Mr. Bunting is a director in the Albuquerque office. He practices in the commercial litigation practice group. He concentrates his practice in complex construction litigation, professional liability defense of architects and engineers, realtors, real estate agents and insurance agents, complex commercial litigation, first party property claims, public procurement law, and the defense of construction site serious personal injury and wrongful death claims. His clients include general contractors, subcontractors, land developers, public and private project owners, insurers, sureties, architects, engineers, material suppliers, real estate agents and brokers, and insurance agents. Mr. Bunting is a frequent speaker on construction law issues.
Mr. Bunting has achieved the highest Martindale Hubbell rating. He is listed in the Best Lawyers in America for his expertise in construction law and commercial litigation, and in Southwest Super Lawyers for his experience and expertise in business litigation. Mr. Bunting is also listed in Chambers USA-America’s Leading Lawyers for Business for his expertise and experience in Litigation: General Commercial.
Mr. Bunting was named Albuquerque Construction Litigation Lawyer of the Year for 2013 and 2020 by Best Lawyers in America.
- State Bar of New Mexico
- American Bar Association
- American Bar Association’s Forum on the Construction Industry
- American Bar Association’s Section of Public Contract Law
- Albuquerque Bar Association
- Defense Research Institute
- University of New Mexico (J.D., 1991)
- Southern Illinois University (B.A., 1977)
Mr. Bunting is admitted to practice before all New Mexico state and federal courts, as well as before the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Author, New Mexico Chapter, A.H. Gaede, W. Browning, W. Sears, A. Bolvig III, “Fifty State Public Construction Contracting”, Wiley Law Publications (1996)