Clyde F. Worthen

Clyde F. Worthen: Attorney with Keleher & McLeod, P.A. AV stamp icon
  • Shareholder and Director at Keleher & McLeod, P.A. (18 Attorneys)
  • Albuquerque Plaza, 201 Third Street, N.W., Suite 1200, P.O. Box AA, Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Mr. Worthen represents gas and electric utility clients. He also has clients in the ranching and land development business. Additionally, Mr. Worthen represents clients in adoption proceedings.


Member of the State Bar of New Mexico; AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell; and recognized for over 20 years by the Best Lawyers in America as one of the best public utility lawyers in New Mexico.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental and Natural Resources Law
  • Estate Planning and Probate
  • Tax Law
  • Utility Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
505-346-4646  Phone
505-346-1370  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box AA, Albuquerque, NM 87102
University Attended:
Brigham Young University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1974; Clerk of Justice H. Vern Payne, New Mexico Supreme Court, 1977-78; Clerk for Chief Justice Howard C. Bratton, U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico, 1978-79
Law School Attended:
Brigham Young University, J.D., cum laude, 1977
Year of First Admission:
1977, Utah; 1978, New Mexico
State Bar of New Mexico.

Reported Cases:
Van Moorlehem v. Brown Realty Co., 747 F.2d 992 (C.A.10 (N.M.), 1984); 1998-NMSC-17, PNM Elec. Services, Div. of Public Service Co. of New Mexico, Application of, 961 P.2d 147, 125 N.M. 302 (N.M., 1998); Begay v. Albers, 721 F.2d 1274 (C.A.10 N.M.), 1983); Hubbs v. Sandia Corp., 98 N.M. 389, 648 P.2d 1202 (N.M. App., 1982); Begay v. Pub. Serv. Co. of New Mexico (PNM), 710 F. Supp.2d 1161 (D.N.M., 2010).
Sale of the stock of CleanAIR Systems, Inc. to Caterpillar, Inc. (2010); acquisition by Continental Energy Systems of the gas utility assets of Public Service Company of New Mexico (2008); exchange agreement between Public Service Company of New Mexico and United States Department of Energy (2007); interconnection agreement among the ANPP High Voltage Switchyard Participants and the Rudd Line Participants (2003); windfarm power purchase agreement between Florida Power & Light and Public Service Company of New Mexico (2002).
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

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