Harold Albert Downer Jr

Harold Albert Downer Jr

  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence ...
  • Michigan, New Mexico
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My law practice journey began in law school, where I was President of the school's student bar association and was able to practice as a student attorney with the local public defender's office.

After graduating law school Magna Cum Laude, I began the practice of law in New Mexico as a public defender. After about a year of defense practice I switch sides and obtained invaluable experience as a prosecutor. In my time between the two offices I have handled hundreds of cases including domestic violence, DWI, and Homicide. Now I am in private practice at the Law Office of W. Shane Jennings in Las Cruces, NM.

My primary focus is on criminal defense, where my prior experience as both a defense attorney and a prosecutor allows me to see a case from all angles and develop a strategy accordingly. I also handle numerous other kinds of cases, such as administrative hearings and personal injury cases.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Domestic Violence
  • Personal Injury
  • Traffic Tickets
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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New Mexico
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Professional Experience
Assistant District Attorney
11th Judicial District Attorney's Office - Div I
Assistant Trial Attorney
Law Offices of the Public Defender
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
J.D. (2012) | Law
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Activities: Former President and Class Senator for the Student Bar Association.
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Central Michigan University
B.S. (2008) | Political Science
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Professional Associations
State Bar of Michigan  # P77234
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New Mexico State Bar  # 148036
- Current
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Washtenaw County Bar Association
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Websites & Blogs
Downer Law PLLC
Contact & Map
Law Office of W. Shane Jennings
3530 Foothills Rd.
Las Cruces, NM 88011
Telephone: (575) 308-0308
Fax: (575) 308-0304
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