Patrick W. Sullivan

Patrick W. Sullivan

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Patrick Sullivan has many years of legal/trial experience in medical negligence, wrongful death, plaintiff's personal/catastrophic injury, and products and premises liability. He specializes in trial work and has obtained multiple wrongful death verdicts in New Mexico. One of Patrick Sullivan's law partners, Tammy Jasionowski, MD, is a physician who assists in reviewing cases. He also has extensive experience in products liability cases representing clients against big corporations such as Firestone, Ford, Michelin, Sulzer and Telectronics. Patrick Sullivan is Board Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He is on the Board of Directors for the New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, and is a past President of the New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association. Patrick Sullivan is listed as a Southwest Super Lawyer, and is a member of the American Association for Justice.

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Negligence
  • Wrongful Death

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 2006-Present
  • Board Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy in Civil Trial Law and Civil Pretrial Practice Law

Bar Admissions

  • New Mexico, 1992
  • U.S. District Court District of New Mexico, 1994


  • Creighton University School of Law, Omaha, Nebraska
    • J.D. cum laude
    • Law Review: Creighton Law Review, 1991 - 1992
  • University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico
    • B.A.
    • Major: Economics
    • Major: Political Science

Honors and Awards

  • Southwest Super Lawyers Medical Malpractice, 2008-Present
  • AV Rated Martindale Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Directors, 1997 - Present
  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, President, 2006 - 2007

Past Employment Positions

  • Durkovich, Salazar & Sullivan, 1996 - 2004