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Jack Brant

Civil Litigation

Education

University of New Mexico School of Law
(J.D., summa cum laude, 1983)
Ohio Wesleyan University (B.A. 1969)

professional experience

Before opening his own practice, Jack Brant was a director in the Albuquerque office of Rodey, Dickason, Sloan, Akin & Robb, P.A. He practices in the areas of attorney and accountant professional liability, legal ethics and disciplinary consulting and representation, insurance coverage and bad faith litigation, law firm joinder and break ups, law practice management, attorney fee disputes and general civil litigation. Jack graduated first in his law school class and was elected a member of the Order of the Coif. From 1983-1985, he served as law clerk to the Honorable Howard C. Bratton, Chief Judge, United States District Court for the District of New Mexico. Prior to joining the Rodey firm in 1987, Jack was an associate with the firm of Crowell & Moring in Washington, D.C., where he practiced general civil litigation with a concentration in product liability and insurance defense. Jack has achieved an A-V Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell rating. He has been listed in Best Lawyers in America since the 1990′s for his expertise in legal malpractice law and professional malpractice law. He is listed in Southwest Super Lawyers annually for his expertise and experience in Professional Liability: Defense.

memberships and activities

Former Chair Rodey Law Firm Litigation Department, Former Chair New Mexico State Bar Lawyers Professional Liability and Insurance Committee, Former member New Mexico Supreme Court Civil Rules Committee, New Mexico Bar, District of Columbia Bar (Inactive), U.S. District Court (NM), 10th Cir. Court of Appeals.  Frequent speaker and consultant on risk management, legal ethics and insurance issues for lawyers. Singer and blues harp player in the Mystic Vic Blues Band. 10 handicap

awards

Southwest Super Lawyers 2018 – Top 25 Lawyers in New Mexico

Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers in America
2011 – Legal Malpractice Law- Defendants, Albuquerque
2012 – Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants, Albuquerque
2012 – Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants, Albuquerque
2013 – Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants, Albuquerque

2018-Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants, Albuquerque

US News Best Lawyers
2014 – 2106: Best Law Firm

Southwest Super Lawyers 2009-present

Contact Us

work Brant and Hunt Attorneys
202 Tulane Drive SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106 USA

Phonework 505-232-5300
Fax505-232-5335
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