Martin E. Freidel has been engaged in the practice of law since 1987. Prior to founding NXTLAW PC, 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’s practice is concentrated in business organizations, transactions, mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, strategic business planning, securities, corporate governance, franchises and employment law (employer). His experience as a General Counsel gives him practical skills in effectively managing both budgets and resources that has been so valuable to the business clients he advises.

Marty is also the founder of the Firearm Trust Law Center. To learn more about them, click here

  • Education

    • J.D. 1987, Creighton University School of Law

    • B.S.B.A. 1985, Creighton University, emphasis in Finance and Economics



    • 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



  • Professional Memberships

    • American Bar Association
    • Colorado Bar Association
    • Denver Bar Association
    • Alaska Bar Association
    • Anchorage Bar Association
    • South Dakota Bar Association
    • District of Columbia Bar
    • Nebraska Bar Association
    • Colorado Corporate Counsel Association (past member)
    • Federal Communications Bar Association (past member)
    • American Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals (member and past-president of the Rocky Mountain Chapter)

  • Fun Affiliations

    • Trout Unlimited – Life Member
    • North American Fishing Club – Life Member
    • National Rifle Association – Life Benefactor
    • National Parks and Conservation Association – Member (past member of the Trustees of the Parks)

    • Yellowstone Park Foundation - Member
    • Yellowstone Association - Member
    • Grand Teton National Park Foundation - Member
    • Iditarod Trail Committee - Voting Member
    • Alaska Geographic - Member
    • Black Hills Parks & Forests Association - Member
    • Mount Rushmore Society - Member