Once a year, New Mexico residents can get their legal questions answered free or receive a referral on the Saturday closest to Law Day, May 1, through the Ask-a-Lawyer Call-in Program sponsored by the New Mexico Young Lawyers Division. Attorneys staff the phones and answer questions from across the state on a variety of topics including: employment law, divorce, child support, landlord/tenant issues, personal injury, estate planning, real estate and more.

2018 Ask-a-Lawyer Call-in Program

9 a.m.-noon, Saturday, April 28

For Public

New Mexico residents across the state are welcome to participate in the Ask-a-Lawyer Call-in Program. Please have documents relating to your questions ready prior to calling in. The call-in lines will be open from 9 a.m. to noon on April 28.

New Mexico Residents with a 575 Area Code
Dial 575-222-1111
New Mexico Residents with a 505 Area Code
Dial 1-800-876-6227

For Volunteer Attorneys

Earn pro bono hours by providing brief legal advice to callers from around the state in the practice area of your choice. Spanish speaking attorneys needed!

Albuquerque & Roswell
Volunteers should arrive at the call-in location at 8 a.m. for orientation, set-up, and breakfast. The call-in location will be provided following sign up.
Click here to volunteer.