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Christine Morganti
(505) 797-6028

In Celebration of Law Day: Attorneys Give Free Legal Help in Hobbs

Albuquerque, N.M.—Residents of Lea County can attend a free legal fair from 1 to 5 p.m., May 2, at the James Murray Office Building, 2120 N. Alto in Hobbs (next door to the post office). Attorneys from the 5th Judicial District, Lea County, will be on hand to provide free consultations on a first-come, first-served basis in the areas of law below.

• Bankruptcy and Foreclosure
• Creditor/Debtor
• Landlord/Tenant
• Guardianships and Public Benefits
• Family Law

This event is being coordinated by the 5th Judicial District Lea County Pro Bono Committee of the Access to Justice Commission and the Lea County Bar Association. 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.