Martin L. Kerr, Associate
Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg
6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200
Cleveland, Ohio 44131
T: (216) 642-3342
F: (216) 642-8826

Mr. Kerr has counseled a wide variety of clients ranging from agile, entrepreneurial companies to more well known, multi-billion dollar corporations. Utilizing his business acumen, he advises clients on a diverse range of business transactions (i.e. purchasing/sales agreements, regulatory compliance matters, and licensing agreements).

Martin also has significant experience in negotiating long term supply and sales agreements. This work has allowed him to develop a holistic approach to a transaction which takes into account both legal and business concerns.

Some of Martin’s past and present endeavors include:

  • Developing a supply chain contract process for a multi-billion dollar global organization;
  • Developing and executing a strategy to combat unauthorized and counterfeit sales of product online;
  • Negotiating payment systems agreements with large banks; and
  • Advising companies on the potential impact of new regulations.

Prior to coming to Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg, Martin worked as a financial analyst and contract and compliance manager for large global organizations where he developed a long term approach to balancing both legal and business requirements. He also worked as a project manager for a smaller organization where he developed and executed plans for new revenue streams.

Practice Areas


  • J.D., Master of Business Administration (International Finance), University of Akron, 2016
  • B.S. Accountancy, University of Akron, 2003

Bar Admissions

  • State of Ohio, 2017

Memberships / Honors / Awards

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Akron Bar Association
  • Cloverleaf Youth Baseball, Treasurer