Jeanne Y. Sohn
Practice areas: Jeanne Y. Sohn is Senior Counsel in our New Mexico office where she focuses her practice on representing banks, financial institutions, and mortgage servicers in handling non-performing loans through foreclosure litigation and loan workouts. She routinely defends her clients against claims of lender liability, alleged violations of government regulations and consumer protection laws, and other claims, and also enforcing their rights against parties in state and federal court. Before joining the firm, Jeanne owned her own law practice primarily in the areas of contracts, business, mediation, and bankruptcy law. Previously, she worked at local and national law firms in Albuquerque, New Mexico, in the areas of creditor rights, creditor bankruptcy, government, litigation, and corporate law. Jeanne also has extensive experience representing lenders and other creditors in Chapter 7, Chapter 11, and Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases in federal bankruptcy court.
Admitted: New Mexico, 2000; U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico, 2004; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of New Mexico, 2004; 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, 2004; Navajo Nation, 2004 and various other tribal courts.
Law School: The Ohio State University, J.D., 2000
College: New Mexico State University, B.A. in Economics and minor in Government, with high honors, 1996.
Member and Associations: New Mexico Bar Association; New Mexico Women’s Bar Association; Bankruptcy Law Section; Albuquerque Bar Association; past-board member and Big Sister with Big Brothers Bit Sisters; American Business Women’s Association.