Peter D. White has been providing legal services since 1992. The law firm of Peter D. White Attorney focuses primarily on representing people who are injured on the job in workers’ compensation claims. We also represent people injured due to the negligence of others in automobile collisions and help people resolve insurance related disputes. We represent people from northern New Mexico, including Los Alamos, Espanola, Taos, Raton and Las Vegas in litigation, trials and appeals.

Mr. White is a Martindale-Hubbell AV rated attorney who has been practicing law for over 30 years, devoting the majority of his practice representing injured workers in workers' compensation claims. He served on the Farm & Ranch Labor Task Force and has presented for the past decade for the workers' compensation section of the New Mexico Trial Lawyers' Foundation Annual Tort Law Update. He is a past President of the New Mexico Trial Lawyers' Association and past editor of the workers' compensation section of the NMTLA Journal. He is a member of the State Bar of New Mexico and the Federal Bar. Mr. White was born and raised in Santa Fe and received his B.A. from Colorado College and his J.D. from University of New Mexico School of Law.

Mr. White has been married for 30 years to Tina Alarid, a native New Mexican and has two adult sons. Mr. White enjoys playing guitar, skiing, hiking and fly fishing in his spare time.

Admissions Details

  • 1992, New Mexico
  • 1994, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico


  • University of New Mexico School of Law, Class of 1992, J.D.
  • Colorado College, Class of 1986, B.A.

Associations & Memberships

  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association (Board Member)


  • Spanish
  • Santa Fe Office


    2213 Brothers Road
    Suite 400
    Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505