Matthew T. Tucker

Attorney

Matt has been a litigator throughout his career and has extensive experience with personal injury and wrongful death cases.

Before joining Whitener Law Firm in October 2015, Matt was an associate attorney with the firm of Conklin, Woodcock & Ziegler, PC, where he defended clients in diverse matters including: wrongful death, personal injury, oilfield accidents, employment lawsuits, and civil rights cases.

Matt has also worked as in-house counsel for Farmers Insurance in Albuquerque, defending Farmers policyholders against personal injury lawsuits. Matt began his practice in the area of general civil litigation with firms in Hobbs and Lovington, New Mexico, where he represented both plaintiffs and defendants. Matt enjoys legal writing and was privileged to serve for one year as Coordinator of the Writing Center at the University of Texas School of Law in Austin, Texas.

Education:

  • University of New Mexico, J.D., 1996
  • Trinity University, B.A., 1993

Professional Memberships and Activities:

  • New Mexico Medical Review Commission, Medical-Legal Review Panelist

Bar Admissions:

  • New Mexico, 1996
Thomas is a vital part of the Whitener Law Firm team. He has over 20 years of experience in personal injury law and insurance bad faith claims. Thomas is dedicated to his field and his clients. He is a managing shareholder in the firm and on the Board of Directors. Thomas is incredibly knowledgeable and experienced.
Thomas M. Allison Partner / Attorney


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Dan has worked for Whitener Law Firm as an attorney since 2012 and has been a shareholder since 2017. Dan attended the University of New Mexico where he earned his bachelor of arts in English with a concentration in pre-law and a minor in earth and planetary sciences. He was a member of the Sigma Tau Delta international honor society and the Golden Key international honor society.
Daniel P. Buttram Partner / Attorney


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Nichole graduated from the University of New Mexico School of Law in May 2018 with a Juris Doctor and was admitted to the New Mexico State Bar in April 2019. She is a recipient of the Clinical Honors Award for her academic achievement and contributions to the Law School community.
Nichole Henry Partner/Attorney


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Matt has been a litigator throughout his career and has extensive experience with personal injury and wrongful death cases. Before joining Whitener Law Firm in October 2015, Matt was an associate attorney with the firm of Conklin, Woodcock & Ziegler, PC, where he defended clients in diverse matters including: wrongful death, personal injury, oilfield accidents, employment lawsuits, and civil rights cases.
Matthew T. Tucker Attorney


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