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Christine Morganti
(505) 797-6028

Attorneys Give Legal Help in Gallup

Albuquerque, N.M.—Residents of McKinley County can attend a free legal fair on a variety of topics from noon to 5 p.m., April 29, at the McKinley County Courthouse, 207 W. Hill Road. Attorneys from the 11th Judicial District—McKinley County will be on hand to provide free consultations on a first-come, first-served basis in the areas of law below.

• Divorce
• Custody
• Landlord/Tenant
• Bankruptcy
• Foreclosure
• Creditor/Debtor
• Public Benefits
• Guardianships
• Immigration
• Child Support
There will also be two free presentations:
1 p.m. Predatory Lending
2 p.m. Medicaid and Probate

This event is being coordinated by the 11th Judicial District—McKinley County Pro Bono Committee of the Access to Justice Commission, the Attorney General’s Office and New Mexico Legal Aid. 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.