Noe Astorga

Noe Astorga

NOE ASTORGA belongs to the firm's litigation group. He concentrates his practice primarily on commercial litigation and employment matters. In his immediate past work as a University of New Mexico School of Law student, Noe earned the prestigious Justice Pamela B. Minzner Award for demonstrating excellence in professionalism and legal ethics, bestowed upon only one student each year. He also was a member of the Mexican American Student Law Association. Noe is a first-generation American, born to immigrant parents from Mexico, and a first-generation college student and graduate. He is fluent in Spanish.

Admissions

  • New Mexico, 2019

Education

  • University of New Mexico Law School, 2019, J.D., cum laude
  • University of New Mexico, 2015, B.A., History and Political Science, summa cum laude

Recognitions

  • Justice Pamela B. Minzner Award for demonstrating excellence in professionalism and legal ethics (only one student selected each year)
  • Cali Award for Elements of Legal Argument III
  • UNM School of Law Dean's List, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • UNM School of Law Honor Roll, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • State Bar of New Mexico Arturo Jaramillo 1L law clerk, 2017
  • UNM Dean’s List, 2012-2014

Professional & Community Involvement

  • H. Vearle Payne American Inn of Court; 2018-2019
  • Mexican American Student Law Association
  • UNM School of Law Scholarship Golf Classic Tournament, 2017
  • National Adoption Day, volunteer, 2016

Representative Experience

  • Summary judgment motions
  • Complex diverse legal issues
  • Community Lawyering Clinic: will drafting, representing juveniles in Children’s court matters
  • Creditor rights
  • Corporate legal issues
  • Administrative law issues
  • Tort issues