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Release: Contact:

Christine Morganti
(505) 797-6028

Ask-a-Lawyer Call-In Program Provides Free Legal Information


Albuquerque, N.M.—New Mexico residents may receive legal information and referrals from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., May 1, through the Ask-a-Lawyer Call-In Program sponsored by the State Bar Young Lawyers Division in celebration of Law Day.


Statewide: 1-800-876-6227

Albuquerque: (505) 797-6000

Farmington: (505) 599-9810

Las Cruces: (575) 526-2449

Roswell: (575) 625-2000


The media is invited to the State Bar Center in Albuquerque for interviews or may contact the YLD coordinator in the specific community for an interview.


Albuquerque: Martha Chicoski, (505) 242-8654,

Farmington: Kinder Shamhart, (505) 599-9810,

Las Cruces: David Lutz, (575) 526-2449,

Roswell: Jared Kallunki, (575) 623-9669,


The State Bar of New Mexico was organized in 1886 and is composed of more than 8500 members. Its purposes are to aid the courts in administering justice and preserving the rule of law, and to foster a high standard of integrity and competence within the legal profession.