Allegra C Carpenter

Allegra C Carpenter: Attorney with Allegra-Law, Allegra Carpenter Law Firm LLC AV stamp icon


Rating by other lawyers:

Received Best Lawyers "Albuquerque Best Plaintiff's Personal Injury Litigator" award, 2015

Voted by other lawyers for rating "Best Lawyers in America" ten plus years

AV-Preeminent peer review rated through Martindale-Hubbell five plus years

Super Lawyer rating five plus years

National Trial Lawyer's "Top 100"

Experience and Education

Opened sole-practioner office 2018

Prior 22 years (Partner 17 years) McGinn, Carpenter, Montoya & Love PA

Author: "The International Criminal Court and the Crime of Aggression," 64 Nordic Journal of International Law, p. 223 (1995)

1995 earned Juris Doctorate, University of New Mexico Law School

1990-1992, Legislative Assistant, Senator Pete V. Domenici, Washington D.C.

1990 earned B.A. of Economics, University of Colorado-Boulder

Memberships, Appointments & Service

New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association (NMTLA), Board of Directors

American Association for Justice (AAJ)

Adjunct Professor, University of New Mexico Law School, 2003 - 2005

Prior appointed member of Judicial Nominating Commission and Rules Committees

Reported Case: State v. Nunez, 129 NM 163, 2 P.3rd 264 (1999) (as amicus curiae for the New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyers Association)

Regularly invited speaker at continuing legal education seminars nationwide, 1999-present with an emphasis in legal presentation and demonstrative exhibits

Admitted Courts

New Mexico State Court, Court of Appeals, Supreme Court

New Mexico Federal Court, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals

Pro hoc vice admissions: Colorado State Court, Minnesota Federal Court, California State Court

Areas of Practice (13)

  • Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Products Liability
  • Sexual Violence
  • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
  • Trial Consulting
  • Premises Liability
  • Wrongful Death
  • Negligence Security

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(505) 300-5548  Phone
University Attended:
University of Colorado, B.A., Economics, 1990
Law School Attended:
University of New Mexico School of Law, J.D., 1995
Year of First Admission:
1995, New Mexico and U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Birth Information:
Albuquerque, NM
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation

Peer Reviews

  • 4.7/5.0 (11 reviews)
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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