Bruce S. McDonald

Attorney in Albuquerque, NM

Attorneys have a rather unique ability to help people. We are trained and licensed to access the courts across the state to help our clients. We utilize the current law to provide remedies to those wronged and we have the ability to challenge and change laws that do not provide the justice that our society demands. In representing our clients, we must always be pragmatic and vigilant to think outside the box, color outside the lines and keep an eye open for the best practical outcome that we can achieve for our clients.

Biographical details

-Order of Lytae, Phi Eta Sigma

-Houston Bar Association Real Estate Law Section Award

-Associate, Butt, Thornton & Baehr, P.C., 1989 — 1994

Associations & memberships

-American Bar Association

-State Bar of New Mexico

-State Bar of Texas

-Albuquerque Bar Association — Tort and Insurance Practice Section

-Automobile Law Committee

-The Association of Trial Lawyers of America

Biographical details

-Order of Lytae, Phi Beta Sigma

-Houston Bar Association Real Estate Law Section Award

-Associate, Butt, Thornton & Baehr, P.C., 1989 — 1994.

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Areas of Law

  • Personal Injury/Insurance Defense Litigation
  • Trucking and Commercial Carrier Litigation
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Insurance Coverage


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in Personal Injury, Insurance and Litigation
4.6 out of 5.0

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  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
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Admission Details

Admitted in 1989, New Mexico
1989, U.S. District Court, New Mexico
1989, New Mexico District Court, Court of Appeals and Supreme Court
1990, Texas
1990, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit

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  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Law School Attended

    South Texas College of Law
    Class of 1989

    University Attended

    Texas Tech University
    Class of 1979

    Birth Information

    Born in 1957
    Denver, Colorado, November 12, 1957



    Representative Cases

    Britt vs. Phoenix Indem. Ins. Co. and Dairyland Ins. Co., 120 N.M. 813, 907 P.2d 994, 1995 N.M. Lexis 389 (Nov. 1995); Phoenix Indemnity Ins. Co. vs. Pulis, 2000-NMCA-023, 39 N.M. St. B. Bull. 35, 2000 N.M. Lexis 281 (July 2000).

    Contact Information


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    Office Information
    Bruce S. McDonald
     211 Twelfth Street NW,
    Albuquerque, NM 87102


    Law Offices of Bruce S. McDonald (Albuquerque, New Mexico)

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