NEW MEXICO—Jones, Skelton & Hochuli is pleased to welcome associate attorney Ashley Cook to its Transportation Trial Team. She will also assist with personal injury defense, insurance defense, coverage matters and medical malpractice cases.
Before joining JSH, Cook gained experience at a civil- and trial-focused firm and a bankruptcy firm, both based in Albuquerque, giving her deep ties in the area. There, she learned how to handle all aspects of litigation and corporate work. Cook also represented financial and lending institutions in all aspects of operations as well as assisting individuals and businesses with bankruptcy proceedings.
While attending the University of New Mexico School of Law, Cook worked for a solo practitioner, where she developed a strong client-focused approach to law. She also clerked for the U.S. Department of Justice Office of International Affairs, where she assisted in high-profile extraditions and assisting domestic and foreign governments with evidence gathering.
Cook earned both her law and undergraduate degrees, summa cum laude, from the University of New Mexico.