Matthew L. Garcia is a partner in Garcia Ives Nowara, a full-service law firm located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He represents clients throughout the state in a litigation practice that encompasses a variety of matters, including civil rights cases, personal injury litigation, antitrust violations, employment issues, white collar criminal defense and whistleblower actions.
A recipient of a master's degree from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, Mr. Garcia continued his studies on a Fulbright Scholarship at the Helsinki School of Economics before attending the University of New Mexico School of Law and being awarded his Juris Doctor. While in law school, he served as lead articles editor for the Natural Resources Journal. After graduation from law school, Mr. Garcia handled a wide range of civil litigation matters as an associate at a highly regarded Albuquerque law firm before forming what is now Garcia Ives Nowara in 2008.
The author of an article on discovery procedures in civil rights cases that was published in the New Mexico Law Review in 2012, Mr. Garcia continues to add to his background and experience through his frequent association with fellow attorneys. He is a member of the board of directors of the New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, and he serves on the Rules of Evidence Committee of the New Mexico Supreme Court and is co-legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union of New Mexico. Admitted to practice in New Mexico, Mr. Garcia is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit.
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Last Updated: 11/29/2016