Attorneys of The Keleher & McLeod Law Firm

William B. Keleher

William B. Keleher

Shareholder and Director

Mr. Keleher has practiced law in Albuquerque for more than 50 years by providing legal advice to clients in corporate, real estate, estate planning and probate matters. His involvement and counseling of clients over the many years enables him to focus on solutions to complex transactions that involve more than one area of law.

Primary Areas of Practice

Education and Bar Admissions

University of New Mexico, B.A. 1955; Stanford University, J.D. 1958. Admitted to the New Mexico Bar in 1958.

Professional Affiliations and Honors

Member, State Bar of New Mexico. Fellow, American College of Trust & Estate Counsel. Mr. Keleher is listed in the Best Lawyers in America for Real Estate Law and Corporate Law, as determined by a poll of attorney peers. Served for fourteen years as Chairman, Federal Magistrate Selection Panel for the District of New Mexico.

Community Associations

Past president and member of the Board of Trustees of the Valles Caldera Trust, a wholly owned federal government corporation. Mr. Keleher also serves on the board of directors of Kirtland Partnership Committee and Casa Angelica Foundation. He is a member of the Economic Forum of Albuquerque, Albuquerque Armed Forces Advisory Committee and formerly served on the United States Air Force Air Material Command's Community Leadership Program. Mr. Keleher served as Chairman of retired Senator Pete V. Domenici's campaign for re-election in 1996 and 2002.


Mr. Keleher is listed in the most recent edition of Best Lawyers in America in the categories of corporation law and real estate law.  He is among a select group who has been included in this publication for over 25 years.  He has also been honored by Southwest Super Lawyers for many years.

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Running Horses © 1989: Gray Mercer A sculpture provided for the City of Albuquerque Public Art Collection by Keleher & McLeod, PA. On display at the Albuquerque International Airport.