Mr. Koller is a director in the Albuquerque office. He practices in the Litigation Department with a particular interest in handling the defense of products liability, medical malpractice, personal injury, property damage and workers’ compensation actions. Mr. Koller also enjoys analyzing and handling insurance bad faith and coverage issues. He is a member of the firm’s Product/General Liability practice group, Coverage/Bad Faith practice group, and he serves on the firm’s Associates Committee.
Mr. Koller has tried numerous cases in state court, federal court and the New Mexico Workers’ Compensation Administration. He also has handled appeals in both the state and federal appellate courts.
Mr. Koller has achieved the highest Martindale-Hubbell rating, and is listed in Best Lawyers in America for personal injury litigation-defendants, and product liability litigation-defendants. In addition, Best Lawyers named Mr. Koller Personal Injury Litigation-Defendants Lawyer of the Year for 2021. Mr. Koller is also listed in Southwest Super Lawyers for his expertise and experience in Personal Injury Defense.
- State Bar of New Mexico
- American Bar Association
- Defense Research Institute (New Mexico State Representative 2005 – 2008)
- New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association (President, 2004; Board of Directors 2001–2008)
- Creighton University School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 1988)
- Benedictine College (B.A., 1985)