Background and Experience
Salim A. Khayoumi, Esq. is a practicing Personal Injury attorney in New Mexico. Khayoumi is an active member of the State Bar of New Mexico and licensed to practice in all courts of the State of New Mexico. Before commencing his legal education, Khayoumi graduated with honors from the University of New Mexico with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology along with dual minors in Pre-Medicine and Political Science. Thereafter, Khayoumi attended Kansas’s, Washburn University School of Law where he was awarded the Washburn University Alumni Honors Scholarship; as well as, a Juris Doctor degree. During law school Khayoumi was active in the Washburn Law Student Bar Association, serving two, two year long terms as both “Curriculum Committee Chairman” and “Commencement Committee Chairman”. While at Washburn University School of Law, Mr. Khayoumi received extensive trial advocacy training at Washburn’s Center for Excellence in Trial Advocacy, one the nation’s top trial advocacy training centers.
Khayoumi began his legal career with the public interest in mind. After obtaining his license to practice law in the State of New Mexico, Khayoumi served as a prosecutor for the 5th Judicial District Attorney’s Office, where he prosecuted serious felony crimes as well as misdemeanor state crimes. After serving as an Assistant District Attorney for the 5th Judicial District Attorney’s Office, Khayoumi moved back to central New Mexico, where he continued service as an Assistant District Attorney for the 2nd Judicial District Attorney’s Office in Albuquerque. Thereafter, Khayoumi left his position as a state prosecutor to provide legal services as a private practitioner at the Khayoumi Law Firm.
Salim A. Khayoumi
821 Silver Ave SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102