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Christine Morganti, (505) 797-6028

Attorneys Give Free Legal Help in Ruidoso

Albuquerque, N.M.—Residents of Ruidoso and surrounding areas can attend a free legal fair on a variety of topics from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, October 22, at the Ruidoso Senior Center, 501 Sudderth Drive, in Ruidoso. Attorneys from Otero and Lincoln Counties will be on hand to provide free consultations on a first-come, first-served basis in the areas of law below. Bilingual attorneys will be available.

• Bankruptcy
• Foreclosure
• Creditor/Debtor
• Landlord/Tenant
• Guardianships
• Public Benefits
• Immigration
• Family Law
• Paternity/Custody/Child Support
• Wills/Trusts/Probate
• Powers of Attorney

This event is being coordinated by the 12th Judicial District Pro Bono Committee of the Access to Justice Commission. For more information on the Access to Justice Commission, visit

The New Mexico Commission on Access to Justice is a statewide body dedicated to expanding and improving civil legal assistance to New Mexicans living in poverty.