Seth Fullerton - attorney

Seth Fullerton


Water Law, Zoning & Land Use Law, Real Estate Law

Mr. Fullerton’s practice is focused primarily on Water Law, and he has provided legal services for the largest municipalities in the state, public school systems, private water systems, community well systems, homeowners associations, domestic well owners, farmers, and ranchers with respect to all aspects of water law.

Mr. Fullerton is currently responsible for planning, acquisition, transfer, conservation efforts, and leasing of water rights. Mr. Fullerton is also involved in administrative hearings before the New Mexico State Engineer, appeals of such decisions, and has participated in proceedings before the New Mexico Court of Appeals, the New Mexico Supreme Court, the Federal District Court for the District of New Mexico, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. He is also very involved with the Aamodt, Aragon, Abbott, and Abeyta stream system adjudications.

A graduate of the University of New Mexico (J.D.) and the University of Colorado (M.B.A., M.S., B.A.), Mr. Fullerton is admitted to practice in all the State and Federal Courts in New Mexico.

Pursuits outside of firm activities include chairing one of Santa Fe’s oldest non-profits, spending time with his much loved daughter and wife, and skiing every chance he gets.


Chair: Mountain Center

Bar Admissions

New Mexico
U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico
10th Circuit Court of Appeals


University of New Mexico – Juris Doctor
University of Colorado – Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Bachelor of Arts