Albuquerque, NM asked in Personal Injury for New Mexico

Q: What is the statute of limitations for a premise liability claim? I was assaulted by two individuals in a parking lot

The incident happened 3 years ago and I had been in therapy to work through the trauma of the attack from my physical injuries and the emotional harm that had put my career on hold.

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1 Lawyer Answer
Deena L. Buchanan
Deena L. Buchanan
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • Licensed in New Mexico

A: The statute of limitations for injury claims is three years in NM. If you were a minor, you have up to an extra year after you turn 18. If the claim is against the government, it is a shorter deadline.

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