PRESS RELEASE: Meridian Law Adds New Attorney


October 14, 2016


             Nashville, TN – Meridian Law, PLLC, ( is pleased to announce that Robert D. Martin has been hired as an associate. The addition of Mr. Martin in the firm’s Nashville office will enable it to expand its practice areas and to continue offering excellent service to its clients.

           Robert D. Martin, Esq., is a graduate of Belmont University College of Law (’15), where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Law Review. Prior to joining Meridian, Robert worked at a boutique labor and employment law firm in Nashville. As a law student, he worked as a Research Assistant for Professor Lynn Zehrt and as an intern-clerk for Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Jeffrey Bivins. He competed on the school’s nationally ranked Mock Trial Team. Robert also served as the Pro Bono Coordinator for the Belmont Legal Aid Society, and was awarded the title of Law Student for Justice by the Tennessee Supreme Court for dedicating over 75 hours of pro bono legal services to the community. His practice areas include employment law, landlord/tenant law, insurance defense, and civil litigation. Robert is licensed in Tennessee.

         Meridian Law, PLLC, offers a wide variety of legal services and innovative legal solutions to its clients. The firm’s business model is built around providing superior customer service and sound legal advice at a fair cost. The addition of these attorneys will allow Meridian to enhance that philosophy and expand its practice areas. For more information, contact Meridian Law today.



Meridian Law, PLLC

Thomas W. Shumate IV, Managing Member