J.D. University of New Mexico School of Law (2003)
B.A. Syracuse University (1994)
State of New Mexico
United States District of New Mexico
United States District of Colorado
Personal Injury | Criminal Defense
Lara has previous experience as a Senior and Deputy Trial Attorney in the First and Second Judicial Districts of New Mexico, and as Criminal Defense counsel and court-appointed attorney, Lara has years of valuable trial experience handling complex, serious cases in New Mexico courts. Lara works with the firm representing clients in personal injury litigation and workers compensation cases throughout New Mexico, and has prior experience in children’s court, family court, criminal law and real estate and is also a licensed Associate Real Estate Broker and novice farmer.
Lara was raised in international schools throughout the world, graduating from high school from the International School of Manila in the Philippines. After high school, Lara attended Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas and completed undergraduate studies with a Bachelor of Arts degree, with a major in International Relations and minor studies in Economics and Mandarin Chinese from Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York. Lara graduated from Syracuse University with honors, magna cum laude. Thereafter, Lara returned home to New Mexico and attended the University of New Mexico School of Law, where she completed the District Attorney clinical program and graduated with her Juris Doctorate with clinical trial honors in 2003.
Lawyer Background and Accomplishments
Lara is the firm’s Associate Attorney in New Mexico, managing a litigation caseload in conjunction with the New Mexico litigation team. A Spanish speaker with over 14 years of experience as an attorney who has practiced criminal and civil law in courts throughout New Mexico, Lara is committed to work in her community.
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