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Carlos A. Martinez

Associate

Chicago Office

111 West Monroe Street, Suite 700

Chicago, Illinois 60603

Telephone: (312) 566-0040

Facsimile: (312) 566-0041

E-mail: Carlos.martinez@qpwblaw.com

Carlos A. Martinez is an associate in the Chicago office of Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A., where he brings extensive experience in workers' compensation and general liability matters. He focuses his practice on the representation of employers, self-insured employers, insurance carriers, and third-party administrators in workers' compensation matters in Illinois and Indiana. Mr. Martinez handles cases from the initial evaluation through its conclusion, including settlement negotiations, mediations, and hearings. He also advises employers and insurance carriers/administrators on all aspects of worker's compensation law, offering strategic guidance and ensuring compliance with state regulations.  

Before joining QPWB, Mr. Martinez was an associate with a regional law firm in Indianapolis, Indiana, where he managed many complex workers' compensation matters. Additionally, Mr. Martinez was a Counsel at the Social Security Administration's Office of Disability Adjudication and Review and the Department of Veterans Affairs' Board of Veterans' Appeals in Washington, D.C.  In these roles, Mr. Martinez conducted in-depth analyses and collaborated in the adjudication of complex and controversial appeals involving jurisdiction, legal entitlement, medical benefits, disability benefits, and surviving spouse/child benefits.  

Earning his Juris Doctor in 2014 from the Inter American University of Puerto Rico School of Law, Mr. Martinez graduated summa cum laude in the top 10% of his class. In 2010, he received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in Finance from the University of Puerto Rico. 

Licensed to practice law in Indiana, Illinois, and Puerto Rico, Mr. Martinez is also admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana. He is bilingual in English and Spanish. 

Mr. Martinez's involvement in professional and community-based organizations includes: 

  • Kids Chance of Indiana, Board Member  
  • Indianapolis Bar Association's Hispanic Lawyers Division, Executive Committee Member 
  • Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana 
  • Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) 

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Insurance and Insurers
  • Workers' Compensation Defense

Education

Inter American University of Puerto Rico School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude (2014)

University of Puerto Rico, B.S. (2010)

Bar Admissions

Indiana

Illinois

Puerto Rico

Languages

English

Spanish

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