Modrall Sperling Law Firm

Modrall Sperling Welcomes New Associates

Modrall Sperling is pleased to announce that six associate attorneys have joined the firm’s Albuquerque office. Liliana Benitez De Luna practices in the areas of labor and employment law, personal injury litigation, and commercial disputes. Prior to joining Modrall Sperling, Lily was…

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Modrall Sperling $10,000 Max J. Madrid Law Diversity Scholarship

The Scholarship To advance the goals of diversity and inclusion within the legal profession, Modrall Sperling has established the Max J. Madrid Law Diversity Scholarship.  The scholarship provides…

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Book Review: The Law and Governance of Mining and Minerals: A Global Perspective

Stuart R Butzier Modrall Sperling, Santa Fe sbutzier@modrall.com   Darrell W Podowski Cassels Brock & Blackwell, Vancouver dpodowski@cassels.com   Bastida, Ana Elizabeth, The Law and Governance of Mining and…

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Update on New Mexico’s Methane Rules

EMNRD Finalized Regulations A few weeks ago, on May 25, 2021, the EMNRD published its new rules which limit most venting and flaring of natural gas as part of New Mexico’s mission to reduce methane emissions. The rules are now in effect…

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Modrall Sperling COVID-19 Task Force Updated May 12, 2021

*This article is authored by Roberta Cooper Ramo with Seth J. Barany, Alicia Ubeda Harvey, Nicole T. Russell, Haley B. Adams, Jamie L. Allen, and other Modrall Sperling…

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Three Modrall Sperling Shareholders Honored by Who’s Who Legal: Mining

Stuart Butzier, Lynn Slade and Walter Stern have been listed as Global Leaders by Who’s Who Legal: Mining, a publication which recognizes the top mining lawyers in the world. Practitioners featured in this prestigious publication are nominated by their peers in the…

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Stuart Butzier Becomes Vice Chair of the Mining Law Committee of the International Bar Association

Effective this year, Modrall Sperling shareholder Stuart Butzier became Vice Chair of the Mining Law Committee of the International Bar Association (IBA).  His recent and ongoing activities on…

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Michelle Hernandez Appointed to UNM Medical Group, Inc. Board

Michelle Hernandez, Modrall Sperling shareholder and member of the firm’s healthcare practice group, has been appointed to the board of the UNM Medical Group, Inc. The UNM Medical…

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Modrall Sperling COVID-19 Task Force Updated February 8, 2021

*This article is authored by Roberta Cooper Ramo with Seth J. Barany, Alicia Ubeda Harvey, Nicole T. Russell, Haley B. Adams, Jamie L. Allen, and other Modrall Sperling…

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Recent Biden Administration Orders Affecting the Energy Industry

In his first week in office, President Biden and administration officials have issued various Executive Orders, memoranda and other agency directives reversing previous Trump Administration policies and/or establishing new policies for federal agencies, which some have characterized as a fossil fuel freeze….

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