Jeffrey Martz

Jeffrey Martz Joins Smith, Ball & Báez Injury Lawyers as Associate Attorney

Smith, Ball & Báez Injury Lawyers, a personal injury firm based in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, is pleased to announce the addition of attorney Jeffrey Martz. “We are thrilled to welcome Jeffrey to the firm,” says partner Scott Smith. “As a leader, you look for certain qualities in all new hires. Our firm focuses on people with tremendous intellect, a great work ethic, and integrity. Jeffrey hits the bullseye in all of these categories. I expect great things from him in the years to come and am delighted that he has joined our team.”

Before joining Smith, Ball & Báez Injury Lawyers, Martz worked as an Assistant State Attorney (County Court Division Chief) for the State Attorney’s Office – 15th Circuit. As Assistant State Attorney, Martz prosecuted cases and obtained guilty verdicts ranging from simple battery to aggravated assault with a firearm.

Martz graduated from Florida State University in 2011 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and received his J.D. Degree from the University of Florida Levin College of Law in 2019 (cum laude).

Before turning to law, Martz was with the Boca Raton Police Department from 2012 to 2016. Martz received numerous accolades, including Officer of the Month twice and multiple firearms awards. Martz’s family is deeply rooted in Palm Beach County. His father (and mentor) served Palm Beach County as an Assistant State Attorney and Judge for over 20 years, and his mother is a docent at the Boca Raton Museum of Art.

Martz says, “it is an honor to work at Smith, Ball & Báez Injury Lawyers,” and that “you really feel you are an integral part of the team. Everyone is working together to serve the best interests of the clients, and I look forward to litigating on their behalf.”

When not in the office, Martz enjoys coaching and playing sports. One of the highlights in his life was going on a mission trip to Haiti in 2017. Martz lives in Lake Worth with his wife, Alexandria, their three dogs (Fox, Lulu, and Moose), and one cat (Mrs. Biscuits).

For more information about Smith, Ball & Báez Injury Lawyers, visit their website: For a free consultation, complete their online form or call them at (561) 500-4357.

About Smith, Ball & Báez Injury Lawyers

Smith, Ball & Báez Injury Lawyers is a Florida legal practice handling the full range of personal injury matters affecting individuals and families, from car accidents to wrongful death. We take our clients’ well-being very seriously at Smith, Ball & Báez Injury Lawyers. We are determined to provide the best possible representation and obtain the best possible outcome in every case. This means that in the office, you’ll find approachable legal professionals genuinely concerned with understanding and meeting your needs. But when it comes to litigating your personal injury claim, you’ll have tenacious, aggressive lawyers fighting for your rights and interests. This combination distinguishes Smith Ball & Báez Injury Lawyers among personal injury lawyers.

Smith, Ball & Báez Injury Lawyers is an English, Spanish and Portuguese-speaking legal practice available 24/7 to discuss your case and answer your questions.