Christopher J. Pommier

Christopher J. Pommier

Associate

Santa Fe, NM

505-986-2527

Overview

Mr. Pommier joined Montgomery & Andrews as an associate in 2021. Mr. Pommier was admitted to the State Bar of New Mexico in 2018. During law school his course of study focused on health law and federal Indian law. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Pommier clerked for the Honorable Judge Jennifer Attrep of the New Mexico Court of Appeals from 2019 to 2021.  In addition, as a Staff Attorney with the Legislative Counsel Service, Mr. Pommier drafted legislation in the areas of public health, disability and insurance law. Prior to law school, Mr. Pommier worked as a paralegal, supporting attorneys in the areas of business immigration, family law and civil litigation.

Background

Education

University of New Mexico
Juris Doctor with honors, 2018

University of California, Santa Cruz
Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology

Professional Memberships and Activities

New Mexico Bar Association, 2012 to present

NM Bar Section Memberships include:

  • First Judicial District Bar Association
  • Appellate Practice
  • Business Law
  • Employment & Labor Law
  • NM LGBTQ Bar Association
  • Real Property, Trust & Estate

American Bar Association, 2012 to present

Volunteer

Board Member, First Judicial District Bar Association, 2021 to present

Past President, Student Health Law Association, 2016 to 2018

St. Elizabeth’s Shelter, Homeless Legal Clinic, 2016 to 2017

UNM Health Sciences Center Bioethics Committee, 2015 to 2018

Honors

Scholarships

State Bar of New Mexico Health Law Scholarship
University of New Mexico School of Law Merit Scholarship
Keller & Keller LLC Scholarship
Center for Civic Values Scholarship

Moot Court Scholarship