Tiffany L. Roach Martin

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Overview

Tiffany L. Roach Martin maintains an active and diverse civil litigation practice focused on commercial litigation, products liability, mass torts, personal injury, wrongful death, unfair trade practices, insurance, healthcare, banking and employment.  Tiffany represents international, national, and regional corporations as well as local businesses.   She has experience in state and federal court litigation and has extensive knowledge of federal practice and procedure in the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico. 

In 2016, Tiffany was selected to the Under 40 Hotlist by Benchmark Litigation. She has been recognized a Southwest Rising Star by Southwest Super Lawyers® and has achieved an AV® rating from Martindale-Hubbell. Tiffany was named Young Lawyer of the Year in 2012 by the New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association and one of the Albuquerque Business First 40 Under Forty in 2013. She is involved in the legal community on a state level with the State Bar of New Mexico, national level with the American Bar Association and on a national and international level with DRI and the Employment Law Alliance. She has been selected to serve in national leadership roles on the DRI Products Liability Steering Committee and the DRI Young Lawyers Steering Committee. She also serves as the New Mexico Vice President for the Tenth Circuit Historical Society. Tiffany maintains an active pro bono practice in which she has trial experience representing New Mexico residents in property disputes.

Tiffany received her undergraduate degree, cum laude, from Vanderbilt University, majoring in Political Science and Spanish.  While attending college Tiffany rowed on the Varsity crew team, interned for United States Senator Jeff Bingaman and studied abroad in Madrid, Spain.  She attended Baylor University Law School, graduating cum laude, and was an executive editor of the Baylor Law Review.  While in law school, Tiffany also was a member of the National Moot Court Team, Vice President of the Student Bar Association, and studied abroad in London, England.  After law school Tiffany returned to Albuquerque to clerk for the Honorable James O. Browning in the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico.

A graduate of the Albuquerque Academy in 2000, Tiffany now serves on the AA Alumni Council. She is married and in her free time enjoys traveling, being involved in the community, working out, and spending time with her family and friends.

Education

  • Baylor University School of Law, J.D., 2007, cum laude, Executive Editor of the Baylor Law Review

Bar Admissions

  • New Mexico
  • Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • Isleta Tribal Court
  • United States Supreme Court

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Professional Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI), Young Lawyers Steering Committee, 2014-present
  • New Mexico's Vice President of Tenth Circuit Historical Society, 2014-present
  • State Bar of New Mexico, Young Lawyers Division
  • Albuquerque Bar Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • H. Vearle Payne American Inn of Courts, 2007-present
  • Employment Law Alliance
  • Volunteer Attorney, Second Judicial District Volunteer Attorney Pool
  • Modrall Sperling Recruiting Committee

Community Activities

  • Albuquerque Museum Foundation Board, 2013-present; Art Edge Committee, 2012-present
  • Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce Leadership Albuquerque, participant, 2011-2012; Curriculum Committee, member, 2012-present
  • Junior League of Albuquerque, 2012-present; Board of Directors, 2014-present
  • Albuquerque Academy Alumni Council, 2011-present
  • St. Martin's Annual Stock-A-Thon, Event Founder and Chair, 2012-present
  • Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • American Heart Association, Go Red for Women Luncheon Executive Leadership Team 2013

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Articles

  • "Medicare Lien Laws,"  New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association, 2010 

Presentations

  • "Reporting Medicare Liens," internal presentation to the firm's Litigation Practice Group, 2010

Honors

  • Benchmark Litigation, The Definitive Guide to America's Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys, recognized as Under 40 Hot List, 2016
  • Benchmark Litigation, The Definitive Guide to America's Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys, recognized as Future Litigation Star, 2016
  • Albuquerque Business First, 40 under Forty, 2013
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association Young Lawyer of the Year, 2012
  • Southwest Super Lawyers®, selected as a Southwest Rising Star, 2014-present