A Reputation of Integrity and Trust Since 1959

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Member of ALFA International, one of the world’s strongest legal networks.

Equipped with resources to manage large-scale litigation

Butt Thornton and Baehr

For more than fifty years, Butt Thornton & Baehr PC has been known as a law firm of quality and integrity. We are proud of the position of trust and respect the firm has earned in New Mexico’s business, legal and governmental communities. Our commitment is to continue to meet the high standards that have earned us that reputation into the twenty-first century.


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Sports and Recreation

We have experience in athlete and entertainer representation and business management. Our practice includes work in such diverse areas as motor sports, boxing, horse racing,…

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Mike Clemens

Michael P. Clemens

I was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. I did not stray far from home for my education, attending the University of Colorado at Denver and Denver University Law School. I joined Butt Thornton & Baehr in 1989 and have been a shareholder since 1995. I am listed in the 2016 Best Lawyers in New Mexico for expertise in insurance defense. I am an avid golfer and fly fisherman. I enjoy youth sports, having coached for more than fifteen years. I am happily married with three beautiful children. AV Distinguished Peer Rated