Modrall Sperling Named a Top New Mexico Firm

U.S. News Best Lawyers® named Modrall Sperling a metropolitan top firm in 40 areas of law in Albuquerque and Santa Fe, and recognized the firm as a top firm in the area of Native American Law, nationally.

Best Law Firms rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes collecting client evaluations, attorney evaluations, peer reviews from ranked attorneys, and a data analysis completed by U.S. News.

Of the 40 areas of law where Modrall Sperling ranked as a top firm, 30 areas were given a Tier 1 ranking, seven practice areas were given a Tier 2 ranking, and two practice areas were given a Tier 3 ranking. To receive a Tier 1 ranking, a firm is considered to be the best in the city or nation in a given practice area. The firm received recognition in the following areas of law:

National Recognition

Native American Law

Metropolitan Recognition

Administrative / Regulatory Law

Antitrust Law


Banking and Finance Law

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Commercial Litigation

Construction Law

Corporate Law

Education Law

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Employment Law – Individuals

Employment Law – Management

Energy Law

Environmental Law

Government Relations Practice

Health Care Law

Insurance Law

Litigation – Bankruptcy

Litigation – Construction




Litigation – Environmental

Litigation – Labor & Employment

Litigation – Tax

Non-Profit/Charities Law

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants


Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Mining Law

Municipal Law

Native American Law

Natural Resources Law

Oil & Gas Law

Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Public Finance Law

Railroad Law

Real Estate Law

Tax Law

Trusts & Estates Law

Water Law

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