Cherie LaCour

Cheri Lacor
  • Licensed and practicing attorney in New Mexico for 17 years
  • Filed suit and mediated hundreds of claims for people against insurance companies and healthcare corporations, involving complex medical and legal issues
  • Assisted attorneys with state and federal trials involving complex litigation issues
  • Achieved multiple multi-million dollar settlements for clients in wrongful death, medical malpractice, brain injury, and catastrophic personal injury claims in New Mexico
  • Avid researcher and writer
  • Specialty training in Birth Injury, Fetal Monitoring and Obstetrical issues.
  • Experienced in all aspects of civil litigation
  • New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, member 1997 -¬†PRESENT
    • Board of Directors 2011 - PRESENT
  • American Association for Justice, member/sustaining member 1997 - PRESENT
    • Professional Negligence section member
  • Licensed by the State Bar of New Mexico
  • Licensed to practice in the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico
  • University of Tulsa, College of Law
    • Juris Doctor, May 1997
    • Tulsa Journal of Comparative & International Law
      • Managing Editor
    • Student Advisory Board for the Center on Dispute Resolution:
      • Committee Chair
    • Board of Advocates/Moot Court Board
      • Vice President
    • CALI Excellence for the Future Awards (Achieved highest grade in class)
      • Conflicts of Law; International & Domestic, Spring 1996
      • Interviewing, Counseling & Negotiation, Fall 1996
      • Who's Who: American Law Students, 16th & 17th Editions
  • University of Texas at Arlington
    • B.S. in Political Science, 1991
  • Spending time with Family
  • Reading
  • Cooking, gardening
  • Traveling & History

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