Geoffrey D. Rieder

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  • Of Counsel 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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Geoffrey D. Rieder is an AV rated lawyer representing clients primarily in complex commercial and employment matters. Mr. Rieder has litigated contract, personal injury, construction, land use, estate, and media related claims over his career. He has extensive experience in the employment relations arena, the area in which he specializes. He has litigated both class and individual claims of discrimination and retaliation, and has tried numerous cases in state and federal courts.


•Editor, New Mexico Employment Law Letter
•Author, NM Court of Appeals: Employers receive ‘free ride’ under New Mexico Minimum Wage Act, New Mexico Employment Law Letter, January 2016, and, February 5, 2016
•Author, Here come the feds! POTUS, DOJ, DOL, and EEOC weigh in on LGBT issues, New Mexico Employment Law Letter, February 2015, and Diversity Insight, May 17, 2015

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Employment Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(505) 767-0577  Phone
(505) 242-9944  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box AA, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Law School Attended:
University of Arizona College of Law, 1980; University of Arizona, 1977
Year of First Admission:
Arizona; New Mexico
State Bar of New Mexico; State Bar of Arizona; American Bar Association (Sections of Litigation; Labor and Employment Law).
Birth Information:
Redford Township, Michigan, September 6, 1955
Reported Cases:
Representative Cases: EEOC v. TriCore Reference Lab., 849 F. 929 (10th Cir. 2017); Alvarado v. KOB-TV, LLC., 493 F.3d 1210 (10th Cir. 2007); Healthsource, Inc. v. X-Ray Assoc., 138 NM 70, 116 P.3d 861 (2005); KOB-TV, L.L.C. v. City of Albuquerque, 137 N.M. 388, 111 P.3d 708 (Ct.App. 2005); Jornigan v. New Mexico Mut. Cas. Co., 228 F.R.D. 61 (D.N.M. 2004); Parker v. John Q. Hammonds Hotels, Inc., 914 F.Supp. 467 (D.N.M. 1994); Western Heritage Ins. Co. v. Chava Trucking, Inc., 991 F.2d 651 (10th Cir. 1993); Lopez v. Sw. Cnty. Health Servs., 114 N.M. 2, 833 P.2d 1183 (1992); John Does 1-111 v. Roman Catholic Church of the Archdiocese of Santa Fe, Inc. 122 N.M. 307, 924 P.2d 273 (1996); Hamilton v. Sholer, 736 F.Supp. 1083 (D.N.M. 1990); Herrera v. Mountain States Mut. Cas., 115 N.M. 57, 846 P.2d (1993); Ohlson v. Kent Knowlin Constr. Co., 99 N.M. 539, 660 P.2d 1021 (N.M. Ct.App. 1983)
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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

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  • 5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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    Albuquerque Plaza , 201 Third Street, N.W., Suite 1200 , P.O. Box AA
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