Isaac Lopez Joins JHKM’s New Mexico Office as a Litigation Associate

PHOENIX — Jennings Haug Keleher McLeod (JHKM) announces that Isaac Lopez has joined the firm’s New Mexico office as a litigation associate.  His practice is primarily focused in the areas of civil litigation, personal injury defense, insurance defense matters and medical malpractice in New Mexico.

Prior to joining the firm, Isaac served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Megan P. Duffy at the New Mexico Court of Appeals.  He graduated from the University of New Mexico School of Law, cum laude, in 2021 and earned his bachelor’s degree in 2015 and master’s degree in 2017 from New Mexico Highlands University.  He is a member of the New Mexico Bar Association, the Albuquerque Bar Association, the New Mexico Hispanic Bar Association, and the Hispanic National Bar Association.

“We are delighted to welcome Isaac to the firm as we continue to actively expand our litigation practice group,” said Deron Knoner, managing partner of JHKM’s New Mexico office.  “We expect that the skills and experience he brings will prove to be of great value to our clients now and for many years to come.”

In addition to his law practice, Isaac serves as an executive board member of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central New Mexico and on the board of New Mexico Highlands University Alumni Board.

About Jennings Haug Keleher McLeod LLP
Jennings Haug Keleher McLeod is a full-service litigation and business law firm with offices in Phoenix, Arizona and Albuquerque, New Mexico to address legal needs of clients in the southwest.  The firm’s attorneys have extensive trial, litigation management, dispute resolution and complex litigation experience.  In addition, the firm represents business and individuals in a wide range of legal matters, including antitrust, attorney regulation and ethics, appellate law, business law and litigation, banking, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, civil rights and constitutional law, commercial real estate, construction, corporate law, employment, environmental, estate planning, trusts and probate, family law, fidelity and surety, government relations and lobbying, insurance defense and coverage, medical and professional malpractice, municipal law, personal injury, energy regulatory matters and tribal law, as well as alternative dispute resolution.  For additional information, visit

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