Clayton S. Hightower

Clayton S. Hightower

Shareholder
Location:
Roswell, New Mexico
Phone:
575-578-4392
866-755-7229
Fax:
575-622-5853
Email:

Year Joined Firm

  • 2009

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Personal Injury
  • Collections
  • Business/Commercial

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Mediator (Texas)

Bar Admissions

  • New Mexico, 2009
  • U.S. District Court District of New Mexico, 2009

Education

  • Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas
    • J.D. - 2009
  • Baylor University
    • B.B.A. - 2005

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers, 2015 - 2016
  • Top Lawyers in New Mexico by The Legal Network, 2013
  • Top Lawyers in New Mexico by The Legal Network, 2014
  • Top Lawyers in New Mexico by The Legal Network, 2015
  • Top 10 Under 40 by The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, 2015
  • Top 10 Attorney Award by The National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, 2015
  • Avvo Clients’ Choice for Workers Compensation, 2015
  • Client Satisfaction Award – American Institute of Family Lawyers, 2015
  • Super Lawyer – Rising Star, 2016
  • Top Lawyers in New Mexico by The Legal Network, 2016
  • Top 10 Under 40 by The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, 2016
  • Top 10 Attorney Award by The National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, 2016
  • Avvo Clients’ Choice for Workers Compensation, 2016
  • Avvo Clients’ Choice for Family Law, 2015 and 2016
  • National Trial Lawyers Association Top 40 under 40, 2016 and 2017
  • The American Society of Legal Advocates Top 40 Litigation Lawyer Under 40, 2016 and 2017
  • Client Satisfaction Award – American Institute of Family Lawyers – 2016
  • Super Lawyer – Rising Star, 2017
  • Top 10 lawyers under the age of 40, National Academy of Workers Compensation Attorneys

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Chaves County Bar Association
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • American Bar Association
  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers’ Association, 2013 - Present
  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers’ Association, Family Law Section, Board of Directors, 2014 - Present
  • Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group, 2016 - Present
  • Lea County Bar Association, Member
  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • Roswell Rotary Club
  • Leadership Roswell, 2010
  • Teen Community Bible Study
  • Sons of the Republic of Texas
  • Local State Bar Pro Bono Committee