About

The Law Offices of Christopher Martens is a Team of Individuals working together to provide you with high-quality criminal defense for those accused in Fresno, Tulare, and Kings Counties. Three key members make up the team who will defend you when you are charged with a crime.

Christopher MartensChristopher Martens

Attorney

Christopher Martens has been a criminal defense attorney since 2005. He has never been a District Attorney. Mr. Martens has handled over 1,000 criminal cases and has taken over 75 cases to trial and verdict. Mr. Martens is responsible for overseeing all aspects of your cases and making sure that your receive the best possible result in your case.


Irma MartensIrma Martens

Chief Executive

Irma Martens in charge of overseeing all aspects of the law firm. She manages all of the employees of the law firm and is the major reason for the firms success. Both Irma and Christopher have dedicated their efforts to the making the law firm a success. She helps implement the processes that help us win your case. She is the leader of our team of experts.


Katherine Zimmerl

Attorney

Katherine Zimmerl is a criminal defense attorney. She is passionate in the defense of those accused of crimes, she will fight for your case by appearing at you court case, filing motions for discovery, and motions to suppress evidence. She will make sure that that you understand the law and evidence that relates to your case.


Joshua P. PowersJoshua P. Powers

Attorney


Casey BourkeCasey Bourke

Attorney

Mr. Bourke is an experienced litigator, having guided clients to favorable results in countless cases and millions of dollars in disputed claims. Prior to his legal career, he received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan in 2005, and his Juris Doctor from the UCLA School of Law in 2008. In addition to becoming a member of the California State Bar, Mr. Bourke has been admitted to practice in all California-based districts of the United States Bankruptcy Court, and has also received admittance to the State Bar of Tennessee. In 2017, based upon the wide-reaching reputation of attorney Christopher Martens, he brought his family to Visalia where he now specializes in all manner of criminal defense.


Meet Our Paralegals


Anna Lopez
Paralegal

Vanessa Martens
Paralegal

Hortencia Nunez Nava
Paralegal


Luci Galvez
Paralegal

Tony Molina
Paralegal

Jovanna Sanchez
Paralegal


Mayra Marquez
Paralegal

Erick Vasquez
Paralegal

Janet Hernandez
Paralegal


Jackie Villega
Case Manager