Rio Rancho, New Mexico Lawyers

Paul M. Dominguez
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New Mexico Attorney

Dominguez Law is a respected and powerful resource in the legal community. Our managing partner, attorney Paul M. Dominguez, has multifaceted legal experience and a mastery of advanced technology. He is 100 percent... Read More »
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Glenn Smith Valdez
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New Mexico Lawyer with 23 years experience

With 23 years of courtroom experience and thousands of successful results, I am the lawyer you need when you are facing traffic charges in New Mexico. I have over 875 Five Star Google reviews because I fight hard and get... Read More »
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Matthew A. Vance
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New Mexico Attorney with 21 years experience

Based in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the Law Office of Matthew Vance, P.C., is a law firm committed to fighting for real people hurt or harmed by the careless or reckless conduct of others. It takes just a few seconds for... Read More »
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Mark Caruso
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Rio Rancho, NM Lawyer with 37 years experience

Mark Caruso and Caruso Law Offices only handle personal injury and wrongful death claims. This lets us focus our entire practice just on personal injury and wrongful death, and explains why we are so good at what we do.... Read More »
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Mark Caruso
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Rio Rancho, NM Lawyer with 37 years experience
(505) 369-1495 1005 21st St. SE
Suite 11
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Free ConsultationInsurance Claims, Legal Malpractice and Personal Injury
Pepperdine University School of Law
Mark Caruso and Caruso Law Offices only handle personal injury and wrongful death claims. This lets us focus our entire practice just on personal injury and wrongful death, and explains why we are so good at what we do. The majority of our new clients are referred to our firm by former clients, other attorneys who don't handle personal injury claims and insurance agents. A former insurance comapany attorney, Mark Caruso now works for victims with personal injuries and families suffering the wrongful death of their loved one to get the maximum amount possible from the insurance...
Joseph M. Fine
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Rio Rancho, NM Attorney with 45 years experience
(505) 243-4541 1201 Rio Rancho Blvd SE
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Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Free ConsultationArbitration & Mediation, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Syracuse University
Cynthia Payne
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Rio Rancho, NM Lawyer with 23 years experience
(505) 843-7303 4351 Jager Dr NE
Rio Rancho, NM 87144
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of New Mexico
Cynthia Payne is a criminal defense attorney in New Mexico. Cynthia joined the New Mexico Legal Group in 2005 to handle DWI defense and criminal cases. She is a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA), the New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and is a board member of the State Bar’s Criminal Law Section.
Michael P. Jasso
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Rio Rancho, NM Attorney with 4 years experience
(505) 263-2820 4131 Barbara Loop SE Suite 1D
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Free ConsultationConstruction, Insurance Claims, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
University of New Mexico
Michael grew up in San Antonio, Texas. Michael was awarded his Bachelor’s Degree from Trinity University with an emphasis in teaching political science. Out of college he began teaching at a Montessori School in San Antonio. While teaching in San Antonio he attained his Master’s Degree in Educational Psychology. This background translates seamlessly into the legal world.

Michael met his wife Heather in San Antonio, who was from Albuquerque, and he followed her home. Once he moved to Albuquerque, Michael taught Humanities at Amy Biehl High School. While at Amy Biehl Michael was the first teacher from New Mexico selected for...
Anita M Sanchez
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Rio Rancho, NM Attorney with 16 years experience
(505) 338-0209 541 Quantum Rd. NE
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
University of New Mexico
Anita Sanchez is a partner at Sanchez & Pinon, Rio Rancho's injury Attorneys. She has been practicing for 15 years. She has experience trying cases in metro, district and federal courts in New Mexico. Ms. Sanchez has focused her practice in personal injury and works in helping those who were injured recover damages for their injuries and losses. She has experience working for insurance companies in the past and knows how to advocate for her clients to help them recover their complete damages. Ms. Sanchez believes in diligent, compassionate and thorough representation of her clients in Rio...
Mark D. Fine
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Rio Rancho, NM Attorney with 19 years experience
(505) 243-4541 1201 Rio Rancho Blvd SE
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Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Free ConsultationAppeals, Civil Rights, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
University of New Mexico
Emma Lorraine Whitley
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Rio Rancho, NM Attorney with 13 years experience
(505) 843-7303 4351 Jager Dr NE
Rio Rancho, NM 87144
Divorce and Family
University of New Mexico
Emma Whitley is an attorney at the New Mexico Legal Group handling divorce and family law cases. Emma graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of New Mexico and received her law degree from the University of New Mexico School of Law.
Jessica Roth
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Rio Rancho, NM Lawyer with 14 years experience
(505) 843-7303 4351 Jager Dr NE
Rio Rancho, NM 87144
Divorce and Family
George Mason University School of Law
Jessica Roth is an attorney at the New Mexico Legal Group in Albuquerque. Jessica handles divorce, child custody, child support, and complex property division.
Matthew B. Landess
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Rio Rancho, NM Attorney with 5 years experience
(505) 892-3607 333 Rio Rancho Drive
Suite 401
Rio Rancho, NM 87174
Business, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
University of New Mexico
Valentino C. Messina III
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Rio Rancho, NM Attorney with 18 years experience
(505) 994-3505 P.O. Box 45317
Rio Rancho, NM 87174-5317
Collections and Personal Injury
Texas Tech University School of Law
Arun Arjan Melwani
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New Mexico Attorney with 17 years experience

Melwani Law makes your life better by eliminating your debt; your stress, and your anxiety so that you may enjoy life again. Our knowledge of the bankruptcy laws combined with exceptional customer service allows you to... Read More »
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Carlos N. Martinez
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New Mexico Lawyer

Carlos N. Martinez is the Managing Partner and co-owner of Legal Solutions of New Mexico, LLC, a law firm assisting families in New Mexico in areas of divorce, child cusotdy, kinship guardianship, grandparent visitation,... Read More »
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Daniel T. Dougherty
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Rio Rancho, NM Lawyer with 18 years experience
(505) 977-1442 544 Eastlake Dr SE
Rio Rancho, NM 87124-2100
Free ConsultationArbitration & Mediation, Business, Elder and Employment
University of New Mexico and University of Texas - El Paso
Dan Dougherty served 23 years as both an Army and Air Force pilot. He flew Army helicopters in Vietnam and Air Force cargo planes during Desert Shield/Desert Storm. His final AF assignment was as Chief of the branch at the Air Force’s Safety Center conducting and managing aircraft accident investigations and associated AF-wide flight safety programs. After retirement, he became a business owner and consultant to business entities and the Air Force teaching week-long seminars on behavioral safety programs; and also did several accident investigations for both plaintiff and defendant law firms. In 1998, he was accepted...
Bradford K. Goodwin
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Rio Rancho, NM Attorney
(505) 896-9477 1201 Rio Rancho Boulevard South East
Suite D
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Civil Rights, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
Rodney Dunn
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Rio Rancho, NM Attorney
(505) 896-3650 2003 Southern BLVD. S.E. #102-301
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Workers' Comp
Rio Rancho, NM Lawyer with 35 years experience
(832) 341-4888 6301 Vatapa Rd. NE
Rio Rancho, NM 87144
Estate Planning
Texas Tech University School of Law
Rio Rancho, NM Attorney with 13 years experience
(505) 220-5691 1790 Grande Blvd.
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Criminal
Rio Rancho, NM Lawyer with 19 years experience
(505) 892-5314 3106 May Cir
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Rutgers-The State University-Newark
Rio Rancho, NM Lawyer with 35 years experience
(505) 892-4855 1400 Barbara Loop SE
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Rio Rancho, NM Lawyer with 43 years experience
(505) 892-9292 3791 Southern Blvd SE
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Business, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Rio Rancho, NM Attorney with 17 years experience
(505) 892-2766 1604 Golf Course Rd SE
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Criminal
Rio Rancho, NM Attorney with 20 years experience
(505) 893-4568 4100 Sara Rd SE
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
John Samore
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New Mexico Attorney with 38 years experience

For almost thirty years, John Samore has emphasized professional competence and personal service. After ten years in a general law, Mr. Samore focused his practice almost entirely on two challenging areas: families... Read More »
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Don F. Harris
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New Mexico Lawyer with 29 years experience

After 25 years, my reputation is about caring for my clients and providing realistic expectations. Only lawyer in the State of New Mexico who is a certified specialist in both consumer and business bankruptcy law by the... Read More »
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Carlos N. Martinez
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Albuquerque, NM Lawyer with 9 years experience
(505) 445-4444 8214 2nd Street NW
Suite A
Albuquerque, NM 87114
Free ConsultationBusiness, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Carlos N. Martinez is the Managing Partner and co-owner of Legal Solutions of New Mexico, LLC, a law firm assisting families in New Mexico in areas of divorce, child cusotdy, kinship guardianship, grandparent visitation, domestic violence, prenuptial agreements and child support issues. Legal Solutions of New Mexico, LLC also helps clients in the arears of cannabis law, personal injury, drone law litigation and business litigation and consulting.

Carlos’s experience in complex family law litigation and business background are invaluable assets when it comes to explaining the nuances of family law, utilizing strategic financial planning, and ultimately achieving a favorable resolution...
James E. Dory
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Rio Rancho, NM Attorney with 10 years experience
(505) 550-0395 Rio Rancho, NM 87174
Estate Planning and Probate
University of New Mexico
James E. Dory is an experienced probate and estate planning attorney (trusts and wills) . He also practices in the areas of estate administration and civil litigation. He has served Albuquerque's Westside, Rio Rancho, Sandoval County, and all parts of New Mexico since 2009. Born in Pasadena, CA, James has had a lifelong interest in sports, history, and law. He naturally landed in the history departments of the University of New Mexico and Saint Louis University, where he studied medieval history. In 2006, he entered the University of New Mexico School of Law and graduated in 2009, Since then, he...
McKenzie St. Denis
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Albuquerque, NM Attorney with 12 years experience
(505) 445-4444 8214 2nd Street NW
Suite A
Albuquerque, NM 87114
Free ConsultationCannabis Law, Divorce, Employment and Family
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
A native of Roswell, New Mexico, McKenzie St. Denis refuses to confess to her alien roots, but we know they exist.

Mrs. St. Denis, has an eclectic legal career ranging from being a prosecutor for the New Mexico Medical Board to representing parents in abuse and neglect cases. Include securing Medicaid benefits, water law, business litigation, and asylum law and you have a glimpse of what Mrs. St. Denis’ legal career has been, thus far.

Mrs. St. Denis, began her legal career in California, but returned to the Land of Enchantment to be closer to her family (and to be...
Paul M. Dominguez
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Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM Attorney with 2 years experience
(505) 850-5854 7103 4th St NW
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Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM 87107
Free ConsultationMedical Malpractice, Nursing Home, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of New Mexico
Dominguez Law is a respected and powerful resource in the legal community. Our managing partner, attorney Paul M. Dominguez, has multifaceted legal experience and a mastery of advanced technology. He is 100 percent devoted to litigation and never wavers in the face of corporate or government power.

In addition to his exceptional results in a multitude of personal injury and mass tort cases, attorney Dominguez is active in the legal community, belonging to the State Bar of New Mexico, Albuquerque Bar Association, New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, American Association of Justice and State Bar of Texas.

Our practice is always about people....
Jay Goodman
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Corrales, NM Attorney with 33 years experience
(505) 989-8117 3949 Corrales Rd. #110
Corrales, NM 87048
Appeals, Business, Criminal and Divorce
Capital University Law School
I am a third generation attorney with experience in working at my family's law firm and then branching out to own a commercial enterprise in New York, then expanding on my business and legal experience to become a founding member of three law firms and several holding companies. I have been a board of directors' member as well as officer of several profit and not for profit corporations, LLC's and LP's involving real estate, grandparents rights, family law and commercial/residential entities. As a practicing attorney, my professional emphasis has been family law, civil litigation, real estate, estate planning, and...
Daniel P Estes
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(505) 266-0800 3949 Corrales Rd. Suite 230
Corrales, NM 87048
Free ConsultationCorrales, NM Attorney with 10 years experience
Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
University of Colorado - Boulder
Daniel Estes is a personal injury and medical malpractice attorney practicing in Corrales, New Mexico.
Sonia Maria Gipson Rankin
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Albuquerque, NM Attorney with 15 years experience
(505) 217-1784 6403 Thunderbird Cir NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120
Education
Dennis F. Armijo
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Albuquerque, NM Attorney with 38 years experience
(505) 899-0269 6300 Montano Rd NW
Suite D
Albuquerque, NM 87120
IP
University of New Mexico
Ms. B. C. Thomas
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Albuquerque, NM Lawyer with 17 years experience
(505) 860-5239 P.O. Box 10266
Albuquerque, NM 87184-0266
Civil Rights, DUI, Domestic Violence and Employment
DePaul College of Law
Julia Y. Mares
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Albuquerque, NM Attorney
(505) 247-3338 4801 All Saints Rd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120
Employment
Jonathan Sooriash
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Jonathan Sooriash Esq. LL.M. represents taxpayers to resolve and settle their tax debt with the IRS and State Tax Departments. J. David Tax Law LLC assists both individuals and businesses in becoming compliant with the... Read More »
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Margaret Moses Branch
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New Mexico Attorney with 41 years experience

University of New Mexico School of LawNew Mexico, U.S. District Court District of New Mexico, 10th Circuit and Colorado
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Matthew P. Brown
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Albuquerque, NM Attorney
(505) 796-6393 9798-C Coors Blvd. NW, Ste. 201
Albuquerque, NM 87114
Robert Myles Baskerville
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Albuquerque, NM Attorney with 8 years experience
(505) 247-2774 600 Central Ave SE Suite 204
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Free ConsultationInsurance Claims and Personal Injury
University of Miami School of Law
Auto accident attorney Rob Baskerville is dedicated to helping those who have sustained injuries or suffered devastating losses due careless drivers. Rob founded Baskerville Law LLC - a personal injury and wrongful death law firm in Albuquerque, New Mexico - on the principle that victims of auto accidents should have access to the same legal representation as large insurance companies. Auto insurance companies have talented lawyers working for them, working to lower the liability of their company. Who is looking out for YOUR best interests? Rob is your advocate in recovering the financial compensation that you deserve and is here...
Amber L. Weeks
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Albuquerque, NM Lawyer with 9 years experience
(505) 352-6660 5931 Jefferson St. NE, Suite A
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Immigration
University of New Mexico
Amber Weeks is a Partner at Noble & Vrapi, P.A. Ms. Weeks is passionate about breaking barriers and changing the lives of immigrants, lifting the fear from her clients' shoulders so that they can walk down the street, care for their families, and live their lives without fear. She is experienced in cases involving family petitions, permanent residence, naturalization and citizenship, waivers, removal proceedings, U visas for victims of crimes, vacating criminal convictions, and other immigration matters. One of her most notable cases was the first impression published case successfully challenging mandatory detention of immigrants in Melero Valdez v. Terry,...
Michael Eugene Hendricks
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Albuquerque, NM Lawyer with 5 years experience
(505) 407-0066 2929 Coors Blvd NW Ste 106
Albuquerque, NM 87120
Free ConsultationBusiness, Immigration and Personal Injury
University of New Mexico
I grew up in central Mexico and am fluent in both the Spanish Language and Culture. I clerked under John W. Lawit before graduating from the University of New Mexico School of Law. Upon graduation, I was contracted as the Managing Attorney for an Immigration law firm in Albuquerque and have practiced as a Managing Attorney since being barred in New Mexico. I found that many immigrants were disenfranchised in more than just legalization of their immigration status but also in access to justice in general. Seeing this lack of access to justice confirmed in my mind and heart that...
Don F. Harris
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Albuquerque, NM Lawyer with 29 years experience
(505) 503-1637 320 Gold Ave, SW
Suite 1410
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Bankruptcy, Divorce, Family and Probate
University of Connecticut
After 25 years, my reputation is about caring for my clients and providing realistic expectations. Only lawyer in the State of New Mexico who is a certified specialist in both consumer and business bankruptcy law by the American Board of Certification. Former Board Member, Family Law Section of New Mexico State Bar. Selected by New Mexico State Bar to sit on several judicial selection panels.
James Wood
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Albuquerque, NM Attorney with 27 years experience
(505) 906-6774 601 Marble Ave NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Free ConsultationAsbestos, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Board Certified Trial Lawyer, James H. Wood, represents individuals, families, and children who have been the victims of the negligence or wrongdoing of others. His firm represents clients in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, and throughout New Mexico. The firm does not represent corporations, insurance companies, or governmental entities. Attorney Wood's practice areas include medical malpractice, hospital negligence, nursing home abuse, slip-and-fall accidents, and truck, motorcycle, and car wrecks. He offers a free initial consultation, home and hospital visits, and contingent fee agreements. If you or a loved one has been injured, don't put off receiving the compensation you deserve....
John Walter Lawit
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Albuquerque, NM Attorney with 41 years experience
(505) 545-6785 817 Gold Avenue SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Free ConsultationImmigration
University of New Hampshire School of Law
The attorneys and staff at John W. Lawit are dedicated to providing the highest quality legal services to ensure the rights and benefits of the immigrant community. We are also dedicated to protecting the rights of employers, by assisting with I-9 compliance and worksite enforcement. As a team of legal professionals, we provide comprehensive, innovative and competent legal services to our clients to promote opportunities for a meaningful quality of life.

Firm History
John W. Lawit began practicing immigration law in 1980. Over the course of 40 years, John and his staff successfully assisted tens of thousands of clients within the realm...
Salim A. Khayoumi Esq.
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Albuquerque, NM Attorney
(505) 333-8613 821 Silver Ave SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
Washburn University School of Law
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John Samore
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(505) 244-0450 300 Central Ave SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Albuquerque, NM Attorney with 38 years experience
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Iowa
For almost thirty years, John Samore has emphasized professional competence and personal service. After ten years in a general law, Mr. Samore focused his practice almost entirely on two challenging areas: families in crisis and defending persons accused of criminal conduct. Mr. Samore acquired his appreciation for the law from his father, Edward, who practiced 57 years. Both gentlemen graduated from the University of Iowa College of Law. Admitted to practice in New Mexico in 1989, John Samore has effectively represented almost 1000 accused of criminal conduct and...
Leisa M. Richards
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Albuquerque, NM Lawyer with 19 years experience
(505) 242-2835 924 Park SW
Suite A
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Domestic Violence and Family
University of South Dakota
When Domestic Violence Resource Center lost funding for its legal department, I was determined to build a private practice that would continue to serve victims of domestic violence and cater to clients of modest means - and that's what I've done. I am a family law attorney, with areas of speciality in domestic violence and Indian law and jurisdiction.
Angela Arellanes
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New Mexico Lawyer with 36 years experience

I am Angela Arellanes, an attorney at Angela Arellanes Attorney at Law in Albuquerque, New Mexico. For over 25 years I have represented clients with criminal defense and personal injury law needs. My practice areas... Read More »
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Erlinda Johnson
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New Mexico Attorney with 24 years experience

Erlinda Ocampo Johnson is an experienced and astute litigator. She began her career as an Assistant District Attorney with the District Attorney’s Office in Albuquerque prosecuting crimes ranging from DUI’s,... Read More »
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Rio Rancho Legal Aid & Pro Bono Services

Legal Resources for the Elderly Program (LREP)
(800) 876-6657
Albuquerque, NM


Legal Aid Society Of Albuquerque Pro Bono Project
(866) 416-1922
Albuquerque, NM

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