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Turner Branch

Turner Branch

Branch Law Firm
  • Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
  • Colorado, District of Columbia, New Mexico, Texas
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Education
Baylor Law School
J.D.
Honors: Recipient T.R. McDonald Outstanding Student Award
Activities: Section Editor, Baylor University Law Review, 1964 - 1965
University of New Mexico
B.A.
Professional Experience
Branch Law Firm
Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Book Review: Render Unto Caesar, the Flag Salute Controversy
Baylor Law Review
Closing Arguments
Callahan & Company
Failure to Protect the Public From Intoxicated Drivers
34 American Jurisprudence Trials 499
Hedonic Damages
Law Education Institute CLE
Rule 167 - Production, Privilege and Waiver, Probate of a Subsequent Will is Not a Will Contest
Baylor Law Review
The Rise of Hedonic Damages and the Fall of Punitive Damages
15 Trial Diplomacy Journal 2
Lessons from Unsuccessful Trials
Trial Magazine
Obstetrics and Gynecology Malpractice
40 American Jurisprudence Trials 1
Construction Accident Pleading and Practice
Wiley Law Publications
Branch on Construction Site Accidents
Wiley Law Publications
Trial Talk
Colorado Trial Lawyers Association Publication
Using Lay Opinion Testimony, Vol. 36, Issue 3
The Trial of An Ophthalmology Case
32 American Jurisprudence Trials
Misdiagnosis of Cancer
30 American Jurisprudence Trials
American Jurisprudence Trial, Handling a Bad Faith First Party Insured Case, Medical Misdiagnosis Damages and So What? Defense
Michigan Trial Lawyer
American Jurisprudence Trial, Handling a Bad Faith First Party Insured Case, Medical Misdiagnosis Damages and the So What? Defense
New Mexico Trial Lawyer
Wrongful Death of a Minor in Police Custody
28 American Jurisprudence Trials 307
Release-After Discovered Injury
19 Defense Law Journal 2
Speaking Engagements
Rise of Hedonic Damages and the Fall of Punitive Damages, Masters in Trial, Tuisa, Oklahoma
ABOTA
October 1993
Rise of Hedonic Damages and Fall of Punitive Damages
Nebraska Trial Lawyers
1993
Hedonic Damages
Iowa Trial Lawyers
1993
Premises Liability: Preparation and Trial of a Difficult Case in New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico
National Business Institute
September 1993
Certifications
Civil Trial Advocate
National Board of Advocacy
Awards
Top Plaintiffs Lawyer in America
Law Dragon
Best Lawyers in America
Best Lawyers
"Southwest Super Lawyer", the top 5% in New Mexico, 2008, 2009, 2010
Super Lawyers
AV Peer Review Rated Attorney
Martindale-Hubbell
Professional Associations
ABA Charter Member
Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers
Current
Member
Colorado Bar Association
Current
Member
South Western Colorado Bar Association
Current
Patron
New Mexico Bar Foundation
Current
Member
Elks Lodge 460
Current
Member
Kiwanis Club
Current
Member
Masonic Lodge
Current
Member
Shriners
Current
Member
New Mexico Medical-Legal Grievance Committee
- Current
Master Bencher
The H. Verle Payne American Inns of Court
- Current
Member
United States District Court, Columbia South Carolina
- Current
Member, Board of Directors
American Board of Trial Advocates
- Current
Member, Negligence Advisory Committee
American Arbitration Association
- Current
Member
New Mexico State Bar
- Current
Member, Judicial Selection Committee
2nd Judicial District
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Member
American Bar Association
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Member
New Mexico Trial Lawyers
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Delegate
Association of Trial Lawyers of America
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Colorado
District of Columbia
New Mexico
Texas
5th Circuit
9th Circuit
10th Circuit
Laguna Tribal Court
U.S. District Court District of Colorado
U.S. District Court District of New Mexico
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
U.S. Supreme Court
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
Additional Practice Area
  • Car Accidents
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
Turner Branch's Website Profile
Website
Branch Law Firm Website
Blog
New Mexico Injury Lawyer Blog
Contact & Map
Branch Law Firm
2025 Rio Grande Blvd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
USA
Telephone: (505) 243-3500
Fax: (505) 243-3534