Areas of Practice:
Civil Rights Defense
Commercial Law/Litigation
Labor and Employment Law
Insurance Defense
Real Property.

Bar Admissions:
New Mexico (2015)
U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico (2015)

Education:
J.D., Magna cum laude, J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University (2015)
B.A., Summa cum laude, University of New Mexico (2012)

Professional Associations and Memberships:
State Bar of New Mexico

Background & Practice Experience:
Alan is a native New Mexican. He attended the University of New Mexico where he graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in history. He then studied law at the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University in Provo, UT. While there, Alan served as an Executive Editor on the BYU Law Review, was a member of BYU’s national moot court team and was published in BYU’s Journal of Public Law. In May of 2015, Alan graduated magna cum laude from BYU.

Alan currently assists the firm’s directors in handling a variety of litigated and non-litigated matters for government entities, quasi-public agencies, municipalities and counties.

Alan is proud to be an Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America and a believer in the value of community service. After high school, Alan served a two year mission in Italy on behalf of his faith. During law school, he mentored local fifth graders, sharing with them the value of educational pursuits. He also acted as President of BYU’s chapter of the J. Reuben Clark Society, an organization dedicated to promoting fairness and virtue founded upon the rule of law through public service and professional excellence. Here in Las Cruces, Alan works closely with the youth in his religious congregation.

ajd@hmm-law.com