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October 11, 2013

D.D. Wolohan, Communications and Member Services Program Manager, (505) 797-6039

Attorneys Give Free Legal Help in Chaves County


Albuquerque, N.M. – A free legal fair will be held in Roswell from 1–5 p.m., Friday, Oct. 25, at the Roswell Adult Center, 807 N. Missouri Ave., Roswell. Attorneys will be available to provide free consultations on a first-come, first-served basis on a variety of civil legal topics, including probate, divorce, custody, landlord/tenant, bankruptcy, unemployment, and immigration. Interpreters will also be available. 


This clinic is presented by the Fifth Judicial District (Chaves) Pro Bono Committee. For more information, contact Jane Zhi at 505-797-6040 or



The State Bar of New Mexico was organized in 1886 and is composed of more than 9,000 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.