TO PRACTICE LAW New
Mexico State Bar-1988 Federal
District Court, District of New Mexico-1989 Tenth
Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals-1993 Idaho State Bar-1995 Federal
District Court, District of Idaho-1995 Ninth
Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals-1997
Idaho State Bar
State Bar of New Mexico EDUCATION Law
University, Washington College
of Law, Washington, D.C. Juris
Doctor, with honors, 1988
of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska Bachelors
of Arts, Political Science, 1984
Silvey has practiced law since 1988.
For the last 12 years he has focused
almost exclusively on appeals and related
He has broad experience prior to that, having
been a criminal prosecutor in
addition to a civil litigator for
both plaintiffs and the defense.
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