Dioscoro A. "Andy" Blanco

Dioscoro A. "Andy" Blanco

Santa Fe, New Mexico

Andy is a litigation associate who works in the Santa Fe, NM office of Hinkle Shanor LLP.  He works on a broad range of cases including utility regulation, corporate disputes, construction litigation, oil and gas matters, employment litigation, and toxic torts.

In 2018, he graduated magna cum laude from Washington and Lee University School of Law in Lexington, VA, where he served on the law review as a staff writer and lead online editor.  While in law school, he also represented coal miners and their widows seeking federal black lung benefits and worked on a real estate investment team.  Andy is a graduate of St. John's College's distinctive great books program.

Prior to joining Hinkle Shanor full-time in 2018, he served as a summer law clerk in 2017 and completed several litigation-focused internships during his college and law school years.

Areas of Practice

  • 90% General Civil Litigation
  • 10% Oil and Gas Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New Mexico, 2018
  • U.S. District Court District of New Mexico, 2019


  • Washington and Lee University School of Law, Lexington, Virginia - 2018
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Law Review: Washington and Lee University Law Review, Staff writer and Lead Online Editor, 2016 - 2018
  • St. John's College, Annapolis, Maryland
    • B.A.
    • Major: Liberal Arts