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Holly  Agajanian
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Santa Fe Attorney
Holly Agajanian

Phone: 505.982.4554


Languages: English

Ms. Agajanian is a civil defense attorney with more than 15 years of experience. She received the Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent rating, a testament to the fact that her peers rank her at the highest level of professional excellence. While her current practice focuses primarily on employment law, Ms. Agajanian also handles various insurance defense matters, including coverage disputes and personal injury defense. Prior to moving to New Mexico, Ms. Agajanian worked as an Assistant District Attorney in Manhattan. She lives in Santa Fe with her wife and daughter.

Areas of Practice

75% Employment
15% Insurance Coverage
10% Insurance Defense

Litigation Percentage

95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

New York, 2003
New Mexico, 2006
U.S. District Court District of New Mexico
U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit


American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, District of Columbia
– J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence cum laude
University of California, Los Angeles, California
– B.A. – 1997
– Major: American Literature

Representative Cases

Palenick v. City of Rio Rancho (New Mexico Supreme Court 2013)

Professional Associations and Memberships

New Mexico Bar Association
American Bar Association
Defense Research Institute,Employment Law Committee, Member
Defense Research Institute, Publications Committee, Vice-Chair

Past Employment Positions

Manhattan District Attorney’s Office, Assistant District Attorney, 2002 – 2006



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Hinkle Shanor LLP

218 Montezuma Avenue
Santa Fe, NM 87501
United States

Law Firm Contact: Jaclyn M. McLean

Tel: 505.982.4554

Fax: 505.982.8623



Member Since: 2016

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