Wendy E. York

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  • Of Counsel at Sheehan & Sheehan, P.A.
  • 6001 Indian School Rd. N.E., Suite #400, Albuquerque, NM 87110
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Order of the Coif. Recipient: Outstanding Judge of the Year, Albuquerque Bar Association, 2002; 2002 Power and Caring Award, New Mexico Women's Bar Association; University of New Mexico Distinguished Alumni, Department of Economics, 2006; Southwest Super Lawyers (Alternative Dispute Resolution, 2009-); University of New Mexico School of Law Distinguished Achievement Award, 2012. She has achieved the highest rating for legal ability in Martindale-Hubbell. Member, Natural Resources Journal, 1981-1982. District Judge, New Mexico Second Judicial District Court, 1997-2004. Adjunct Professor, Evidence-Trial Practice, University of New Mexico School of Law. Instructor, National Institute of Trial Advocacy, Trial Practice and Depositions, Regional NITA Program. Assistant Professor, Ohio Northern University Law School, 1990-1991. State and National Speaker Chair, Uniform Jury Instruction Committee for the State of New Mexico; Honoree of the UNM School of Law's 2012 Distinguished Achievement Award.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Mediation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Arbitration
  • Special Master

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
505-247-0411  Phone
505-842-8890  Fax
University Attended:
University of New Mexico, B.A., Economics, magna cum laude, 1978
Law School Attended:
University of New Mexico, J.D., magna cum laude, 1982
Year of First Admission:
1985, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico; 1988, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 1982, New Mexico; U.S. Supreme Court
American Bar Association; State Bar of New Mexico; Albuquerque Bar Association (Member, Board of Directors, 2005-2007); New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1994-1997); Mid-State Women's Bar Association.
Birth Information:
Carlisle, Pennsylvania, February 5, 1956

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  • 5.0/5.0 (2 reviews)
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