Ryan M. Walters

Ryan M. Walters

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505.764.5434 office
505.764.5467 fax
201 Third Street NW
Suite 1950
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Mr. Walters is an associate in the firm’s Litigation group. His experience includes research and evaluation of legal issues, factual development and drafting of pleadings and briefs.

He has participated in cases involving commercial disputes, banking and premises liability.

Before joining Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie, Mr. Walters served as a law clerk to U.S. District Judge James O. Browning of the District of New Mexico.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Texas Bar Association
  • Albuquerque Bar Association
  • Young Professionals of Albuquerque
  • H Vearle Payne American Inn of Court


  • Comment, "Worth the Toll? The Dormant Commerce Clause's Effect on Statutory Tolling Based on a Defendant's Absence from the State in Texas and Other States," 62 Baylor L. Rev. 628 (2010),
  • Comment, "Raise It or Waive It? Addressing the Federal and State Split in Authority on Whether a Conviction Under an Unconstitutional Statute Is a Jurisdictional Defect," 62 Baylor L. Rev. 909 (2010),
  • Author, "Provoking Preemption: Why State Laws Protecting the Right to a Union Secret Ballot Election Are Preempted by the NLRA," 52 Santa Clara L. Rev. (2012),

Other Info


J.D., Baylor University School of Law, 2011
B.A., University of Texas at Austin, 2008

Bar Admissions

New Mexico, 2013
Texas, 2011