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Laurence (Larry) S. Donahue

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business & Corporate Attorney in Albuquerque, NM

Law 4 Small Business, P.C.
320 Gold Ave SW, Suite 620
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505-715-5700
Fax: 505-435-9137
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2022
Licensed in New Mexico Since: 2005
Practice Areas: Business/Corporate, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Technology Transactions
Attorney Profile

Representing clients in New Mexico and Illinois, Laurence (Larry) S. Donahue is a business law attorney at Law 4 Small Business, P.C. With over two decades of experience as an attorney, he is also a business executive with IT consulting and business development experience. As a former consultant, his clients included businesses of all sizes, including Amadeus Software Solutions, IBM, Bank One Corporation and GE Capital.

Mr. Donahue’s practice manages a long list of business law issues. These include the following: breach of contract, business agreements, business formations, business reorganizations, buying and selling businesses, commercial real estate, commercial transactions, contract disputes, contracts, copyrights, corporations, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, dispute resolution and mediation, domain names and web hosting, e-commerce and information technology, flat-rate contract review, information technology, intellectual property, licensing limited liability companies, mergers and acquisitions, nondisclosure law, noncompete agreements, partnership disputes, partnerships, privacy policy, small business integration, startups, successor law and liability, trade secrets and trademarks, and brand management.

In 1991, Mr. Donahue graduated from New Mexico State University with a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering and a minor in Economics. He then attended the Chicago-Kent College of Law at the Illinois Institute of Technology and, in 1995, earned his Juris Doctor with a concentration in intellectual property. The United States Patent and Trademark Office has registered him as a patent attorney, and he is admitted to practice in Illinois and New Mexico.

The New Mexico Business Journal named him one of the Albuquerque 40 Under 40 for two years straight. Mr. Donahue gained leadership experience at companies such as Leapnet Inc., Baker Robbins & Company, FatCow web hosting and SpaBoom.

Practice Areas
  • 70%Business/Corporate
  • 10%Intellectual Property
  • 10%Mergers & Acquisitions
  • 10%Technology Transactions
Focus Areas

Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations, Copyrights, Trademarks, Intellectual Property Law, Internet, Science and Technology Law


3 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2022

About Laurence (Larry) S. Donahue

First Admitted: 1996, Illinois

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Bar/Professional Activity

  • US Patent & Trademark Office, 1994
  • New Mexico, 2005
  • Illinois, 1996
  • New Mexico Code of Professional Conduct Committee, Committee Member, Appointed by the New Mexico Supreme Court, 2016
  • Business Law Section, New Mexico State Bar, Board Member. The Board works on matters important to the business law membership of the New Mexico bar, including creating and hosting CLE's, and much more, 2017
  • Albuquerque Bar Association, Participant, 2011
  • New Mexico Code of Professional Conduct Committee, Committee Member, Appointed by the New Mexico Supreme Court, 2016

Educational Background

  • Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering, Minor in Economics, New Mexico State University, 1991

Industry Groups

  • E-Commerce
  • Finance
  • Hi-tech
  • Reinsurance
  • Web Development
  • Web Hosting
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Office Location for Laurence (Larry) S. Donahue

320 Gold Ave SW
Suite 620
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Phone: 505-715-5700

Fax: 505-435-9137

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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