Grace E. Jennings

Grace E. Jennings joined Lasater & Martin in 2021. Prior to joining Lasater & Martin, Grace started her legal career with the Law Offices of the Public Defender in Albuquerque, NM, where she represented hundreds of clients in the Albuquerque-Metro area. Her experience includes motion practice as well as both jury and bench trials. After her time as a public defender, Grace began working for an insurance defense firm in Albuquerque where she primarily worked on construction defect litigation, tort defense, bankruptcy, federal civil litigation, federal appellate practice, as well as collateral and debt collection across the state of New Mexico. Grace is licensed not only in New Mexico but has expanded to the Navajo Nation and the Acoma Pueblo. Since joining Lasater & Martin, Grace handles matters in the areas of insurance defense and construction law.

Education

  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) – B.A.
  • Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University – Juris Doctor and Graduate Diploma in Comparative Law

Bar Admission

  • New Mexico
  • Navajo Nation
  • Acoma Pueblo
  • United States District Court District Court of New Mexico
  • United States Bankruptcy Court District of New Mexico
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Professional Associations

  • New Mexico Bar Association
  • NM Women’s Bar Association