Holly E. Armstrong



  • University of New Mexico, B.B.A., cum laude 2002
  • Rutgers University School of Law, J.D., 2005


  • New Mexico
  • United States District Court, District of New Mexico
  • New Jersey


  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • State Bar of New Jersey
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • New Mexico Medical Review Commission


Holly Armstrong is a native of Albuquerque, New Mexico, and proud Lobo supporter. She attended the University of New Mexico’s Anderson School of Management and Rutgers School of Law.

After law school Ms. Armstrong served as a Law Clerk for the Honorable Patricia K. Costello, Assignment Judge for the New Jersey Superior Court and worked as an Assistant Prosecutor for the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office in Newark, New Jersey where she prosecuted a variety of felony offenses.

Prior to joining Butt Thornton & Baehr PC, Ms. Armstrong was an attorney and Shareholder at another prominent civil defense litigation firm in Albuquerque.

In addition to the practice of law, she enjoys golfing, skiing, traveling, listening to podcasts, playing 42, cheering on her two sons in various youth sports and spending time with her husband, family and friends.