Martin E. Freidel is a founding shareholder and managing director of NXTLAW PC and the Firearm Trust Law Center and has been practicing law since 1987. Prior to founding NXTLAW PC and the Firearm Trust Law Center, he was a senior executive and general counsel for 17 years and has built and managed in-house legal and regulatory departments for companies that have grown from private start-up companies to public companies in excess of $1 billion in revenue.

Marty is an avid defender of the 2nd Amendment, firearm collector, handgun instructor, former competitive handgun shooter and current recreational shooter and supporter of all shooting sports.

  • Education

    • Juris Doctor from the Creighton University School of Law
    • BSBA with emphasis in Finance and Accounting from Creighton University


    Bar Admissions

    • Alaska

    • Colorado

    • District of Columbia

    • Nebraska

    • South Dakota

    • United States District Court for the District of Alaska

    • United States District Court for the District of Colorado

    • United States District Court for the District of Nebraska

    • Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals

  • Professional Memberships

    • Alaska Bar Association

    • American Bar Association

    • American Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals (including past-president of the Rocky Mountain Chapter and Board Member for 23 years)

    • Anchorage Bar Association

    • Association of Corporate Counsel (past member)

    • Colorado Bar Association

    • Colorado Corporate Counsel Association (past member)

    • Denver Bar Association

    • District of Columbia Bar Association

    • Federal Communications Bar Association (past member)

    • Nebraska State Bar Association

    • South Dakota Bar Association

  • Firearm-Related Affiliations

    • National Rifle Association – Life Benefactor

    • International Practical Shooting Confederation

    • United States Practical Shooting Association

    • Clear Creek County Practical Shooters

    • International Defensive Pistol Association

    • United States Concealed Carry Association



    • Cambridge Who’s Who Life Member – Registry of Executives, Professionals and Entrepreneurs

    • Top Lawyers in Colorado (The Legal Network)
    - 2014, 2015, 2016

    • Lawyers of Distinction
    Corporate and Transactional - 2017

    • Martindale-Hubbell/ - Client Distinction Award 2017

    •Global Who’s Who - Top Lawyers