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Legal Services and Programs Committee

Legal Services and Programs Committee

Mission Statement

Facilitates cooperation and coordination of the legal services provided by various segments of the State Bar and increases public access to the civil justice system.

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Equal Justice Conference Attendance Financial Assistance Available

The Legal Services and Programs Committee has made available three stipends up to $333 to provide financial assistance to individuals interested in attending the 2022 ABA/NLADA Equal Justice Conference on May 11-14. This year's conference will be held in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Click here to submit your application.

Applications must be received no later than 5 p.m.(MT) on Monday, Feb. 14 for consideration. Please review the stipend criteria before submitting an application.

Debt Collection Informational Video
This is some information about what to do if you’ve been sued for money you owe, also known as a debt. This video will provide information about the formal process and the laws that protect you. You may view the entire script of the video here: /Portals/NMBAR/docs/Committees/Legal Services and Programs/DCEnglish.pdf?ver=G5wiMqwz57UG4z-O-sA0DA%3d%3d

This video and script were produced by the Legal Services and Programs Committee of the State Bar of New Mexico. This video/script provides general information regarding the legal topic and is not intended as legal advice.  If you need legal advice, you should speak with an attorney regarding your specific situation.  The views put forth by the presenters in this video are their own and are not endorsed by the State Bar of New Mexico.


Le tenemos aquí algo de información sobre cómo enfrentar una demanda por dinero que le fue prestado, es decir una deuda.  Primero, le daré información sobre el proceso formal, segundo, sobre las leyes que lo protegen, y finalmente sobre cómo podría resolver la demanda. 

Este video y guión fueron producidos por el Comité de Programas y Servicios Legales del Colegio de Abogados del Estado de Nuevo México. Este video / guión proporciona información general sobre el tema legal y no pretende ser un consejo legal. Si necesita asesoramiento legal, debe hablar con un abogado sobre su situación específica. Los puntos de vista expuestos por los presentadores en este video son los suyos y no están respaldados por el Colegio de Abogados de Nuevo México.

2021 Annual Report



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