W.T. Martin


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W.T. Martin has earned an AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell™, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.
W. T. Martin
Practice areas

  • Labor and Employment
  • Education Law
  • Business Law
  • Natural Resources
  • Mine Safety
  • Water Law
  • Employee Benefits
  • ERISA Litigation
  • Municipal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Commercial Law
  • Agricultural Law
  • Trials and Appeals
  • Probate
  • Estate Planning
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Trust Administration


  • Texas, 1970
  • New Mexico, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, 1971
  • U.S. Supreme Court and U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, 1976
  • U.S. Tax Court and U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1982
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas, 1994


  • Texas Tech University, J.D., 1970
  • Southern Methodist University and West Texas State University, B.S., 1967

Associations and memberships

  • Eddy County and American Bar Associations
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Council of School Attorneys (COSA)

Special agencies

  • New Mexico State Engineer (Water Rights)
  • NLRB
  • MSHA
  • OSHA
  • EEOC
  • MMS
  • MSPB
  • DOL (Wage & Hour Division)

Biographical details

  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • Board of Directors, Carlsbad Department of Development

Martin, Dugan & Martin serves clients in Carlsbad, Artesia, Hobbs, Eunice, Jal, Lovington, Roswell, Ruidoso, Alamogordo, Cloudcroft and throughout Southeastern New Mexico.