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Judd West

Of Counsel

110 North Guadalupe, Suite 1, Santa Fe, NM 87501
Judd West defends the interests of energy and resource industry clients in complex commercial, personal injury, and construction disputes in New Mexico.

Judd represents energy and natural resources clients before state and federal courts and has experience defending owners, operators, and service vendors in toxic tort, wrongful death, catastrophic injury, and insurance issues ranging from coverage to contractual indemnity.
Judd brings extensive experience defending contractors and  subcontractors in the construction industry on construction defect, accident, and insurance disputes.  He also advises contractors on construction law and provides drafting services on construction contracts. 

As an experienced litigator, Judd has successfully defended clients in numerous jury trials, bench trails, administrative hearings and arbitrations.


Litigation Defense for Oil and Gas Industry

  • Environmental Torts
  • Workplace Safety
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Insurance coverage and indemnity

Insurance Defense Litigation

  • Coverage Disputes
  • Contractual Indemnity Claims
  • Premises Liability
  • General Commercial Liability
  • Corporate Surety Bonds

Construction Industry

  • Construction Defect litigation
  • Construction Accident Claims
  • Corporate Surety Bonds
  • Insurance Coverage and Indemnity Disputes



Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • Defense Research Institute
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association

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