Martha began working for the firm after graduating from the prestigious Stuyvesant High School. She continued working for Ortiz & Ortiz as a legal assistant, and later as a paralegal, while she attended Fordham University and Brooklyn Law School. While in law school, Martha served as an intern to the Honorable Martin Glenn, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of New York. She passed the New York and New Jersey bar exams in 2013 and is admitted in both states. Martha became an associate upon her graduation from law school in 2013.