CBA Real Property and Wills section for many years. Sharon has been involved with various other CBA sub-committees within the legal field. Her most recent volunteer work in support of her profession involves sitting on Hearing Committees for professional complaints for the Law Society.
Main Areas of Expertise
Estates, Wills, & Estate Planning
Small Business & Corporate Law
1974 B.A., University of Saskatchewan, BA Magna cum Laude in Economics and History
1977, LLB, University of Saskatchewan, College of Law
1978 Admitted to the Bar
Leadership, Membership & Comunity Involvement
Law Society of Saskatchewan 1978- present
Regina Bar Association 1978-present
Canadian Bar Association 1978 –present
Canadian Bar Association, Saskatchewan Real Property & Wills section – served as secretary, treasurer and then President throughout most of the 1980’s and part of the 1990’s
Regina Estate Planning Council for many years
Member of the CBA Saskatchewan Family Law Section for many years
Collaborative Lawyers of Saskatchewan 2005-2015
Collaborative Professionals of Saskatchewan 2015 to present
Lectured for PLEA on several occasions in the 1980’s
Dance Saskatchewan member in the 1980’s
Saskatchewan Theatre Ballet Board of Directors
White City Dancing School served as volunteer treasurer and board member for 15 years