|Administrative Law||Appellate Practice|
|Civil Rights||Civil Trial Practice|
|Criminal Trial Practice||Environmental Law|
|Health Care Law||Insurance Defense|
|Labor and Employment Law||Legislative Practice|
|Natural Resources Law|
About this office:
Montgomery & Andrews, P.A. was founded in the 1930s by J.O. Seth and A. K. Montgomery, and is now the largest firm in Santa Fe. "M&A" is known for the quality, breadth and depth of its legal and regulatory expertise and its familiarity with the personnel and processes of the executive and legislative branches of New Mexico government. Its attorneys represent clients statewide in virtually all areas of civil law, including civil litigation, natural resources, environmental, legislative, regulatory, business, employment relations, health services, real estate, insurance defense, banking and creditors' rights. The firm's governmental relations lawyers have extensive experience representing clients on matters involving the executive and legislative branches of New Mexico state government, as well as in regulatory matters.
The firm has had members serving the state legislature at various times throughout its history. In addition, a late senior judge of the United States Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, a late Chief Justice of the New Mexico Supreme Court and a former Chief federal district judge for the District of New Mexico were members of the firm.
The firm has also been active in national, state and local bar associations and has a long tradition of community service. Attorneys in the firm have served as president or commissioner of the New Mexico State Bar and on the boards of numerous state and local business and arts organizations.
Montgomery & Andrews opened its Albuquerque office in January 2008. The members of this office were formerly with Sturges, Houston & Sexton, P.C. The addition of this office expands the firm's practice in the areas of Architectural Malpractice, Engineering Malpractice and First-Party Insurance Defense.
Statement of Practice Summary:
Administrative and Regulatory Matters, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Appeals, Architectural / Engineering Malpractice Defense, Banking and Financing, Civil Trial, Civil Rights, Commercial Litigation and Antitrust, Constitutional Law, Employment and Labor Law, Environmental Law, First Party Insurance Coverage, Government, Governmental Relations, Hospital Malpractice, Health Care Law, Indian Law, Insurance Defense Coverage, Legislative Law, Medical Malpractice, Mineral Title Examination, Natural Resources, Products Liability and Personal Injury, Real Estate, Utility Law, Workers' Compensation.
AIG Claims Services, Inc.; Allied Insurance Company; Allstate Insurance Co.; American Insurance Association; American National Property and Casualty Company; Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc.; Broadspire; Chevron Mining; City of Santa Fe; Cobisa Corporation; ConocoPhillips Company; Copar Pumice Company; DaimlerChrysler Corporation; Delta Dental Plan of New Mexico; Devon Energy Corporation; Duke Energy Field Services, L.P.; El Paso Corporation; Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold; Harland Financial Solutions; High Plains Corporation; Hub International Group Northeast, Inc.; Intel Corporation; Kemper Insurance Company; LAC Minerals (USA), Inc.; Lexington Insurance Company; Los Alamos National Security, LLC; Marathon Oil Company; Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co.; New Mexico Oil and Gas Association; New Mexico-American Water Co.; New Mexico Association of Counties; New Mexico Lodging Association; Otero County Electric Cooperative, Inc.; Protection Technology Los Alamos, Inc.; Qwest Corporation; Safeco Insurance Company of America; Schlumberger, Ltd.; Specialty Risk Services; State of Kansas; The New Mexican; St. Paul/Travelers Insurance Co.; University of New Mexico; Union County General Hospital; Western Refining, Inc.; Wyeth; XL Design Professional; Zurich American Insurance Company.
Law Firm Affiliations: STATE CAPITAL GROUP
(For biographical data on other personnel, see Professional Biographies at Albuquerque, New Mexico)