The National Trial Lawyers Recognizes Elicia Montoya
In the realm of law, where the battle for justice is relentless, Elicia Montoya stands out as a formidable champion. It is with great honor that we announce her recent inclusion into the Specialty Associations by The National Trial Lawyers—an invitation-only collective of premier trial lawyers. This recognition is reserved for those who exhibit excellence in their field, and Elicia Montoya has been chosen for her exceptional work in trucking accident law as part of the Trucking Trial Lawyers Association - Top 10.
The Rigorous Selection Process
The National Trial Lawyers' Specialty Associations recognize only the most qualified attorneys from each state or region who have demonstrated superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence, stature, and public profile. Elicia Montoya's selection follows a rigorous, multi-phase process that includes peer nominations and third-party research, underscoring her esteemed position in the legal community.
Elicia Montoya: A Profile of Dedication and Success
Elicia Montoya's career is a testament to her dedication to making a difference for her clients and the community. With a legal ability and ethical standards that have earned her the highest possible rating from her peers and the judiciary, her successful trials across New Mexico have led to verdicts and settlements that are among the highest in the State. However, her most significant achievements lie in the systemic changes her work has brought about—changes that she hopes help prevent future tragedies and hold wrongdoers accountable.
A Personal Commitment to Justice
Elicia's approach to law is deeply personal. She views her clients as family, fighting tirelessly for their causes. Her commitment to justice was evident early on, as she received the Margaret Keiper Dailey Award for Social Justice in law school and co-founded the first Children’s Law Clinic at the University of New Mexico School of Law. Her dedication extends beyond the courtroom, with a history of volunteering legal services for important causes and serving on numerous boards to benefit her community.
Looking to the Future
Elicia Montoya's induction into the Specialty Associations by The National Trial Lawyers is not just a milestone but a beacon for the future. It reaffirms her commitment to legal excellence and advocacy. As she continues her journey, her influence and expertise will undoubtedly continue to shape the legal landscape for the better.