Gary J. Van Luchene

Gary J. Van Luchene: Attorney with Keleher & McLeod, P.A.
  • Shareholder and Director at Keleher & McLeod, P.A.
  • Albuquerque Plaza, 201 Third Street, N.W., Suite 1200, P.O. Box AA, Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Biography

Mr. Van Luchene's practice is primarily comprised of litigation with an emphasis on complex tort litigation, complex commercial litigation, and class actions. His experience includes defending toxic tort claims and a variety of personal injury claims. Mr. Van Luchene's commercial litigation expertise includes cases involving complex insurance, healthcare and banking issues. He has defended wrongful termination employment cases involving multiple plaintiffs. Mr. Van Luchene's extensive experience in defending against class actions includes defending putative class claims alleging wrongful banking practices, civil rights violations and denial of healthcare benefits. Mr. Van Luchene is of record in two reported New Mexico Court of Appeals opinions involving class action issues. He holds an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell.

Awards and Honors

Mr. Van Luchene has been honored as a Southwest Super Lawyer in 2014 and 2016. Mr. Van Luchene is listed in the practice areas of Commercial Litigation, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants (2017 “Lawyer of the Year” in Albuquerque) and Products Liability Litigation - Defendants. Mr. Van Luchene is a member of the CLM Alliance.

Gary J. Van
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Areas of Practice (8)

  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Employment Litigation
  • Environmental and Natural Resources Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Product Liability Litigation
  • Toxic Torts

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
505-346-4646  Phone
505-346-1370  Fax
www.Keleher-law.com
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box AA, Albuquerque, NM 87102
University Attended:
Arizona State University, B.S., 1986
Law School Attended:
California Western School of Law, J.D., cum laude, Executive Lead Articles Editor, California Western Law Review, 1992-1993, 1993
Year of First admission:
1994
Admission:
1996, U.S. District Court for New Mexico and U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit; 1995, New Mexico; 1994, California; 2003, United States Supreme Court
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Professional Affiliations & Honors

Law clerk to Honorable Howard D. McKibben, U.S. District Judge, District of Nevada 1995-1996, and to Honorable Phyllis Halsey Atkins, U.S. Magistrate Judge, District of Nevada, 1993-1995. Defense Research Institute (Committee on Toxic Torts and Environmental Law). Mr. Van Luchene has been honored as a Southwest Super Lawyer in 2014 and 2016. Mr. Van Luchene is listed in the practice areas of Commercial Litigation, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants (2017 Lawyer of the Year in Albuquerque) and Products Liability Litigation - Defendants. Mr. Van Luchene is a member of the CLM Alliance.

ISLN:
910145976
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  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.8/5.0 (26 reviews)
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    • 4.8/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 08/29/16 in Civil Litigation

      Gary is an excellent attorney, with outstanding legal abilities and the highest ethical standards.

      Gary is an excellent attorney, with outstanding legal abilities and the highest ethical standards. Read less

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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 08/16/16 in Civil Litigation

      Mr. Van Luchene is an excellent attorney. He zealously represents the interests of his clients while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism. It is always a pleasure working in a case with Mr. Van Luchene - even if we are on opposite side... Read more

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      Mr. Van Luchene is an excellent attorney. He zealously represents the interests of his clients while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism. It is always a pleasure working in a case with Mr. Van Luchene - even if we are on opposite sides of an issue. Read less

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