Nancy Long
t: (505) 982-8405 c: (505) 470-2158 f: (505) 982-8513 email: nlong@vnlklaw.com
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Nancy Long


Administrative and Regulatory, Commercial Litigation, Commercial Real Estate, Constitutional and Civil Rights, Employment, General Business Representation, Governmental Entities, Land Use

Nancy’s practice is comprised of general counsel representation for public and private clients and representation of clients in complex commercial cases including multi-jurisdictional class action and anti-trust litigation, and representation of clients in state court throughout New Mexico and in federal court. A significant portion of Nancy’s practice is also transactional and real estate related matters. Nancy’s clients in all practice areas have been maintained often over many decades and through changes in key client representatives. Nancy’s litigation practice has resulted in significant and often cited precedent in the areas of civil rights and land use law, among others. For many years, Nancy has been AV rated by Martindale Hubbell ©, the highest rating given for legal ability and ethics.

Biography & Education

Georgetown University; University of Santa Clara, B.A.
University of New Mexico, J.D., 1983
Member, Editorial Board, Natural Resources Journal, 1982-1983
Recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award for Environmental Law
New Mexico State Bar Service Award.

Bar Admissions

Admitted to practice in New Mexico, 1983
Admitted to the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico, 1984
Admitted to the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, 1988
Admitted to the United States Supreme Court, 1999.

Organizations and Memberships

New Mexico Judicial Standards Commission
Century Bank, Board of Directors
Neighborhood Law Center, Board of Directors
Teen Court, Volunteer for Santa Fe County
Member of Zia Chapter of Lambda Alpha International
Oliver Seth Inn of Court, Master of the Bench