Paul Bishop


New Mexico
TEL: 505.339.3515
FAX: 505.339.3210
Legal Assistant: Britney Noll

Paul Bishop joins JSH as a lateral partner with 18 years of prior litigation defense experience.  Paul represents numerous electric utilities in electrical contact, stray voltage and fire cases.  In addition, Paul has experience in defending complex civil litigation, construction, retail, catastrophic personal injury,  trucking and transportation, medical malpractice, dram shop, premises liability and general liability matters.

In his spare time, Paul enjoys hiking, camping, and being a volunteer coach for his daughters’ sports teams.

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • National Fire Protection Association
  • Albuquerque Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute


University of New Mexico School of Law, J.D. 2005

Purdue University, B.A. – With Highest Distinction, 2002


New Mexico, 2005

United States District Court, District of New Mexico, 2005

U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit, 2005