Michael Sievers

Michael Sievers

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Albuquerque, NM

McGinn, Montoya, Love & Curry, PA
 | 201 Broadway Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505-843-6161
Fax: 505-242-8227
Selected To Rising Stars: 2017 - 2021
Licensed Since: 2013
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (20%)
    Attorney Profile

    Michael Sievers is an associate attorney at the law firm of McGinn Montoya Love & Curry, P.A., in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Mr. Sievers represents plaintiffs in personal injury and wrongful death matters.  He has experience with personal injury matters involving medical malpractice, semi-truck collisions, products liability, and nursing home neglect, among other areas.

    Mr. Sievers serves clients throughout New Mexico. He practices in areas, including Carlsbad, Farmington, Grants, Las Cruces, Los Lunas, Rio Rancho, Roswell, Santa Fe, Socorro, Taos, Tucumcari and throughout Bernalillo, Colfax, Dona Ana, Eddy, Los Alamos, Quay, Rio Arriba, Sandoval, San Miguel, Santa Fe, Socorro, Taos and Valencia counties.

    Born and raised in the city of Gallup, New Mexico, Mr. Sievers earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications from New Mexico State University. He received his law degree from the University of New Mexico School of Law.

    While attending law school, Mr. Sievers served as managing editor and staff member of the New Mexico Law Review. He clerked at McGinn, Montoya, Love & Curry, P.A., before joining the firm as an associate following law school.

    In 2013, Mr. Sievers obtained his New Mexico law license, making him eligible to practice law in all New Mexico state courts. In addition to practicing law, he has significant writing experience. He is a former editor of the Mountain Mail and a former sports editor of The Journal, a publication covering Cortez, Dolores and Mancos, New Mexico. He is also the author of several articles for the New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association’s journal and is currently the copy editor for that journal.

    About Michael Sievers

    Admitted: 2013, New Mexico

    Professional Webpage: https://www.mcginnlaw.com/About-Us/Michael-Sievers-1.shtml

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Member, Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys, 2020
    • Board member, New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association and Foundation, 2020
    • Copy Editor, The New Mexico Trial Lawyer, 2020
    • Board member, New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association and Foundation, 2019
    • Copy Editor, The New Mexico Trial Lawyer, 2019
    • Editor, New Mexico Bar Bulletin, 2018

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • Verdict: Diego Fierro, individually and as Personal Representative of the Estate of Sarahy Fierro et al. v. Eric Peterson, M.D., et al., The New Mexico Trial Lawyer (May/June 2015)
    • State v. Ochoa: The End of Pretextual Stops in New Mexico?, 42 New Mexico Law Review 595 (2012)
    • Making a Claim for Negligent Hiring, Training, Supervision and Retention under the New Mexico Tort Claims Act, The New Mexico Trial Lawyer (November/December 2014)Verdict: When a "Stray Bullet" is Inevitable: Santa Fe Jury Verdict Holds Condo Complex Accountable for Failures to Enforce Safety Rules, The New Mexico Trial Lawyer (March/April 2015)
    • Restoring the Jury's Role in Deciding Questions of Foreseeability after Rodriguez v. Del Sol Shopping Center, The New Mexico Trial Lawyer (September/October 2014)
    • Making a Claim for Negligent Hiring, Training, Supervision, and Retention Under the NM Tort Claims Act

    Verdicts/Settlements:

    • Hein V. Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company: Jury Sends a Message to Trailer Manufacturers About Side Underride $18.9 million verdict  https://www.mcginnlaw.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/349/2020/03/compresed_new_TLG_Journal_Winter_Spring_2020_client_supplied.pdf, 2019

    Educational Background:

    • New Mexico Law Review, Staff Member and Managing Editor, 2012 - 2013
    • New Mexico State University, B.A., Journalism and Mass Communications, 2006
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    Office Location for Michael Sievers

    201 Broadway Blvd SE
    Albuquerque, NM 87102

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    Last Updated: 10/28/2020

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