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Twila B. Larkin

Divorce and separation Attorney at Albuquerque, NM

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  • Licensed for 27 years
    State NM
    Acquired 1996
    Status
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Hi!  In my spare time, I'm very involved in the Rotary Club of Albuquerque having been the Past President (2016-2017) and now an Assistant Governor.  I enjoy playing golf, doing jigsaw puzzles and traveling to many U.S. states and foreign countries.

Location

Twila B. Larkin
2701 Arizona Street, NE
Albuquerque, NM, 87110

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Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 325-325 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Associate
  • New Mexico Legal Group
  • 2016 - Present
  • Shareholder
  • Sutin, Thayer & Browne, A PC
  • 2003 - 2015
  • Partner
  • Walther & Larkin
  • 2000 - 2003
  • Associate
  • Walther & Associates
  • 1996 - 2000
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Education

  • University of New Mexico School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1996
  • Texas Tech University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1980

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Morris v. McCormick
  • Father has sole legal and physical custody of his 2 year old daughter.
  • King v. King
  • Settled favorably for wife without trial.
  • Kontny v. Kontny
  • Wife will receive direct payments from DFAS because we successfully negotiated for permanent alimony payments from the pension.
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Associations

  • International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (U.S. chapter)
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Mountain States Chapter of American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • Past President 2016
  • 2006 - Present
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • Member - Fellow
  • 2006 - Present
  • Rotary Club of Albuquerque
  • Past President - 2016
  • 2004 - Present
  • Albuquerque Collaborative Divorce Alternatives
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • Albuquerque Collaborative Practice Group
  • Member
  • 2000 - Present
  • International Association of Collaborative Professionals
  • Member
  • 2000 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Member - Past Council Member
  • 1996 - Present
  • State Bar of New Mexico, Family Law Section
  • Member, Past Chair
  • 1996 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Board Certified - Family Law
  • New Mexico Board of Legal Specialization
  • 2002
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Publications

  • Topics in Family Law for the New Mexico Judiciary
  • Spousal Support Chapter in Judge's Handbook
  • 2011

Speaking Engagements

  • Mountain States Annual Meeting
  • Challenging Court's Expert Custody Evaluator
  • 2015
  • Community Property Law for Reciprocity Lawyers
  • Community Property Law
  • 2015

Attorney endorsements

Received (9)
Given (6)
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Unknown Attorney | Aug 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Aug 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
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Unknown Attorney | Aug 02
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer."
Divorce and separation Attorney | Aug 02
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer."
Divorce and separation Attorney | Aug 02
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer."
Family Attorney | Apr 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Twila Larkin has a great sense of fairness and while advocating for her clients she remains open to resolution to the benefit of her clients."
Divorce and separation Attorney | Apr 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Twila is a very professional and conscientious family law attorney. She is knowledgeable about family law and takes a collaborative approach to settling cases. I have been on the opposing side of cases with Twila and have found her to be detail oriented and always having the best interests of her clients at the forefront. I am pleased to make this endorsement."
Family Attorney | Apr 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have worked with Twila as an opposing counsel and have witnessed her as an expert witness. Twila is, by all accounts, considered a leader in family law among her peers and the judicial bench of New Mexico. She is a both a fierce advocate for her clients and also an effective problem solver with opposing counsels."
Family Attorney | Apr 11
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer. I work with Twila at New Mexico Legal group and I have seen her performance in family law cases. She is an assertive advocate for her clients, but she also knows how to find common ground and, if at all possible, settle cases without going to Court. She is very professional and knowledgeable regarding family law."
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Albuquerque Divorce and separation Lawyer Twila B. Larkin
Twila B. Larkin
Divorce and separation Attorney
Albuquerque, NM
Licensed for 27 years