University of New Mexico, B.S., 1975; University of New Mexico Anderson Graduate School of Business, M.B.A., 1980; Hastings College of Trial Advocacy
Law School Attended:
University of New Mexico, J.D., 1983
Year of First admission:
1987, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 1984, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico; 1983, New Mexico; 1993, Texas
Albuquerque and American Bar Associations (Member, Standing Committee, Bar Services and Activities, 2007-2009; President, National Caucus of Bar Associations, 2009); State Bar of New Mexico (President 2004); New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association (President - 1999-2000); New Mexico Client Protection Commission (Chair, 2007, 2011); Western States Bar Conference (President, 2009); American Board of Trial Advocates (Advocate - 90 Jury Trials).
Gulf Insurance Company v. Michael J. Cottone, Docket NO. 25, 354 (Ct. App. 2006); Nusret Demir v. Farmers Texas County Mutual Insurance Company, 2006-NMCA-91; Dora Atler v. Murphy Enterprises, Inc., 136 N.M. 701 (Ct. App. 2004); Tom Dellaira v. Farmers Insurance Exchange, 136 N.M. 552 (Ct. App. 2004); State Farm Mutual Auto Ins. Co. v. Progressive Specialty Ins. Co., 2001-NMCA-101, 35 P.3d 309; Goodloe v. Bookout, 127 N.M. 327, 980 P.2d 652 (Ct. App. 1999); State Farm Mutual Ins. Co. v. Blystra v. Farmers Ins. Co. of Arizona, 86 F.3d 1007 (10th Cir. 1996); Amica Mutual Ins. Co. v. Maloney, Silva v. Farmers, 120 N.M. 523, 903 P.2d 834 (1995); State Regents of New Mexico v. Siplast, 117 N.M. 738, 877 P.2d 38 (1994); Gallegos v. Yeargin Western Constructor, 107 N.M. 623, 725 P.2d 599 (Ct.App. 1986); Baxter v. Gannaway, 113 N.M. 45, 822 P.2d 1128 (Ct. App. 1991); Delgadillo v. City of Socorro, 104 N.M. 476, 723 P.2d 245 (1986); Carmona v. Hagerman Irrigation Company, 125 N.M. 59 (1998).
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