Michael L. Keleher Honored By The State Bar of New Mexico

Michael L. Keleher, of Keleher & McLeod, was recently honored by the State Bar of New Mexico, celebrating his 50th anniversary practicing law. Mr. Keleher and other honorees were feted with a reception on the occasion of the State Bar's 126th birthday.

Michael L. Keleher is an Albuquerque native son and along with his brothers, William B. Keleher and Thomas F. Keleher, has practiced law for many years at the firm founded by his father, W. A. Keleher, in 1915. The firm is renowned for its long-standing tradition of excellent legal services to the citizens of New Mexico.

Michael L. Keleher is a 1956 graduate of UNM. He earned his MA at New York University in 1958 and is a graduate of the University of Mississippi Law School.

During his half-century of practice, his community service includes serving as Chair, Archdiocese of Santa Fe Development Council; Vice President of the Archdiocese SF Catholic Foundation; Chair, New Mexico Diamond Jubilee/US Constitutional Bicentennial Commission; and as a member of the Albuquerque Environmental Planning Commission, among others. He also served as Secretary of the University of Albuquerque Board of Trustees and member of the UNM Robert O. Anderson Schools of Management Foundation Board.

Michael L. Keleher is a member of the American Bar Association, the New Mexico Bar Association and enjoys an AV rating with Martindale Hubbell.

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.