Keith C. Mier

Keith C. Mier: Attorney with Butler Snow LLP AV stamp icon
  • Member at Butler Snow LLP (369 Attorneys)
  • City Place, 2155 Louisiana Boulevard NE, Suite 10400, Albuquerque, NM 87110
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  • Peer Reviews

    4.7/5.0 (12)
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Attorney Awards

Biography

Keith is a member of Butler Snow’s litigation department and practices within the Labor and Employment Group.

Distinctions

Martindale-Hubbell
•AV-Preeminent Peer Review Rated
•Super Lawyers
•New Mexico Rising Star, Employment & Labor: Employer, 2019

In the News

•New Mexico Super Lawyers Recognizes 2 Butler Snow Attorneys
•Keith C. Mier Joins Butler Snow in Albuquerque

Papers, Presentations, & Publications

•Presenter, “Employer Notices and Other Need-to-Know Information,” Navigating the ACA for Employees Seminar, Sterling Educational Services, Inc., Albuquerque, N.M., March 26, 2015.
•Presenter, “Ethical Considerations for Employers and Attorneys,” Navigating the AVA for Employees Seminar, Sterling Educational Services, Inc., Albuquerque, N.M., March 26, 2015.

Civic Involvement

•YMCA of Central New Mexico, Board of Directors
•Veteran’s Court Sponsor
•Veteran’s Legal Clinic
•Participant
•Past President

Areas of Practice (14)

  • Administrative Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Business Torts and Unfair Competition
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Director and Officer Liability
  • Financial Services Litigation
  • Gaming
  • Government Relations
  • Governmental Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Labor and Employment
  • Oil & Gas Law
  • Union Avoidance and Contract Negotiation
  • White Collar, Compliance and Government Investigations

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
United States Naval Academy, B.A., Varsity Football Letterman, 1999; United States Navy Supply Corps School (Navy Business School), 2000
Law School Attended:
University of New Mexico Law School, J.D., Dean's List and Honor Roll, 2013
Year of First Admission:
2014
Admission:
2014, Navajo Nation; 2014, New Mexico
Memberships:
State Bar of New Mexico (Commission on Professionalism); Veterans Free Legal Clinic.
Military:
Keith served in the United States Navy, retiring in 2007 as a highly decorated lieutenant. He served in Iraq, Afghanistan, Italy, Spain, Japan, and a number of other countries in the Middle East, Asia and West Africa
Reported Cases:
Experience: Practices primarily in the areas of Labor and Employment law, Healthcare, Corrections litigation, Indian law, Education law, Commercial Litigation and Creditors' Rights.; Extensive experience in grievance and collective bargaining impasse arbitrations representing and defending.; Serves as counsel for businesses in the energy, government contracting, healthcare, construction and manufacturing industry.; Successfully represented numerous clients at injunction hearings involving non-compete agreement and trade secrets allegations.; Regularly represents clients in contract, governance, regulatory and litigation matters.; Regularly prosecutes and defends commercial lawsuits on behalf of his corporate clients, including contract disputes, lien issues, allegations of unfair business practice and ownership/partnership disputes.; Advises clients on licensure, regulatory and litigation matters related to Indian and non-Indian gaming, and has substantial experience in sovereign immunity and tribal exhaustion cases.; Provides legal and consulting services predominantly in the public sector in the areas of labor relations. Investigates and respond to Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) charges before the National Labor Relations Board, and Prohibited Practice (PPC) charges before the New Mexico Public Employees Labor Relations Board.; Provides legal and consulting services in human resource management, defense of grievances, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission charges, Human Rights Division relations and employment issues training, drafting labor relations policies, conflict resolutions, contract negotiations, contract administration, compensation and classification studies, and compensation administration.; Experience in responding to federal and state investigations, including those instituted by OSHA, the National Labor Relations Board (State Public Employee Labor Relations Board), the EEOC and Department of Labor.; Represents financial institutions in the recovery of secured collateral garnishments and loan default mattes.
ISLN:
922195150

Peer Reviews

4.7/5.0 (12 reviews)
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  • Legal Knowledge

    4.6/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.9/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.8/5.0
  • Communication

    4.8/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.4/5.0
  • 4.8/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 08/14/18 in Labor and Employment

    Keith is an impressive and ethical attorney

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Associate on 08/16/18 in Labor and Employment

    Keith is one of the most well-rounded, ethical and competent lawyers in the state of New Mexico. He exhibits integrity and professionalism with his clients, other attorneys, and the community at large. The New Mexico bar is lucky to have him.

    Keith is one of the most well-rounded, ethical and competent lawyers in the state of New Mexico. He exhibits integrity and professionalism with his clients, other attorneys, and the community at large. The New Mexico bar is lucky to have him. Read less

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Affiliations

Lex Mundi

Albuquerque, New Mexico

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