Carlos G. Martinez



  • University of California, Berkeley, J. D., 1972


  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th and 10th Circuits
  • United States District Court, New Mexico
  • United States District Court, Western District of Texas
  • United States Court of Military Appeals


  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • Texas State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association Sections on Insurance,
  • Negligence, Compensation and Litigation
  • Albuquerque Bar Association
  • N.M. Defense Attorneys Association
  • Hispanic Bar Association
  • U.S. Court of International Trade


I served in the United States Army on active duty for four years in the Judge Advocate General’s Corps. where I practiced as a defense attorney, prosecuting attorney, and legal assistance attorney.

I was listed in Southwest Super Lawyers in 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010. I have been been listed in “Best Lawyers in America” for ten consecutive years.

I was also named President of the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Albuquerque and the New Mexico Workers’ Compensation Association. I am Vice President of Scoutreach for Great Southwest Council Boy Scouts of America, a member of the Ranch Committee of Philmont Scout Ranch, as well as a member of Multicultural Marketing Task Force of Boy Scouts of America. I am also an Eagle Scout.

Super Lawyer 2021