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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Real Estate

Our lawyers handle a wide variety of real estate matters. They assist buyers, sellers, lenders, and developers in transactions relating to residential, commercial and multifamily…

Featured Attorney

Monica Garcia

Monica R. Garcia

I have litigated in State and Federal Courts throughout New Mexico. I have tried cases in the areas of premises liability, trucking and transportation, medical malpractice, consumer law, and civil rights. Since 2012, I am rated AV®Preeminent™, the highest possible rating, by Martindale-Hubbell®.  I have been recognized in ALM's Top Lawyers of New Mexico, 2012 (Consumer Law) and 2013 (Consumer Law and Insurance Law). I have been selected as a Southwest Super Lawyer in 2015, 2016 and 2020. I have been selected by my peers for inclusion in the 24th, 25th and 26th Editions of The Best Lawyers in America for my work in Product Liability Litigation - Defendants AV Preeminent Rating Peer Reviewed