Prosecutors Section

The State Bar of New Mexico Prosecutors Section shall be to:

A. sponsor CLE programs for the Bar in matters of interest to prosecutors;
B. advance the professional interests and competence of prosecutors;
C. provide background expertise to government officials in New Mexico on matters related to the subject areas of the Section; and
D. represent the view of the lawyers of the Section to the legislature, the Bar and the public.

Annual Prosecutors Section Awards

The Prosecutors Section of the State Bar recognizes prosecutorial excellence through its annual awards. Awards for 2016 will be presented in the following categories:

  • Child Abuse (Homer Campbell award)
  • DWI
  • Drugs
  • White Collar
  • Domestic Violence
  • Violent Crimes (excluding domestic violence and child abuse cases)
  • Children’s Court Prosecutor

 View detailed award criteria and nomination procedures here. The deadline for nominations is Oct. 14.

Prosecutors Section Links