(505) 848-1800 (505) 848-1889
500 Fourth Street NW
Suite 1000
Albuquerque, NM 87102


Modrall Sperling provides high quality legal services on a range of issues and subjects important to businesses and individuals in New Mexico. Our clients include financial institutions, state and local governmental bodies, insurance companies, small and family businesses, national and multi-national corporations, energy and natural resource companies, educational institutions, private foundations, farmers, ranchers, and other individuals.

With offices in Albuquerque and Santa Fe, the firm provides innovative legal solutions and is prepared to meet both the basic and sophisticated demands of business and individual clients in a challenging economy.

Since its founding in 1937, Modrall Sperling has 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 legal ranking organizations including Best Lawyers in America®, Chambers USA, Southwest Super Lawyers®, Martindale-Hubbell, and Benchmark Litigation. Several of our lawyers have also been recognized on a regional and national level.


  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Antitrust
  • Appellate Law
  • Auto Liability
  • Banking and Finance
  • Bankruptcy, Creditor’s Rights, and Insolvency
  • Business Litigation
  • Civil Rights
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Commercial and Business Contracts
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate, Transactional and M&A
  • Education
  • Employment & Labor Law
  • Energy, Oil & Gas
  • Environmental & Toxic and Mass Tort
  • Estate, Trust, Wills and Financial Planning
  • Franchise
  • Governmental Relations, Legislative, Regulatory
  • Healthcare Management
  • Insurance and Bad Faith
  • Intellectual Property
  • Life, Health & Disability
  • Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Nursing Home and Assisted Living
  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Device
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Public Finance
  • Public Utilities & Administrative
  • Real Estate
  • Retail
  • School Law
  • Tax
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation
  • Water Law
  • Workers’ Compensation


  • Albuquerque Public Schools
  • Allstate Insurance
  • Axis Capital
  • Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals
  • BHP Billiton, New Mexico Coal
  • Chevron Mining, Inc.
  • Clear Channel Broadcasting, Inc.
  • Endurance Services Limited
  • Enrichment Technology US
  • Enterprise Products Partners, LP
  • Everest National Insurance
  • Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company
  • Fisher Sand & Gravel Company
  • Freeport McMoRan, Copper and Gold
  • GSL Properties
  • IFG Companies
  • Janssen Pharmaceutica
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Leen Management
  • Live Nation Worldwide, Inc.
  • Mountain States Mutual Casualty Company
  • National Center for Genome Resources
  • Progressive Insurance
  • Selective Insurance Company of America
  • Summit Electric Supply Co., Inc.
  • Transwestern Pipeline
  • TravelCenters of America
  • Travelers Insurance
  • Unisource Manufacturing, Inc.
  • US Bank National Association
  • U.S. Ply, Inc.
  • Walgreen Co.


  • Santa Fe, NM