Donna L. Chapman

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Ms. Chapman graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management. In 1999, Ms. Chapman received her Juris Doctorate from the University of New Mexico School of Law. Ms. Chapman was admitted to the New Mexico Bar in October 1999. She is licensed to practice in New Mexico State Courts and was admitted to the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico and the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals in January, 2000. Ms. Chapman practices in the areas of bad faith, coverage, medical malpractice defense, insurance defense, personal injury, employment issues facing employers, oil field injury litigation and construction defects. She has extensive trial experience in all areas in which she practices. Published Opinions:Cain v. Champion Window Co., 142 NM 209, 164 P. 3d 90 (2007)

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Insurance Defense
  • Bad Faith
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Employment Issues Facing Employers

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
505-569-1634  Phone
(505) 242-6000  Phone
(505) 213-0561  Fax
Mailing Address:
PO Box 92438, Albuquerque, NM 87109
University Attended:
Northwood University, B.S., magna cum laude, 1996
Law School Attended:
University of New Mexico, J.D., 1999
Year of First Admission:
2000, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico and U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 1999, New Mexico
State Bar of New Mexico; American Bar Association; New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association; Defense Research Institute.
Reported Cases:
Cain v. Champion Window Co., 142 N.M. 209, 164 P.3d 90 (2007)

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4.5/5.0 (19 reviews)
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