Jeremy K. Harrison

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Email: jeremy.harrison@modrall.com

Overview

Jeremy Harrison's practice is focused on civil litigation for local and national businesses, governmental entities, and local public schools.  His experience includes defending clients involved in tort and personal injury matters, employment disputes, and other areas of civil litigation. Jeremy has experience in state and federal court litigation, and knowledge of federal practice and procedure in the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico and of appellate practice in the New Mexico Court of Appeals.  In 2014, Jeremy was selected as a Southwest Rising Star by Southwest Super Lawyers®.

After graduating magna cum laude from the University of New Mexico School of Law in 2008, Jeremy spent two years clerking for the Honorable Judge Cynthia A. Fry on the New Mexico Court of Appeals, gaining valuable experience on civil litigation and appellate process.  Following that clerkship, Jeremy spent another year clerking for the Honorable Judge James A. Parker in the United States District Court, District of New Mexico where Jeremy was exposed to a wide variety of civil matters and gained experience with federal practice and procedure.   

Jeremy is an active participant with the Second Judicial District Volunteer Attorney Project and provides pro bono services to New Mexico residents.

Education

  • University of New Mexico School of Law, J.D., 2008, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif; New Mexico Law Review, 2006-2008; Articles Editor, 2007-2008; Clinical Honors Award; Dean's List; Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society
  • University of New Mexico, B.A. in Psychology and Criminology, 2005

Bar Admissions

  • New Mexico 2008
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico 2011

Practice Areas

Recognition

Experience

Activities

  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Judge James A. Parker, U. S. District Court for the District of New Mexico, 2010-2011
  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Chief Judge Cynthia A. Fry, New Mexico Court of Appeals, 2008-2010
  • State Bar of New Mexico

Discourse

Articles

  • "ACLU v. City of Albuquerque: Does Current Equal Protection Adequately Protect Some of the Most Hated Members of our Society?," 37 New Mexico Law Review 637 (2008)

Honors

  • Southwest Super Lawyers®, selected as a Southwest Rising Star, 2014-present