Richard L. Alvidrez

Richard L. Alvidrez

Director

Contact

500 Marquette NW, Suite 1100, 87102
P.O. Box 25687
Albuquerque, NM 87125-0687

Phone: (505) 842-1950

Fax: (505) 243-4408

Email: ralvidrez@mstlaw.com

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Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • State of New Mexico
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit

Education

  • Southern Methodist University, 1983
    J.D.
  • University of Texas at El Paso, Texas A&M University, 1980
    B.A., Commerce

Professional Associations

  • Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America, The Trial Lawyer Honorary Society, 2015
  • American Bar Association and State Bar of New Mexico
    (Sections on Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law, Member)
  • Albuquerque Bar Association, President of the Board
  • Judicial Performance Evaluation Commission
    (Member)
  • Association of Commerce and Industry
    (Board of Directors)
  • Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce
    (Board of Directors and Past Chairman)
  • State Bar of New Mexico
    (Board of Bar Commissioners, 1991-1992; Young Lawyers Division Past President)
  • University of New Mexico Board of Regents Advancement Committee
  • Quality New Mexico
    (Board of Directors)

Awards and Honors

  • 2017 Best Lawyers in America®, Environmental Law, Litigation-Environmental, and the 2017 Litigation-Environmental "Lawyer of the Year" for Albuquerque
  • 2017 Southwest Super Lawyers, Environmental
  • 2016 Southwest Super Lawyers,Environmental
  • 2016 Best Lawyers in America, Environmental Law & Litigation-Environmental
  • 2015 Southwest Super Lawyers, New Mexico Top 25
  • 2015 Southwest Super Lawyers, Environmental
  • 2015 Best Lawyers in America, Lawyer of the Year, Albuquerque Environmental Law
  • Best Lawyers in America, Environmental Law & Litigation-Environmental
  • 2014 Best Lawyers in America, Environmental Law & Litigation-Environmental
  • 2014 Southwest Super Lawyers, Environmental Law
  • 2013 Southwest Super Lawyers, Top 25
  • 2013 Best Lawyers, Environmental Law
  • New Mexico Bar Foundation, Outstanding Young Lawyer
  • Chairman’s Award, Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce
  • Honorary Commander, Kirtland Air Force Base
  • Editor-in-Chief, Law Practice Notes Section, Barrister Magazine