Laura Ackermann


Laura Ackermann is a partner in the Albuquerque office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the General Liability and White Collar Defense Practices. She handles employment related cases representing parties in both state and federal courts. Ms. Ackermann handles all aspects of litigation including discovery practice, mediation, arbitration, and trials. She has extensive courtroom experience practicing both as a civil litigator and as a criminal litigator. She has practiced and is licensed in New Mexico, Arizona, and Hawaii.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • General Liability
  • Labor & Employment
  • Government Investigations & White Collar Defense


New Mexico



U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii

United States District Court, District of New Mexico

Awards & Honors

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award (Top of Class) for White Collar Crime 
  • Moot Court Honors Board/Executive Board External Justice
  • Trial Advocacy Honors Board


Whittier College School of Law

Juris Doctor

Northern Arizona University

Bachelor of Science


ALFA 50-State Labor & Employment Compendium (co-author), Fall 2008