El Paso

221 N. Kansas, Suite 1700
El Paso, TX 79901
Phone: 915.533.4424
Fax: 915.546.5360


2905 San Gabriel St, Suite 205, 
Austin, TX 78705
Phone: 512.320.5466
Fax: 512.320.5431

Las Cruces

3800 E. Lohman Ave., Suite C
Las Cruces, NM 88011
Phone: 575.527.0023
Fax: 915.546.5360

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Mario Yague Rios

Email: mario.yague@kempsmith.com
Telephone: 915.533.44 / Fax: 915.546.5360

Mario Yague is an associate in the firm's Trial department with a focus on commercial litigation and insurance-related matters.

Mario received his B.A. in Philosophy from Texas Tech University magna cum laude followed by his J.D. from St. Mary’s University School of Law where he graduated in the top 6% of his class and obtained the Dean’s Award.

During his law school career, Mario served the St. Mary’s Law Journal Vol. 52 as an Associate Editor. He served as a research assistant to two professors and ultimately contributed to three law review article publications. Mario was also the champion of the American Bar Association National Arbitration Competition in 2019 as a member of the National Mock Trial Team.




  • St. Mary's University School of Law,, J.D., cum laude, 2021
  • Texas Tech University, B.A. Philosophy, magna cum laude, 2018


  • Texas, 2021
  • New Mexico, 2023

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