Hugh H. Marthinsen, a partner, and Sarah M. Hammett, an associate at Saxon, Gilmore, Carraway & Gibbons, P.A., were published in Lawyer – The Hillsborough County Bar Association magazine.
Hugh H. Marthinsen focuses his practice on a broad range of land use, zoning, real estate, administrative and environmental law. He was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2000. He is also a member of the Arizona Bar, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, and in 1994, he was admitted to the U.S. District Court for Arizona. He received his B.A. degree from the College of William and Mary in 1986 and his J.D. degree cum laude and M.S.L. degree in Environmental Law, summa cum laude, from Vermont Law School in 1994. Mr. Marthinsen was also a Dean’s Fellow at Vermont Law School from 1993-1994. Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Marthinsen was Legislative Assistant (1987-1989) and Legislative Director (1989-1991) to Congressman John G. Rowland (R-CT) and Law Clerk to Hon. Susan A. Ehrlich, Arizona Court of Appeals (1994-1996). Mr. Marthinsen is a member of the Hillsborough County Bar Association, the Florida Bar and the Arizona Bar, as well as a member of the American Bar Association’s Section on Environment, Energy and Resources. Hugh H. Marthinsen is Co-Chair of the Hillsborough County Bar Association’s Environmental and Land Use Law Section. To read the article on pre-enforcement review of ACOS, click here.
Sarah M. Hammett, has successfully prosecuted and defended complex business claims, including trial and mediation experience, focusing on commercial litigation, real estate litigation, trademark and copyright litigation, unfair competition and non-compete law, and corporate transactions. Ms. Hammett received both her law degree and her Master of Business Administration from Stetson University. She obtained Industrial Engineering and Industrial Management degrees from Purdue University, where she graduated early, with honors. During law school, Ms. Hammett received a book award for the highest grade in her Law and Economics Seminar, and actively participated in ATLA Trial Competitions. Ms. Hammett has gained experience interning with the Attorney General’s Office and the Federal Public Defender’s Office in addition to clerking at several private law firms. Ms. Hammett was a member of the Hillsborough County Bar Association’s Leadership Institute class of 2009-2010. Sarah M. Hammett remains active with the Hillsborough County Bar Association and is Co-Chair of the Community Services Committee. To read the article on the Adopt a Veteran Project, click here.