James L. Rasmussen

James L. Rasmussen: 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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Mr. Rasmussen's experience includes real estate transactions, commercial leasing, commercial condominiums, time shares, and financing; business purchases, sales and mergers; contracts; bankruptcy and creditor's rights; commercial litigation, including real estate, zoning, financing, construction, manufactured housing, securities and contract disputes. He has practiced in courts at all levels. His breadth of experience in the law and prior experience in accounting, business systems, and management inform his approach to both his transactional practice and dispute resolution.

Mr. Rasmussen has served on the Board of the Bankruptcy Law Section of the New Mexico State Bar. He has served on the New Mexico Supreme Court's Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board. He has produced and taught continuing legal education seminars including bankruptcy and commercial law issues.

Awards and Honors

AV Preeminent rated in the Martindale-Hubbell law directory. Mr. Rasmussen is listed in the most recent edition of Best Lawyers in America in the category of corporate law.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights
  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Real Estate 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, highest honors, 1971; Brigham Young University, M.B.A., 1975
Law School Attended:
Brigham Young University, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, 1982
Year of First Admission:
1996, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1983, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico and U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 1982, New Mexico; 1998, U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Affiliations & Honors

Albuquerque and American Bar Associates, State Bar of New Mexico, Real Property and Bankruptcy Sections. AV Preeminent rated in the Martindale-Hubbell law directory. Mr. Rasmussen is listed in the most recent edition of Best Lawyers in America in the category of corporate law.

Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

Peer Reviews

  • 4.9/5.0 (1 review)
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