Meena H. Allen

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  • Managing Partner at Allen Law Firm, LLC (4 Attorneys)
  • 6121 Indian School Road NE, Suite 230, Albuquerque, NM 87110
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    4.8/5.0 (39)
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Biography

Meena Allen is the founding member of Allen Law Firm, LLC. Prior to starting her own firm, Ms. Allen was a partner for over ten years at a defense firm. Her practice is focused primarily on the representation of clients in a wide variety of commercial and insurance related disputes, including representation in litigation, breach of contract, insurance coverage and bad faith actions, class actions and medical malpractice. Ms. Allen also maintains a vibrant appellate practice and has authored numerous appellate briefs. She is AV rated and rated on Super Lawyers as a Coverage attorney for 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.
Ms. Allen is admitted to the New Mexico bar, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico; U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit; New Mexico, Hopi Tribal Courts and Navajo Nation Tribal Courts. She has also practiced in the Turtle Mountain Tribal Courts and Ft. Berthold Tribal Courts. Ms. Allen graduated from University of Connecticut School of Law with an LL.M. in Insurance Law; obtained her JD from Texas Tech University School of Law, MCJ from New Mexico State University and her Bachelors of Science from University of Madras. She is a Member of State Bar of New Mexico, Navajo Nation, Hopi Bar, American Bar Association, New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association and Alpha Phi Sigma. Ms. Allen has authored articles for the DRI on insurance matters.

Areas of Practice (15)

  • Insurance Defense
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Civil Rights
  • Products Liability
  • Native American Law
  • Medicare and Medicaid Fraud
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • ADR/Mediation/Arbitration
  • Appeals
  • Health
  • Torts/Personal Injury/Property Damage
  • Trial Practice
  • Construction Law
  • Indian Law
  • Group Home Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
University of Madras, India, B.Sc., 1989
Law School Attended:
Texas Tech University School of Law, J.D., 2002; University of Connecticut School of Law, LL.M., Insurance Law, 2008
Year of First admission:
2003
Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit; 2004, Navajo Nation, Hopi Bar and other Tribal Courts; 2003, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico; 2003, New Mexico
Memberships:
American Bar Association; State Bar of New Mexico; Navajo Nation; Hopi; New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association; Defense Research Institute; American Society of Criminology; Alpha Phi Sigma.
ISLN:
917643963

Peer Reviews

  • 4.8/5.0 (39 reviews)
  • 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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    4.8/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.9/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.9/5.0
  • Communication

    4.8/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.8/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Principal on 10/21/14 in Medical Malpractice Defense

  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Principal on 10/21/14 in Insurance Bad Faith Defense

    Ms. Allen is highly respected as an insurance defense attorney in the area of bad faith defense. She is an experienced trial attorney in this area and very knowledgable.

    Ms. Allen is highly respected as an insurance defense attorney in the area of bad faith defense. She is an experienced trial attorney in this area and very knowledgable. Read less

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