Celia Foy Castillo
Court of Appeals Judge
Evaluation: The Rules Governing the Judicial Performance Evaluation Commission do not provide for evaluations of judges who have served less than two years on the bench. Judge Celia Foy Castillo was sworn in on December 1, 2000, and therefore there is no recommendation available for her.
Experience & Education: Prior to her judgeship, she was in private practice with Foy, Foy and Castillo P.C. in Silver City, New Mexico. Judge Castillo is the Chairperson of the Judicial Branch Personnel Rules Committee and serves on the Court of Appeals Quality Control Committee. She is active in many professional organizations. She received her undergraduate degree from St. Mary's College and her law degree from the University of New Mexico.