ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., June 6, 2011 – Keya Koul, an attorney at the New Mexico office of Castle Stawiarski, LLC, a provider of high-quality legal representation, focusing on commercial foreclosure, bankruptcy and mortgage-related litigation, has been named the Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year by the State Bar of New Mexico. Castle Stawiarski Partner Caren Castle made the announcement.
The Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year Award is presented annually by the State Bar of New Mexico to an attorney who has, during the formative stage of her legal career, by her ethical and personal conduct, exemplified for her fellow attorneys the epitome of professionalism. The State Bar of New Mexico presents this award to an attorney who has demonstrated commitment to clients’ causes and to public service and who enhances the image of the legal profession in the eyes of the public. Ms. Koul received her Juris Doctor from Southwestern Law School and concentrates her practice in the areas of real estate and bankruptcy law. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish and biology from Smith College, and a Masters degree in medieval Spanish literature from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Ms. Koul is the vice chair of the State Bar of New Mexico’s Young Lawyers Division, and serves on the Board of the New Mexico Women’s Bar Association. She is also a member of the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division (YLD), where she currently serves as assistant editor of The Affiliate, the YLD’s newsletter. Ms. Koul was also previously elected as an inaugural 2010 American Bar Association Touch 10,000 Ambassador.
Denver, Colorado based Castle, Meinhold & Stawiarski, LLC provides expert legal representation, offering a wide range of legal services, including commercial, foreclosure, bankruptcy and mortgage related litigation in both state and federal courts. The firm represents clients through its offices in AZ, CO, NM, NV, UT and WY. For more information, please call 303-865-1400.