Sydney J. Martinez was born in Anaheim, California. She graduated from California State University Fullerton in 2015 with Bachelor of Arts degrees in Business Administration Finance and Philosophy with a concentration in Moral, Social, and Legal problems. In 2019, Sydney received her Juris Doctor degree from California Western School of Law and admitted to the State Bar of California.
During law school, Sydney was a member of the Business Law Society and graduated with honors in a Business Law concentration. She attained an Academic Excellence Award and was a Dean’s Honor List student. Sydney interned for the San Diego Public Defender’s Office and received a Pro Bono Honors Society Award Certificate for over 120 hours of pro bono work.
Sydney and her husband, Martin, reside in Orange County. They enjoy backpacking, camping and traveling.