Joshua L. Carpenter

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Location:
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Phone:
505-349-0989
877-663-1042
Fax:
505-243-0067
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Contracts
  • Business Organizations
  • Family Law
  • Adoption
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Divorce

Education

  • George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, Virginia
    • J.D. - 2004
    • Honors: Graduated in Top 30% of Class
    • Law Journal: GMU Law Journal of Trial Advocacy, Articles Editor
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    • B.A. - May, 2001
    • Honors: Presidential Scholar six semesters
    • Honors: Jazz Masters' Music Scholarship
    • Major: Political Science and Spanish

Published Works

  • Material Witness Statute in US v. Awadallah
  • Virginia Objections at Trial, with JH Young, esq. 3d ed., West Publishing, 2005
  • Bankruptcy Law Update for 2004, Bankruptcy Bar Virginia
  • Criminal and Family Law Sections, Thacher's Bar Review, 5th ed., 2003
  • Different Evidence for Different Cases: Admin to Water Rights, with David Fiske, esq. American Inns of Court CLE.
  • Perspective: A Law Student's Guide to Sanity. GMU Law Literary Magazine, 2004

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Commercial Litigation, Business Law, and Family Law Sections of the New Mexico State Bar, Member
  • Albuquerque Bar, Member
  • New Mexico Hispanic Bar Association
  • Hispano Chamber of Commerce
  • Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce
  • Metropolitan College, Advisory Board Committee Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Carpenter Law, PC, Director, 2005 - Present
  • Lubricar, Inc., d/b/a Jiffy Lube International, General Counsel
  • El Seminario Newspaper, General Counsel
  • Court appointed mediator/arbitrator for family law cases
  • Standridge Law Firm, Attorney, Lead Attorney of the Personal Injury Division, 2004 - 2005
  • The Branch Law Firm, Associate Attorney. Member of the Personal Injury Litigation and Mass Torts Team, 2004
  • Bean, Kinney & Korman, Student Associate, 2003 - 2004
  • Institute for Legislative Action, Legislative Analyst, 2002 - 2003
  • Fairfax Circuit Court, Judicial Research Assistant, 2002
  • West Valley Police Department, Police Officer, 1998 - 2001
  • University Medical Center, Interpreter/Translator, 1998 - 2001
  • ITT Technical Institute, Adjunct Professor, 1999 - 2001

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Delta Theta Phi