Attorneys of The Keleher & McLeod Law Firm

Thomas F. Keleher

Thomas F. Keleher

Shareholder and Director

Mr. Keleher concentrates his practice in construction-related law, commercial litigation, real estate law and insurance defense litigation. He is a former registered professional engineer, and prior to law school, was an officer in the U.S. Navy Civil Engineer Corps and worked for several years as an engineer in the construction industry. He represents engineers, contractors, subcontractors and property owners in a variety of construction-related matters, including personal injury claims arising out of construction projects, claims of defective construction, professional engineering malpractice claims and contract disputes. He has substantial experience in representing landowners and developers in real estate developments, acquisitions, sales and other transactions as well as real estate litigation.

Primary Areas of Practice

Education and Bar Admissions

University New Mexico, B.S.C.E. 1964; J.D. 1974. Admitted to the New Mexico Bar in 1974.

Professional Affiliations and Honors

Albuquerque and American Bar Association, State Bar of New Mexico Commercial Litigation & Antitrust Section (Past Chair), State Bar Medical-Legal Panel, American Arbitration Association Panel of Arbitrators, Past Chair – Center for Civic Values, Past President, Albuquerque Museum Foundation; Co-Chair, Albuquerque Museum Foundation History Exhibit Fundraising Committee.

Awards and Recognitions

Mr. Keleher is listed in the most recent edition of Best Lawyers in America in the categories of commercial litigation, construction law, and litigation - construction. He is rated AV preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. Mr. Keleher is listed in Best's Recommended Insurance Attorneys.

Best's Recommended Insurance Attorneys 2014

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