Karen K. Martin

Phone: (315) 422-2052

E-mail: Karen@DagueLaw.com

EDUCATION

  • Juris Doctor, cum laude 2001
  • Syracuse University College of Law
  • Bachelor of Arts in December of 1997 from the State University of New York in Oswego
  • Honors included Dean’s List

ADMISSIONS TO LAW PRACTICE

  • New York State Bar Admission in February of 2002
  • Federal Northern District of New York in 2004

LEGAL PRACTICE

Karen Martin has worked at the law office of Raymond Dague, PLLC, since before her admission to the New York bar.  Her practice focuses on transactional matters together with related litigation.  Her practice areas include real estate, church law, contracts and business law, tax exemptions for churches and not-for-profits, bankruptcy, wills, trusts and estates, adoption, family law, misdemeanor criminal cases, and traffic violations.

PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

Karen is a member of the Christian Legal Society. She is a member of the Onondaga County Bar Association, the Central New York Bankruptcy Bar Association, and the New York State Bar Association.  She seasonally participates in the tax training with H&R Block.  She is a member of the Church of Holy Trinity, an Anglican church in Syracuse were she serves at the assistant clerk of the vestry. Karen is also a member of the Central New York Chinese School, Inc. where she and her son are studying Mandarin. 

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Karen is married, and she and her husband have a young son.  She is teaching herself to crochet and water-ski, and enjoys ballroom dancing, camping, hiking, and target shooting.  She grew up in Chinatown in New York City and the metropolitan area.  She spoke Cantonese, Fu-Chou and Mandarin from childhood, and is currently studying to strengthen her fluency in Mandarin. She loves cooking and travel.