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Erika Elizabeth Anderson

Civil rights Attorney at Albuquerque, NM

5.0   4 reviews
  • Licensed for 22 years
    State NM
    Acquired 2001
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Ms. Anderson represents individuals, businesses and governmental entities in the areas of civil rights, personal injury, general tort liability and employment matters.  Ms. Anderson has excellent trial skills and has served as lead or co-counsel in numerous trails.  She has also successfully briefed and argued appeals before the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.  Ms. Anderson has more than fifteen years experience and is well respected in the legal community.  Ms. Anderson has received an AV Martindale-Hubbell rating, the highest rating possible for legal experience and professionalism, from her peers.  She also serves as an adjunct professor at the University of New Mexico School of Law teaching evidence and trial practice skills.



The Law Offices of Erika E. Anderson
105 Bryn Mawr Dr. SE
Albuquerque, NM, 87106


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Posted by Tiffany | July 13, 2021
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Atty. Anderson was very thorough and her understanding of my employment situation is exceptional. She made me comfortable with the experience and the expense. Her knowledge of the subject appeared to make my previous company review their policy as well. I will recommend her as one of the best employment law attorneys in albuquerque new mexico along with my previous Attorney in
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Posted by Francisco | October 18, 2020
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Erika's level of professionalism is excellent. She is caring, honest, highly ethical, and most of all very knowledgeable. Erika always made the right decision for my case. Everyone in her law firm treated me with respect and a friendly attitude. I am glad that I retained her as my attorney!
Posted by Shannon White | February 19, 2016
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I have utilized Erika on several different types of legal matters for 15 years. She is not only professional and courteous, she is always looking out for her clients best interest. I highly recommend her!
Posted by Tina | February 17, 2016
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I would refer her any time!
Ms. Anderson was very helpful. Turned out I did not have a case but she was great to work with. She was truthful about my case so I wasn't spending money chasing a case that really did not have merit. I would refer to to any one that needs her type of service. 5 Stars!


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Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • The Law Offices of Erika E. Anderson
  • 2015 - Present
  • Adjunct Professor
  • University Of New Mexico School Of Law
  • 2015 - 2015
  • Attorney
  • French & Associates, PC
  • 2012 - 2014
  • Attorney
  • Park & Anderson, LLC
  • 2011 - 2012
  • Attorney
  • Robles, Rael & Anaya, PC
  • 2008 - 2011
  • Attorney
  • Long, Pound & Komer, PA
  • 2003 - 2008
  • Attorney
  • New Mexico Supreme Court
  • 2002 - 2003
  • Attorney
  • Fifth Judicial District Court
  • 2001 - 2002
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  • University of New Mexico School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2001
  • University of New Mexico
  • MA - Masters
  • 1995
  • University of Colorado - Boulder
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1992


  • American Bar Foundation
  • Fellow
  • 2016 - 2016
  • New Mexico State Bar
  • Past President
  • 2014 - 2014
  • American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section
  • Chair of Trial Techniques Committee
  • 2014 - 2015
  • New Mexico Women's Bar Association
  • Past President
  • 2010 - 2010
  • New Mexico Young Lawyers Division
  • Past Chair
  • 2007 - 2007
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2022
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2021
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2020
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • Top Litigator
  • The American Lawyer and National Law Journal
  • 2016
  • Leadership
  • Hautepreneurs
  • 2014
  • Forty Under Forty
  • New Mexico Business Weekly
  • 2007
  • A.H. McLeod Award for Skill in Advocacy
  • University of New Mexico School of Law
  • 2001
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Albuquerque Civil rights Lawyer Erika Elizabeth Anderson
Erika Elizabeth Anderson
Civil rights Attorney
Albuquerque, NM
Licensed for 22 years