Benjamin F. Feuchter

Albuquerque, Partner

Mr. Feuchter is a partner in the Albuquerque office of Hinkle Shanor LLP.  He graduated cum laude from the University of New Mexico School of Law in 1999 after serving as Editor-in-Chief of the New Mexico Law Review, and has an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale Hubbell.  He assists clients with complex and sensitive tort, business, and property issues, and is considered to be a leading attorney in the emerging New Mexico medical cannabis industry.  He is also an accomplished legal writer and serves on the board of several community organizations.

Past Employment

  • Keleher & McLeod, P.A., Attorney, October 1999 – June 2016

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Contribution to Legal Scholarship, NM Law School, 1999

Pro Bono Activities

  • New Mexico State Bar Young Lawyers Division, Homeless Legal Clinic, 1999 – 2004
  • Board Member, Center for Civic Values, 2014 – 2019
  • Board Member, University of New Mexico School of Law Alumni Association, 2015 – 2019
  • Board Member, Share Your Care, 2014 – 2019


  • University of New Mexico School of Law, Albuquerque, New Mexico
    • J.D. cum laude – 1999
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
    • Law Review: New Mexico Law Review, Editor-in-Chief, 1998 – 1999
  • University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico
    • B.A. summa cum laude – 1996
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: English

Bar Admissions

  • New Mexico, 1999
  • U.S. District Court District of New Mexico, 1999
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2002

Professional Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico State Bar Cannabis Law Committee

Published Works