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4101 Indian School Road NE, Suite 300S
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110Locate in Google Maps
Telephone: 505-884-0777
Fax: 505-889-8870
www.btblaw.com
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Mailing Address: P.O. Box 3170, Albuquerque, NM 87190
Established: 1959

Practice Areas
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Appeals
  • Aviation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Banking
  • Construction Law
  • Consumer Law
  • Employment Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • General Liability
  • Health Care
  • Medical Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Estate
  • Trucking
  • Transportation
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Business and Commercial Transactions
  • Complex Civil Litigation
  • Domestic Relations
  • Environment and Toxic Torts
  • Government Entities and Civil Rights Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage Issues
  • Professional Licensing and Board Complaint Representation
  • Retail Litigation
  • Sports and Recreation
  • Taxation Law
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About Us
The law firm of Butt Thornton & Baehr PC has served the legal needs of New Mexico's citizens, businesses and government since 1959. Like the state's motto "crescit eundo" (it grows as it goes), the firm continues to expand and has played a vital role in the growth of Albuquerque as the dynamic center of the southwest region of the United States.

Only an hour by air from Phoenix, Denver and El Paso, we are centrally located and uniquely positioned by diverse legal experience and personal perspectives, language skills and state-of-the-art technical support to meet your civil litigation and commercial legal requirements.

Our practice is concentrated in defending claims in the areas of personal injury, aviation, products liability, insurance, workers' compensation, transportation, professional malpractice, construction and civil rights. In addition, our commercial section can meet your legal needs in the areas of banking, bonds, corporations, partnerships, mortgage financing, real estate, bankruptcy, wills, estate planning and related litigation.

For more than fifty years, Butt Thornton & Baehr PC has been known as a law firm of quality and integrity. We are proud of the position of trust and respect the firm has earned in New Mexico's business, legal and governmental communities. Our commitment is to continue to meet the high standards that have earned us that reputation into the twenty-first century.
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Client Information
Insurance Clients
ACE North American ClaimsACUITY, A Mutual Insurance Company
AIGAmerican States Insurance Company
Associated Aviation UnderwritersCarolina Casualty Insurance Group
Chubb Group of Insurance CompaniesCIGNA Property and Casualty Insurance Company
CNA Insurance CompaniesColonial Insurance Company of California
Colorado Casualty Insurance CompanyThe Doctors Company
E & O ProfessionalsFederated Rural Electric Insurance Exchange
Fireman's Fund Insurance CompanyFirst Colonial Insurance Company
GAB Robins North America, Inc.General Accident Insurance Company
Great American Insurance CompanyGreat West Casualty Company
Guarantee Insurance CompanyThe Hartford
Home Insurance CompanyHorizon Health Care Corporation
Insurance Company of North AmericaInterstate Insurance Group
Kemper Insurance CompaniesLiberty Mutual Insurance Company
Medical Claims Management GroupThe Medical Protective Company
Northland Insurance CompanyNorthwestern National Insurance Company
Occidental Fire & Casualty Company of North CarolinaOhio Casualty Insurance Company
Pharmacists Mutual CompaniesPhiladelphia Insurance Companies
Royal Insurance GroupSentry Claims Services
St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance CompanyTransamerica Insurance Company
Travelers Insurance CompaniesUnited States Aviation Underwriters, Inc.
Universal Underwriters Insurance CompanyWausau Insurance Companies
Western Insurance GroupWestern World Insurance Company
Zurich American Insurance Company
Non-Insurance Clients
Alexsis, Inc.American Suzuki Motor Corporation
AutoZone, Inc.Chrysler Corporation
Circle K Stores, Inc., a division of Tosco Corp.Equity General Agents, Inc.
Federal ExpressFord Motor Company
Halliburton Energy Services CorporationHonda North America, Inc.
Kawasaki Motors Corporation, U.S.A.The Kroger Co.
Michelin Tire CorporationMitsubishi Motors Corporation
Navistar International Transportation CorporationOffice Depot, Inc.
Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc.Tyson Foods, Inc.
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
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Personnel Information
Shareholders
James H. Johansen
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Insurance Law
  • Bad Faith
  • Complex Litigation
  • Construction
  • Environmental and Toxic Injury
  • Professional Liability
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1980
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Additional Biographical Details:
Senior Arbitrator, Better Business Bureau; AV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
Memberships:
  • American and Albuquerque Bar Associations
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association (President, 1995)
  • Defense Research Institute (Senior Advisor)
Education:
  • New Mexico State University, B.B.A., 1977
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 1980
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Rodney L. Schlagel
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Business Transactions
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Business and Real Estate Transactions
  • Bankruptcy
  • Construction
  • Consumer Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Tax Litigation
Admitted
  • Colorado, 1979
  • New Mexico, 1980
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • American and Albuquerque Bar Associations
  • State Bar of New Mexico
Education:
  • University of Denver, B.A., 1976
  • University of Denver, J.D., 1979
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Jane A. Laflin
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • General Liability
  • Civil Rights
  • Governmental Entity Defense
  • Retail Liability
  • Sports and Entertainment Liability
  • Domestic Relations
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1987
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • American and Albuquerque Bar Associations
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association
  • Women's Bar Association
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.S., 1980
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 1987
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Michael P. Clemens
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Civil Litigation
  • General Liability
  • Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Bad Faith
  • Errors and Omissions
  • Complex Litigation
  • Construction
  • Environmental and Toxic Injury
  • Retail Liability
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1989
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • American and Albuquerque Bar Associations
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
Education:
  • University of Colorado at Denver, B.A., 1986
  • University of Denver, J.D., 1989
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Agnes Fuentevilla Padilla, President
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Employment Litigation
  • General Liability
  • Governmental Entity Defense
  • Civil Rights
  • Complex Litigation
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1992
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Memberships:
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Law Firm Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • American Inns of Court
Certifications:
  • Certified Specialist, Employment and Labor Law
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.A., 1988
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 1992
Language:
  • Spanish
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Monica R. Garcia, Vice President
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Employment Litigation
  • Civil Rights
  • Nursing Home Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Trucking
  • Transportation
  • General Liability
  • Consumer Law
  • Professional Liability
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1996
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Additional Biographical Details:
AV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
Memberships:
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • Defense Research Institute
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
  • Trucking Industry Defense Association
  • American Inns of Court
Education:
  • Loyola Marymount University, B.B.A., 1991
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 1996
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S. Carolyn Ramos
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Medical Negligence
  • Trucking
  • Transportation
  • Product Liability
  • General Liability
  • Sports and Entertainment Liability
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2000
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of New Mexico (Legal Panel, National Health Law)
  • Hispanic National Bar Association
  • New Mexico Hispanic Bar Association
  • ALFA International
  • American Trucking Association
  • New Mexico Medical Legal Review Panel
  • Defense Research Institute
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • Middlebury College, B.A., 1993
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 2000
Honors:
Moot Court Team
Language:
  • Spanish
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W. Ann Maggiore
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Medical Negligence
  • Law Enforcement Liability
  • Governmental Entity Defense
  • Civil Rights
  • Complex Litigation
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Licensure
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1992
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico, 1998
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • State Bar of New Mexico (Board Member, Health Law Section)
  • National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians
  • National Association of EMS Physicians
  • Albuquerque Sexual Assualt Nurses Examiners (Board Member)
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.A., 1989
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 1992
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Raúl P. Sedillo
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Employment Litigation
  • General Liability
  • Trucking
  • Transportation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Environmental and Toxic Injury
  • Product Liability
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2002
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Hispanic Bar Association (Young Lawyers Division)
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association (Trial Practice Board Member)
Education:
  • New Mexico State University, B.C.J., 1999
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 2002
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Neil R. Blake
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Professional Liability
  • Civil Litigation
  • General Liability
  • Complex Litigation
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1991
  • Texas, 2005
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • Albuquerque Bar Association
  • New Mexico Medical Review Commission
  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • Colorado State University, B.A., 1987
  • The University of Arizona, J.D., 1991
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Paul R. Bishop, Secretary
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Captive Company Matters
  • Complex Litigation
  • General Liability
  • Health Care
  • Professional Liability
  • Trucking
  • Transportation
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2005
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • Purdue University, B.A. (distinguished graduate), 2002
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 2005
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M. Scott Owen, Treasurer
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Complex Litigation
  • General Liability
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2006
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • Albuquerque Bar Association
  • Workers' Compensation Association of New Mexico
  • Workers' Compensation Association of Southern New Mexico
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • Michigan State University, B.S., 2002
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D., 2006
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Phillip W. Cheves
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Complex Litigation
  • General Liability
  • Domestic Relations
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1991
  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico, 2001
  • Supreme Court of Texas
Memberships:
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Albuquerque Bar Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • Abilene Christian College, B.A., 1987
  • Pepperdine University, J.D., 1991
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Felicia C. Boyd
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Complex Litigation
  • Construction
  • General Liability
  • Health Care
  • Product Liability
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2005
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • Albuquerque Bar Association
  • New Mexico Medical Review Commission
  • Defense Research Institute
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.A., 2002
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 2005
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Scott E. Stromberg
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Complex Litigation
  • General Litigation
  • Health Care
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Professional Liability
  • Trucking
  • Transportation
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2010
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • American Bar Association (Natural Resources, Energy & Environmental Law Section)
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.A. (summa cum laude), 2007
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 2010
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Neysa E. Lujan
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Complex Litigation
  • General Liability
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2010
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • American, Hispanic National, New Mexico Women's, New Mexico Hispanic and Albuquerque Bar Associations
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.S., 2005
  • St. Mary's University, J.D., 2010
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Ryan T. Sanders
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Complex Litigation
  • Construction
  • General Liability
  • Health Care
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Retail Liability
  • Sports and Entertainment Liability
  • Transportation
  • Trucking
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2009
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico including Bankruptcy Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • American (Veterans Claims and Assistance Network) and Albuquerque Bar Associations
  • New Mexico Medical Society (Legal Review Panel)
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.S., 2005
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 2008
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Brett C. Eaton
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Complex Litigation
  • General Liability
  • Governmental Entity Defense
  • Civil Rights
  • Retail Liability
  • Trucking
  • Transportation
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2012
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • American and Albuquerque Bar Associations
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.A., 2009
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 2012
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Amy E. Headrick
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Product Liability
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Complex Litigation
  • Employment Litigation
  • Health Care
  • Medical Malpractice
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2014
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • Albuquerque Bar Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • University of Michigan, B.A. Political Science, 1991
  • Tulane University, J.D. (magna cum laude, Order of the Coif), 1998
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Rheba Rutkowski
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Appeals
  • Complex Litigation
  • General Litigation
Admitted
  • Massachusetts, 1997
  • New Mexico
  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, First, Third, Fourth, Sixth, Ninth and Tenth Circuits
  • U.S. Supreme Court
Education:
  • Wellesley College, A.B.
  • Northeastern University, J.D.
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Maria S. Dudley
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • General Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Health Care
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Complex Litigation
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2015
Memberships:
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • Albuquerque Bar Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.A., History, 2012
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 2015
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Marc T. Shuter
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • General Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Trucking
  • Transportation
  • Health Care
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Complex Litigation
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2012
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Memberships:
  • State Bar of New Mexico
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.A. (summa cum laude), 2008
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D. (magna cum laude), 2012
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Jonathan A. Elms
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Workers' Compensation
  • General Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Business Transactions
  • Commercial Transactions
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2010
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Memberships:
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • Texas Tech University, B.A., 2001
  • Texas Tech University, M.A., 2002
  • University of Houston, J.D., 2006
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Charles B. Kraft
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Retail Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Sports and Entertainment Liability
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Complex Litigation
  • General Liability
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2013
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Memberships:
  • Federal Bar Association (New Mexico Chapter)
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.A., 2009
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 2013
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Arslan S. Umarov
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Complex Litigation
  • General Liability
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Trucking
  • Transportation
Admitted
  • Texas, 2011
  • New Mexico, 2013
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Additional Biographical Details:
National Language Service Corps
Memberships:
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bars of New Mexico and Texas
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
Education:
  • University of Memphis, B.B.A. (cum laude), 2004
  • Texas Tech University, J.D., 2011
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Jay J. Athey
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Business Transactions
  • Commercial Transactions
  • General Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Construction
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
Admitted
  • Florida, 2011
  • Colorado, 2012
  • Montana
Memberships:
  • The Florida Bar
  • The Colorado and Denver Bar Associations
  • State Bar of Montana
Education:
  • Flagler College, B.A. Communications, 2007
  • Florida State University, J.D. (cum laude), 2011
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Allison M. Beaulieu
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Governmental Entity Defense
  • Civil Rights
  • Employment
  • Complex Litigation
  • Sports and Entertainment Liability
  • General Litigation
  • Domestic Relations
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2015
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
  • State Bar of New Mexico
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.A., 2011
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas, J.D., 2014
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Jason J. Patton
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction
  • Health Care
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Product Liability
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2016
Memberships:
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • Albuquerque Bar Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • University of Denver, B.A., 2012
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 2016
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Sarah L. Shore
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • General Liability
  • Appeals
  • Toxic Torts
  • Employment Litigation
  • Complex Civil Litigation
  • Environment
Admitted
  • New York, 2010
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Memberships:
  • Federal (New Mexico Chapter) and New York State Bar Associations
Education:
  • University of Washington, B.A., 2004
  • New York University School of Law, J.D., 2009
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Michelle Timm
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • General Liability
  • Health Care
  • Medical Liability
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Employment Litigation
  • Complex Civil Litigation
  • Domestic Relations
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 2017
Memberships:
  • State Bar of New Mexico
Education:
  • The University of Oklahoma, B.A., 2007
  • The University of New Mexico School of Law, J.D. (cum laude), 2017
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Of Counsel
Paul L. Butt — (1930-2009)
David N. Whitham — (1949-2017)
J. Duke Thornton
Albuquerque, NM
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1969
  • New York, 1984
Memberships:
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Association for Transportation Law, Logistics and Policy
  • International Association of Insurance Counsel
  • Defense Research Institute
Publications:
  • "Trial Handbook for New Mexico Lawyers," Lawyers Cooperative Publishing
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.B.A., 1966
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 1969
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Norman L. Gagne
Albuquerque, NM
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1974
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Tenth Circuits
  • U.S. Court of Military Appeals
Memberships:
  • American and Albuquerque Bar Associations
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Fellow, New Mexico Bar Foundation
  • Hispanic Bar Association
  • American Law Firm Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • University of Colorado, B.A., 1966
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 1974
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Raymond A. Baehr
Albuquerque, NM
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1973
  • New York, 1985
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1980
Memberships:
  • American and Albuquerque Bar Associations
  • State Bar of New Mexico
Publications:
  • Co-Editor, New Mexico Section, Cushman's Fifty State Construction Liens and Bond Claims, Wiley Publications
Education:
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University, B.S., 1970
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 1973
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Robert T. Booms
Albuquerque, NM
Admitted
  • Colorado, 1970
  • New Mexico, 1989
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1993
Memberships:
  • New Mexico Supreme Court Rules of Evidence and Code of Conduct Committees
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • Dartmouth College, A.B., 1966
  • University of Denver, J.D., 1970
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Sherrill K. Filter
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Bankruptcy
  • Banking
  • Business and Real Estate Transactions
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Tax Litigation
Admitted
  • Michigan, 1978
  • New Mexico, 1984
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Memberships:
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • State Bar of Michigan
Education:
  • William Woods College, B.A., 1975
  • University of Michigan, J.D., 1978
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Carlos G. Martinez
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Employment Litigation
  • General Liability
  • Workers' Compensation
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1972
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico, 1973
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas, 1974
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Tenth Circuits
  • U.S. Court of International Trade
  • U.S. Court of Military Appeals
Memberships:
  • American and Albuquerque Bar Associations
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Hispanic Bar Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association (Workers' Compensation Newsletter Editor)
  • New Mexico Workers' Compensation Association (Board Member)
Publications:
  • New Mexico Workers' Compensation Manual
Certifications:
  • Board Certified, New Mexico Workers' Compensation Specialist
Education:
  • University of San Francisco, B.A., 1969
  • University of California, J.D., 1972
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Martin Diamond
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Construction Litigation
  • General Liability
  • Litigation
  • Trucking
  • Transportation
Admitted
  • New York, 1975
  • New Mexico, 1978
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Additional Biographical Details:
Former Assistant District Attorney, Bronx County, New York; Former Assistant District Attorney, Bernalillo County, New Mexico; AV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
Memberships:
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • Albuquerque Bar Association
  • New Mexico Medical Review Commission
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, B.A., 1968
  • New York University, J.D., 1974
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Glenna Hayes
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Workers' Compensation
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1986
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
  • Supreme Court of New Mexico
Memberships:
  • American and Albuquerque Bar Associations
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • Eastern New Mexico University, B.S., 1971
  • Eastern New Mexico University, M.Ed., 1979
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 1986
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Alfred L. Green, Jr.
Albuquerque, NM
Practice Areas
  • Complex Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Environmental and Toxic Injury
  • Health Care
Admitted
  • New Mexico, 1976
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Military Appeals
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
Additional Biographical Details:
Past Litigation Director; AV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
Memberships:
  • American and Albuquerque Bar Associations
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Medical Review Commission
  • American Law Firm Association (Product Liability Section)
  • Defense Research Institute
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • The University of New Mexico, B.A., 1969
  • University of Arkansas, M.S., 1972
  • The University of New Mexico, J.D., 1976
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Additional Links
New Mexico Insurance Law Digest
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(Revisors of the New Mexico Insurance Law Digest for this Publication)