Martha was born and raised in Peterborough before setting out to Ottawa to pursue her post-secondary education and her early legal practice in family law, real estate, and wills and estates. She jumped at the opportunity to return home and opened Sullivan Law in Peterborough. She enjoys the privilege of working for herself in her chosen profession and town. Martha’s extensive experience led to her being empanelled in both the Family Responsibility Office and the Office of the Children’s Lawyer. Her firm has been recognized with reader’s choice awards from the community for her exceptional service in families’ difficult times.