Sutin, Thayer & Browne, founded in 1946, is one of the largest and most established law firms in New Mexico, with offices in Albuquerque and Santa Fe. Our lawyers provide a broad range of legal services and maintain a sophisticated commercial-oriented practice. We are organized into two major practice groups: the commercial group and the litigation group. Within these groups, our lawyers specialize in particular areas of practice based upon experience, expertise and interest.
The firm maintains the highest rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory and is consistently top listed in Chambers USA, Best Law Firms in America, Benchmark Litigation and Super Lawyers. The Sutin firm has also been nationally recognized for its commitment to diversity, earning the 2013 national AT&T Legal Diversity & Inclusion Award, the 2010 South/Southwest Thomas L. Sager Award for diversity from the Minority Corporate Counsel Association, and recognized in their "Best of the Best" listing alongside Fortune 500 companies.
Individually, 86 percent of our reviewed lawyers are ranked AV Preeminent in their fields for legal ability and ethical standards. Numerous lawyers in our firm are ranked "Best Lawyers in America" in their field as determined by peer and client ratings.
"It is a forward looking, creative and thoughtful group, and the level of communication is always outstanding. It's a collegial team that makes me feel comfortable." - Client quoted in Chambers USA
"We have used other firms, but the Sutin firm has invariably done a better job. They are our law firm of choice." - Client quoted in Benchmark Litigation.