Recipient: Best Lawyers' 2013 Albuquerque Labor Law - Management "Lawyer of the Year"; Best Lawyers in America (Labor and Employment Law), 2001-; Chambers USA - America's Leading Business Lawyers, 2002-; Southwest Super Lawyers, 2007-; Best of the Bar (Employment Law), 2011. She has achieved the highest rating for legal ability in Martindale-Hubbell. Editor, Natural Resources Journal, 1978-1979. Past Member and Board of Directors, 1991-1995, Animal Humane Association of New Mexico. Sponsor, Futures for Children, 1988-1999.
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Legal Community Activity
Admitted in 1979, New Mexico 1980, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico 1981, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit 1985, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and District of Columbia Circuits 1988, U.S. Supreme Court
Law School Attended
University of New Mexico School of Law Class of 1979 J.D.
University of New Mexico Class of 1974 B.A.
Born in 1951 Eureka, Montana, June 6, 1951
Associations & Memberships
Albuquerque Bar Association American Bar Association State Bar of New Mexico.
(New Mexico Board of Legal Specialization Recognized Specialist in Labor and Employment )
Arbitrator, Second Judicial District Court, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, 1996-; Co-Chair, Equal Access to Justice Campaign, 1999; City of Albuquerque Labor Management Relations Board, 2010-.