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In Memoriam & Attorney Memorial Scholarship

Save the date for this year's virtual ceremony:

Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Presentation Format TBD

If you know of someone who has passed and/or the family and friends of the deceased, please click here.

This year will honor those who have passed from Nov. 2021 through the present.

Attorney Memorial Scholarship

To honor and in memory of passed New Mexico attorneys, the Senior Lawyers Division has established an Attorney Memorial Scholarship for third-year UNM School of Law students. Recipients are selected based on their academic performance, career plan and essay submission.

Contact Member Services at to notify the SLD of a member’s passing and to provide current contact information for surviving family members and colleagues for attorneys who passed between Nov. 2020 through the present.


2022 Attorney In Memoriam

(November 2021 to Present)

Benjamin (Randy) Randolph Allen III

Karis N. Begaye

Honorable Lyndy D. Bennett

Honorable William Wilder Bivins

Mathieu Cantou Clarke

William Hugh Carpenter

Joel McElroy Carson II

Patrick Anthony Casey

Sealy Hutchings Cavin

Charles "Chuck" J. Crider, Sr.

Sean Michael Crowley

Dennis Michael Drucker

Caroline Duvall

Brian D. Escobedo

Randolph Felker

Harvey Bernard Fruman

Diwayne Irvin Gardner

Gene Gruber

David C. Henderson

Kenneth Eugene Herrera

Jesse (Harry) Jacobus III

Thomas Nance Jones

David Hadley Kelsey

Robert "Bob" Kinney

Durkin Julian Manning

John Franklyn Mares

Honorable Michael E. Martinez

Father Thomas J. Mescall

Nancy Sharp NtiAsare

John Theodore Palter

Max Houston Proctor

James Lyman Rasmussen

Gary D. Reagan

Patrick "Pat" Joseph Rogers

Ron Sanchez

Alfonso G. Sanchez

Ralph Scheuer

Paul Anton Schweizer

Lynn Schwendiman Sharp

Donnie Gale Williams

Kathleen Marie Winslow

Terry Yenson

Read the winning 2019 Attorney Memorial Scholarship essays here: 2019 Essays & 2020 Essays



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