News Release


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April 18, 2013

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


Free Estate Planning/Probate Workshops


Albuquerque, N.M. – Two Estate Planning/Probate Workshops will be held in May. Workshops include presentations by volunteer attorneys, open question-and-answer periods and free one-on-one consultations with an attorney. Consultations will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. These free events are a community service open to the public.


Sponsored by the New Mexico State Bar Foundation and the State Bar of New Mexico Elder Law Section, this program is a working partnership that seeks to educate the public on wills, trusts, estate planning, end-of-life decisions and probate to meet legal needs. For more information about this program, call the State Bar of New Mexico Legal Resources for the Elderly Program at 505-797-6068 or 1-800-876-6227.


Santa Fe

Wednesday, May 1

6-8 p.m.

Mary Esther Gonzales Senior Center, 1121 Alto St, Santa Fe



Wednesday, May 8

7-9 p.m.

State Bar Center, 5121 Masthead  NE, Albuquerque


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.