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Jill Douthett

Law Office of Jill A. Douthett
  • Business Law, Communications & Internet Law, Construction Law ...
  • New Mexico
Claimed Lawyer Profile

Jill Douthett is an AV-rated attorney who moved to New Mexico after 20 years of practicing law in Philadelphia, where she handled class action antitrust and securities fraud litigation, labor and employment, construction matters and insurance coverage claims for a variety of Fortune 500 companies and the City of Philadelphia. Her practice now concentrates on business law and litigation; business formations and corporate governance; franchising, distribution and licensing agreements; commercial leasing and real estate; venture capital and other investment agreements; and assisting clients who are buying or selling businesses. She received her J.D. from the University of Virginia and her B.A. from Tulane University, after attending the London School of Economics. She has tried numerous jury and bench trials throughout the country in state and federal courts, and has extensive appellate experience.

Practice Areas
Business Law
Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
Communications & Internet Law
Internet Law, Media & Advertising, Telecommunications Law
Construction Law
Construction Contracts, Construction Defects, Construction Liens, Construction Litigation
Estate Planning
Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
Real Estate Law
Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
Arbitration & Mediation
Business Arbitration, Consumer Arbitration, Family Arbitration
Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
Additional Practice Area
  • Insurance Bad Faith
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Mexico
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Law Office of Jill A. Douthett
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Hoyle Morris & Kerr
Divisional Deputy, Commercial Litigation
City of Philadelphia Solicitor's Office
Deputy City Solicitor - Appeals
City of Philadelphia Solicitor's Office
Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll
Tulane University
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London School of Economics
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University of Virginia School of Law
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Professional Associations
New Mexico State Bar
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Articles & Publications
Necessary Elements and Factors for Piercing the Corporate Veil
National Business Institute
Overview of New Mexico Construction Lien Law
Lorman Education Services
LLC Trends and Developments
National Business Institute
Speaking Engagements
Breach of Fiduciary Duties and Ethical Traps, Top 8 LLC Mistakes to Avoid in Everyday Business Practice, Albuquerque, NM
National Business Institute
Formation/Incorporation of Tax Exempt Organization, Ultimate Guide to Tax Exempt Organizations in New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
National Business Institute
Websites & Blogs
Contact & Map
4801 Lang Avenue NE
Suite 110
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Telephone: (505) 896-6662
Fax: (877) 403-5748