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September 27, 2013

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


Attorneys Give Free Legal Help in San Juan County


Albuquerque, N.M. – A free legal fair will be held in Farmington from 1–5 p.m., Friday, Oct. 11, at the Farmington District Courthouse, 851 Andrea Dr., Farmington. 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 be available. 


This clinic is presented by the 11th Judicial District (San Juan) Pro Bono Committee, the Access to Justice Commission, and DNA People’s Legal Services.  For more information, contact Cathryn Abeyta at



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.