Ms. Stephenson has more than 30 years of legal experience and, since 1990, has worked exclusively in employment defense work.
She holds an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell, and is certified by the New Mexico Board of Legal Specialization as a specialist in employment and labor law.
Ms. Stephenson is listed in Best Lawyers in America in the field of employment law, recognized as a leading employment law attorney in Chambers USA, America's Leading Business Lawyers and in the 2012 Southwest Super Lawyers in employment and labor law
She has substantial experience in litigation and in defending administrative charges, and counsels clients on personnel issues and preventative practices.
Ms. Stephenson has represented many national private corporations, New Mexico business, and a number of public entities and state agencies in employment-related matters.