Fernando Palomares attended New Mexico State University and obtained his accounting degree in 2005, and then attended the University of New Mexico School of Law, graduating with his juris doctorate in 2011. Prior to law school, Fernando worked as an accountant and participated in development, investments, and asset management. Along with his accounting and business background, Fernando is an experienced government in-house counsel and litigator. Fernando looks forward further developing his interests in the areas of business and commercial transactions, complex civil litigation, and civil rights defense.