Robert E. Sabin – Of Counsel-Retired

Mr. Sabin is “of counsel” to the firm.  His  professional experience is in insurance defense and defense of commercial litigation claims. He has tried cases in most counties in New Mexico and in the Federal Court in Albuquerque and Las Cruces. He also has considerable experience as a mediator and arbitrator.

Mr. Sabin’s clients include personal and corporate insured entities, municipalities, and business and individuals in commercial business litigation. He served as the DRI state representative for New Mexico from 1991-1996, was President of the New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association, and chair of the New Mexico Professional Liability Committee for many years.

Mr. Sabin has achieved the highest Martindale-Hubbell rating, and he is listed in The Best Lawyers in America for his experience in commercial litigation, and in Southwest Super Lawyers.

Mr. Sabin was selected as outstanding defense lawyer of the year for 2004. He has been selected for membership in the American College of Trial Lawyers, the American Board of Trial Advocacy, the Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel, and Roehl Circle of Honor.

Education And Affiliation

University of Colorado (B.A., 1963; J.D., 1966); admitted to Colorado bar, 1966 (now inactive); admitted to New Mexico bar, 1967; President, New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association (1988-89); State Chair, Defense Research Institute (1991-96); American Board of Trial Advocates (Associate).