The attorneys at Kennedy Law Firm provide the strong, compassionate advocacy needed to obtain justice in New Mexico.

Our Mission Is To Empower Our Clients

If you are the victim of sexual abuse or a civil rights violation, the attorneys at Kennedy Law Firm are committed to fighting for you. We pride ourselves on the knowledge, experience and personalized care we bring to these serious cases throughout New Mexico. Our lawyers have dedicated our practice to helping our clients feel empowered and protecting them from further trauma in the courts.


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Compassionate & fearless advocacy

for victims of sexual abuse and civil rights violations throughout New Mexico.

Your Safety Is Our Priority

We believe you reclaim your power when you hold abusers and their enablers accountable in court. We will talk to you upfront about how we will protect you from further distress and trauma.

During every phase of the legal process, we only act with your rights, your safety and your future in mind. We take great care to protect your privacy, including your personal medical records. Our legal team takes proactive measures to limit the possibility that you face any distress as we pursue justice against those individuals, agencies and corporations who wronged you.


All of you people at Kennedy Law Firm are the BEST. thank you for everything you have done for us.

-Janice Wadsworth

The entire team at Kennedy Law Firm guided us through a harrowing time with consummate skill…


I am most happy and satisfied that this lawsuit brought to light a cesspool of sexual violence and harassment that exists…


Over 75 Years Of Combined Experience

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It Is Not Too Late To Seek Justice

New Mexico’s statute of limitations laws are complex. The time limit for filing a lawsuit can vary greatly. We will work closely with you in a safe, compassionate environment to help you understand your legal options. No matter how long ago the incident occurred, you may still be able to file a civil lawsuit against the abusers or their enablers.

We invite you to schedule a free, confidential consultation today by calling 505-431-2167 or sending our team an email. We are headquartered in Albuquerque and represent victims throughout the state. We can travel to meet you face to face.