Albuquerque Criminal Defense Lawyer
Dedicated to protecting the rights of all New Mexicans
With 22 years of trial experience in New Mexico courts, Eric Hannum is one of the few lawyers in the state who is board recognized as a Criminal Trial Specialist. After being named one of New Mexico's Super Lawyers in 2011, attorney Eric Hannum has since been awarded the Lead Counsel Rating in the areas of felony and misdemeanor DWI defense, as well as named one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in New Mexico by the National Trial Lawyers.
Mr. Hannum has extensive experience in litigating appeals in both state and federal courts. He has argued and won several groundbreaking cases in the New Mexico Supreme Court that have ensured fair treatment for all New Mexicans. While most attorneys restrict their practice to either trials or appeals, Mr. Hannum believes that providing the full range of criminal defense services allows him to better represent his clients.
Mr. Hannum is a graduate of the University of Arizona, with a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, and the University of New Mexico School of Law.