Leslie D. Maxwell Associate

Practice Areas

  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Law
  • Business Transactions
  • Real Estate Law


  • University of New Mexico School of Law Juris Doctor, 2006
  • Emory College B.A. Anthropology, 2003

Bar Admissions

  • American Bankruptcy Institute’s Medal of Excellence Bankruptcy
  • Being a Professionally Responsible Debt Relief Agent: How Do You Respect a Law That Can Get You Disbarred? October 2006 Issue of Norton Law Bankruptcy Law Adviser

Organizations & Awards

  • State Bar of New Mexico Bankruptcy Section Board of Directors
  • New Mexico Chapter of the Federal Bar Association President-Elect
  • H. Vearle Payne Inn of Court Member

Leslie D. Maxwell was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico and practices primarily in bankruptcy and commercial law.  Except for a brief stint in insurance defense litigation, Ms. Maxwell has practiced primarily in bankruptcy law since 2006. Ms. Maxwell is a member of the board of directors of the Bankruptcy Section of the State Bar. She is also a founding board member and the President-Elect of the New Mexico Chapter of the Federal Bar Association and a member of the H. Vearle Payne Inn of Court.