Keersten Heskin Martinez is an Attorney with over twenty years of experience helping families in all aspects of family law cases.  Keersten is one of the few attorneys in the Orlando area who is Board Certified in Marital and Family Law. She specializes in Family Law including dissolution of marriage, custody proceedings, child support, paternity and modification proceedings.

Keersten graduated from the Florida Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science and majored in Aviation Management and Flight Technology. She received her J.D. in 1995 from the University of Florida College of Law with Honors. While there, she was a member of the Florida Law Review and served as Associate Articles Editor.

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida

Published Works

  • “Easier Than Obtaining a Driver’s License: The Licensing of Federal Gun Dealers”, 46    Fla.L.Rev., 805 (Dec), 1994

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell’s “AV” Rating since 2007
  • Florida Legal Elite, 2009
  • Florida Super Lawyers, 2016, 2017
  • Honors – Legal Research and Writing
  • Honors and Best Brief Award – Appellate Advocacy
  • Book Award – Civil Procedure II
  • Book Award – Legal Drafting

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Florida Bar, Family Law Section, Member
  • The Central Florida Family Law Inns of Court
  • The Florida Bar, Family Law Section, Family Law Rules Committee, 2002 – 2008
  • Orange County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, Co-Chair, Dinner With The Judiciary, 1998 – 2000
  • Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers, Member
  • Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers, Board Member, 2000 – 2009
  • Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers, President, 2008 – 2009