It is personally and professionally rewarding to practice law in a firm that is dedicated to integrity and committed to providing quality representation for our clients.

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Jocelyn R. Castillo

Attorney

EDUCATION AND BACKGROUND

Ms. Castillo graduated with honors from the University of New Mexico in 2000. She attended the University of San Diego School of Law, where she was a recipient of the prestigious Dean's Outstanding Scholar Award. Ms. Castillo became a licensed member of the State Bar of California before returning to New Mexico to further develop her legal career. On receiving her license to practice law in New Mexico, she joined the Firm in 2004 and became a shareholder of the Firm in 2008. She practices in the areas of banking, collections, community associations, intellectual property, litigation, real estate and title insurance. Ms. Castillo is an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated lawyer through Martindale Hubbell. She served as a Co-Chair of the State Bar of New Mexico’s Committee on Women and the Legal Profession from 2008 until 2011 and remains an active member of the Committee.

Born in 1978 in Albuquerque, New Mexico; admitted to State Bar of California, 2003; admitted to State Bar of New Mexico, 2004; admitted to U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico, 2005. Education: University of New Mexico (B.A., summa cum laude, 2000); University of San Diego School of Law (J.D., 2003); Joined the Firm 2004.

MEMBERSHIPS AND PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Co-Chair, State Bar of New Mexico Committee on Women and the Legal Profession
Member, State Bar of New Mexico Business Law Section
Member, Albuquerque Bar Association
Member, Community Associations Institute

BANKING

• Representation of Financial Institutions
• Foreclosures
• Litigation
• Loan Workouts
• General Counsel

COLLECTIONS

• Demand Letters
• Payment Plans
• Litigation
• Enforcement of Judgments/Garnishments

COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS

• Represents Multiple Community Associations in Albuquerque, Rio Rancho, Los Lunas & Santa Fe
• Enforcement of Covenants
• Collection of Delinquent Assessments
• Litigation
• Enforcement of Judgments/ Garnishments
• Drafting, Interpreting and Amending Governing Documents, Community Policies and Contracts
• Attendance at Board Meetings and Annual Meetings
• General Counsel
• Representation of Homeowners Engaged in Disputes with Community Associations

CONTRACTS

• Preparation of Contracts
• Enforcement of Contracts
• Litigation
• Interpreting Contracts and Advising Clients

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

• Enforcement of Trademark Rights
• Cease and Desist Letters
• Litigation

REAL ESTATE

• Conveyances
• Litigation
• Title and Boundary Disputes
• Easement and Access Matters
• Lien Priority Disputes

TITLE INSURANCE

• Litigation
• Title and Boundary Disputes
• Easement and Access Matters
• Lien Priority Disputes