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Modrall Sperling

1 National Ranking & 43 Metro Rankings | Website

Client Comments

All client comments represent the opinions of the people who provide them. All potential clients are urged to remember that no two cases are ever completely alike and that the result in one case does not guarantee a similar result in another case.

Oil & Gas Law

Modrall Sperling attorneys work Oil and Gas before agencies in Santa Fe. They are very responsive, knowledgeable, and user friendly. They have excellent technical knowledge of the regulatory process in addition to strong legal skills. I highly recommend them.

Public Finance Law

Modrall Sperling is excellent.

Mark Sanchez Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority

Public Finance Law

I primarily work with Peter Franklin of Modrall Sperling. Peter provides outstanding service, is always responsive, thoroughly explains issues, breaks down complex concepts to make them understandable to the non-lawyer, and provides excellent legal advice. I have worked with Peter on many different public finance issues and have been completely satisfied in all aspects.

Insurance Law

Modrall Sperling is a highly respected firm with reputable attorneys. They are one of the best defense firms in New Mexico. Jennifer Noya and Sonja Burke consistently provided cost-effective litigation strategy on assigned cases. They are thorough in coverage and case analysis. I have been very pleased with everyone I have worked with at the firm. They are professional and very easy to work with.

Environmental Law

I have used Modrall Sperling for advice regarding New Mexico Water Law issues. I have found them very responsive and their legal advice was concise and useful. I would rate them excellent in Environmental Law.

Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Don DeCandia of Modrall Sperling is widely recognized by his clients and peers as a first-rate litigator.

Trusts & Estates Law

I have been very pleased with everyone we have worked with at Modrall Sperling especially Marjorie Rogers. Her expertise in dealing with our case was exceptional. Our phone calls were usually answered by her. If she was not available, someone in her office was there for us. Since we were dealing with everything from Illinois it was so important for me to feel in the loop in Albuquerque, and Marjorie made sure of that. At the time we had to appear in court in Albuquerque she made me very comfortable.

Gail Johnsen

Public Finance Law

Modrall Sperling is excellent. They are a very thorough and competent professional firm that always has the city's best interest in mind. They have never missed a scheduled meeting or deadline.

Monica Garcia City of Roswell

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

As a result of an audit, my organization had some serious compliance and plan issues regarding our 401k and 357b programs. After a very negative experience with another firm we were referred to Karen Kahn at Modrall Sperling. She performed an in-depth legal analysis, provided timely expertise and communicated directly with the IRS on our behalf. She worked with our HR Director our controller and our executive staff. She also made a formal presentation to the MFA Board of Directors.

Mining Law

Modrall Sperling is very helpful.

Joel Lister Rio Grande Resources

Litigation - Environmental

Modrall Sperling is great to work with.

Joel Lister Rio Grande Resources

Natural Resources Law

Modrall Sperling is very helpful.

Joel Lister Rio Grande Resources

Oil & Gas Law

Modrall Sperling is an excellent firm for oil and gas law. Their lawyers are outstanding in all aspects of oil and gas law, including regulatory, litigation and tax.

Health Care Law

Karen Kahn of Modrall Sperling provides outstanding reliable support.

John David The David and David Agency

Commercial Finance Law

Modrall Sperling is very knowledgeable with current law and case law.

John Dowling Pinnacle Bank

Banking and Finance Law

I have had legal and business relationships with Modrall Sperling for over thirty years. And I have always been satisfied with their insight and recommendations.

John Dowling Pinnacle Bank

Financial Services Regulation Law

Modrall Sperling is always abreast with regulation and pending changes.

Tax Law

On all occasions I worked with Modrall Sperling, I found myself at ease with all the people I came in contact with. What was important to me was to feel comfortable in discussing my issues given that I'm not American and not accustomed to the ways of this country. It has been a great experience where I felt comfortable with all the attorneys and their colleagues for their experience and knowledge and for their courtesy in making all possible efforts to allow me feel relaxed.

Patrizia Antonicelli

Trusts & Estates Law

If I had to rate Modrall Sperling, it would for sure be excellent, both in professional knowledge and in customer understanding.

Patrizia Antonicelli

Public Finance Law

Modrall Sperling is the go-to public finance firm in New Mexico with excellent professionals who are knowledgeable in New Mexico and federal laws related to public finance.

Paul Cassidy RBC Capital Markets, LLC

Public Finance Law

Modrall Sperling is very responsive and knowledgeable regarding public financing, especially in regards to the issuance of bonds. Daniel Alsup from the Modrall Sperling Law firm is great to work with and has represented the County in various transactions with always positive results. I would recommend this firm to anyone.

Phillip Rios Sandoval County, NM

Education Law

I have worked with Modrall Sperling during the last 10 years in my position in Human Resources at Albuquerque Public Schools. Modrall Sperling has assisted HR regarding grievances/arbitrations/trials/EEOC/ADA and general employment law issues. It has also provided counsel regarding labor management issues including interpretation of contract language and management rights. All of the attorneys I have worked with at Modrall Sperling have been extremely responsive, professional and knowledgeable!

Karen Rudys Albuquerque Public Schools

Employment Law - Management

I have relied on Modrall Sperling for counsel in all areas of Employment Law including labor management relations and State, Federal guidelines and regulations.

Employment Law - Management

Modrall Sperling has provided Central New Mexico Community College strong support and advice for employment issues.

Trusts & Estates Law

Based on my experience, I rate Modrall Sperling as excellent. My husband and I approached Marjorie Rogers with Modrall Sperling when we had difficulty communicating with my grandfather's attorney and the Trustee of his Estate in August of 2015. It was a complex Estate and, as it turns out, both the Trustee and the attorney were out of their depth and had made many omissions and errors while attempting to settle the Estate. Marjorie Rogers negotiated the transfer of the Estate.

Katherine Anderson

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

I work regularly with Modrall Sperling on shared ERISA clients, mostly with Karen Kahn and some with James Parker. They are very knowledgeable, easy to work with, and very professional. I can request formal researched opinions or just call anytime for a more informal bouncing off of ideas. They are my "go-to" ERISA firm.