Elizabeth Abdnour Law, PLLC
Elizabeth Abdnour Law, PLLC fights for fair and equitable treatment in K-12 and higher education. At the college and university level, founder and principal Liz Abdnour specializes in helping victims of sexual harassment and workplace discrimination, using her unique position as a former Title IX investigator—at Michigan State University during the Larry Nassar investigation—to guide clients through academic bureaucracy. In K-12 public school settings, Liz fights for special education students to receive the services they are due under federal law. The firm also conducts trainings, investigations, and audits of educational institutions and workplaces in these areas.
Civil Rights/Liberties, Disability Rights, Education, Employment, Sexual Harassment
Jones , Jenipher
O'Connor Jones: A People's Law Office
O'Connor Jones, LLC: A People's Law Office is a full service social justice law firm. Practice areas include, civil rights, particularly, employment discrimination, prisoners' rights, and law enforcement misconduct. Firm also provides consulting regarding culturally competent and socially conscious diversity, equity, and inclusion and wellness training.
Civil Rights/Liberties, Disability Rights, Litigation, Mental Health, Police Misconduct
Chiron Law, PLLC
Solo practice, focus on social justice work, multiple areas of law
Anti-Racism, Civil Disobedience/demonstration, Civil Rights/Liberties, Disability Rights, Environmental
Bleus & Associates, LLC
Nick Rimmer is an 11-year veteran of the legal profession who currently represents clients in complex personal injury, wrongful death and police misconduct litigation throughout New Mexico. Prior to his employment with Bleus & Associates, Nick worked for a large regional firm out of Dallas, Texas and, prior to that, was in-house counsel for the third-largest property and casualty insurer in the United States. He has successfully represented clients and tried cases throughout New Mexico related to wrongful death, automobile liability, subrogation, professional liability, premises liability, fraud, products liability, firearm negligence, construction defect, D&O liability, Americans with Disabilities Act compliance, and general civil litigation.
Nick graduated with a Juris Doctorate with honors from the University of New Mexico School of Law and was admitted to the State Bar of New Mexico in 2011. While in law school he clerked for the American Civil Liberties Union of New Mexico and worked as a research assistant for Professor James W. Ellis, lead counsel on Atkins v. Virginia, 536 U.S. 304 (2002).
Nick enjoys trial practice and has served as first chair for jury trials in Tierra Amarilla, Santa Fe, Albuquerque, and Las Cruces. He takes the development of trial skills seriously and can often be found at the courthouse observing veteran trial lawyers.
Consumer, Disability Rights, Landlord/Tenant, Personal Injury/Wrongful Death, Police Misconduct
Employment and labor union and tenants rights including discrimination, wage and hour, and others below.
Anti-Racism, Attorney Fees Litigation, Civil Litigation, Civil Practice, Class Action, Constitutional Law, Disability Rights, Education, Fair Labor Standards Act, Freedom Of Information Act, Labor/Union, Landlord/Tenant, Mental Health, Sexual Harassment, Unemployment Insurance (appeals), WARN Act, Workers Compensation