Quincy J. Perales

Quincy J. Perales, JD, BSN, RN, joined Atwood Malone as an associate in 2015 after graduating from Texas Tech School of Law and became a partner in 2019. Ms. Perales specializes in Medical Malpractice Defense. Ms. Perales has been involved in cases relating to emergency medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, oncology, neurology, psychiatry, and acute and long-term care facility defense. Ms. Perales has appeared in state court as well as in front of the New Mexico Medical Review Commission. Ms. Perales is also a Registered Nurse. Her nursing career spanned 1995-2013. She worked in many areas of nursing over her career, ultimately specializing in post-anesthesia care nursing, and was a nationally certified post-anesthesia care nurse from 2011-2014

In addition to medical malpractice defense, she also practices in the areas of insurance defense, employment law, and government liability.

Education And Affiliation

Tarrant County College (A.D,N. 1994); The University of Texas at Arlington (B.S.N. 2011) Phi Kappa Phi; Texas Tech University School of Law (J.D. Magna Cum Laude, 2014); admitted to Texas Bar 2015; admitted to New Mexico Bar 2015; Defense Research Institute; Defense Lawyers Association of New Mexico; American Bar Association; Registered Nurse.

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