Edward C. Martin

Professor and Director of Law School Technology


Cumberland School of Law
Samford University
800 Lakeshore Dr.
Birmingham, AL 35229


B.S., University of Tennessee, geology, 1970

J.D., University of Tennessee, 1975. Research editor and assistant editor, Tennessee Law Review

Postgraduate studies: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, geology; Middle Tennessee State University, chemistry and physics

Clerk, Chief Justice Joseph W. Henry, Tennessee Supreme Court, 1975-77

Practice experience: Associate, Henry & McCord, Tullahoma, Tenn., 1977-81; solo practitioner, Manchester, Tenn., 1977

Academic experience: Assistant Professor of Law, Oral Roberts University, 1981-83

Joined Cumberland faculty: 1983

Teaching and research interests: Torts, products liability, professional responsibility, damages, law and technology

  • Expert in personal injury damages law and practice, product liability and premises liability. Author of Premises Liability Law and Practice (four volumes, Matthew Bender & Co., 1987, with biannual supplements), and Search Master: Personal Injury Library, a CD-ROM version of the Premises Liability treatise.


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