Modrall Sperling Law Firm

Modrall Sperling has long been recognized for excellence in a variety of practice areas and many of our lawyers have been consistently ranked among the best and brightest by peer review, as conducted by national legal ranking organizations. While we are honored to receive these endorsements, we prefer to let our clients tell our story.

“They are very familiar with, and knowledgeable about, the industry. They see things before we do and alert us, and bring interesting perspectives that we haven’t previously considered.”
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“This firm’s integrity, values and professionalism are reflected in all aspects of Modrall’s counsel and services. Their team of highly capable attorneys not only brings their expertise but also a total commitment to the client and to every phase of their work.”
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“Their professionalism, knowledge and expertise have always been outstanding. They are more than just our legal counsel. I don’t say this lightly, but Modrall has really been a business partner. They know us very well, have intimate knowledge of our business and know our senior members personally. They understand our values and principles, and they make an effort to connect with us and really understand the issues at hand in the context of our business philosophy.”
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“Modrall Sperling provides creative, accurate advice effectively delivered with appropriate detail for reasonable fees.”
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Modrall Sperling Announces New Shareholders

Modrall Sperling is pleased to have two attorneys join the rank of Shareholder in 2021: Chris Killion’s practice focuses on oil, gas and mineral development, including issuing drilling,…

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39 Modrall Sperling Attorneys Recognized in Best Lawyers

35 Modrall Sperling Shareholders have been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021. Seven of those have also been named “Lawyer of the Year” in Albuquerque and Santa Fe. Additionally, four Modrall Sperling Associates have been included in the inaugural edition…

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Stuart Butzier Elected President of Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation

Stuart Butzier, a shareholder with Modrall Sperling, has become the President of the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation after being elected by the organization’s Trustees. He will serve…

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Stuart Butzier

Tomas Garcia Sworn-In As State Bar of New Mexico Board of Bar Commissioner

Modrall Sperling Shareholder Tomas Garcia was recently elected to a position on the State Bar of New Mexico Board of Bar Commissioners. Tomas practices commercial, healthcare, torts/personal injury,…

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Michelle Hernandez Recognized at American Bar Association Conference

Modrall Sperling shareholder Michelle Hernandez was recognized as one of the “100 Women Who Inspire Us” at the American Bar Association’s 2019 Women in Litigation Joint CLE Conference, held November 13-15 in Chicago.

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Benchmark Litigation Highly Recommends Modrall Sperling

Modrall Sperling has been named “New Mexico Firm of the Year” and has been designated “highly recommended” by Benchmark Litigation and Benchmark Labor and Employment. Benchmark recognizes the…

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