Thomas C. Bird

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Thomas C. Bird

Thomas Bird’s practice focuses on appellate law matters.

 

Bar Admissions

  • New Mexico
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Tenth Circuit

Education

  • University of New Mexico, B.A. (1977)
  • University of New Mexico, J.D. (1982)

State Bar of New Mexico, Member

  • Board of Directors; Chair (1993 – 1994)
  • Natural Resources and Environmental Section, Member
  • Appellate Practice Section, Board of Directors (2002 – 2005); Chairman (2004)

New Mexico Supreme Court Appellate Rules Committee,
Member

  • Appellate Law Specialization Committee, Chair
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® in the following areas:
    • Antitrust Litigation (2008 – 2023)
    • Appellate Practice (2008 – 2023)
    • Native American law (2008 – 2023)
    • Natural Resources Law (2008 – 2023)
  • Inclusion in the 2023 Best Lawyers in America® Lawyer of the Year in the area of Natural Resources Law in New Mexico.
  • Inclusion in the 2015 Best Lawyers in America® Lawyer of the Year in the area of Native American law.
  • Annually honored by Southwest Super Lawyers since 2009
  • Inducted as Fellow into The American Academy of Appellate Lawyers
  • Recipient of Lewis Sutin Award for Excellence in Appellate Advocacy
  • Rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell®