Michael Stout

Emeritus Faculty Attorney, Law Offices of Michael L. Stout
Work 6665 Vista De Oro Las Cruces, NM 88007 TPI Attendance: June, 1978
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Michael L. Stout is a trial attorney specializing in Criminal Law. He received a J.D. from the University of New Mexico School of Law and is a Recognized Specialist in Criminal Law. He often teaches other lawyers throughout the nation through workshops and seminars, especially in the area of jury selection.

Michael has been on the faculty of the National Criminal Defense College for 36 years. He was the first chair of the New Mexico Public Defense Commission and remains a member of the Commission. ┬áMichael also serves as the acting President of New Mexico Justice, a Criminal Justice PAC. ┬áHe is an AV rated attorney and has been named in every issue of the Best Lawyers of America, SuperLawyers, and most recently on America’s Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys.


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