New Mexico Legal Aid provides high-quality advocacy and legal representation to eligible and low­-income individuals and families to help them help themselves toward safer, more stable, and healthier futures.

Who We Are

New Mexico Legal Aid has dedicated our services to erasing barriers to justice for low-income New Mexicans by providing free and high-quality civil legal assistance and education for over 60 years. As the largest nonprofit provider of civil legal services in the state, NMLA serves all 33 counties in New Mexico.

What We Do

New Mexico Legal Aid provides free services to eligible low-income New Mexico residents with civil (non-criminal) matters. Our services range from education, advice and brief services, and full representation in some cases. No one is denied access on the basis of race, age, gender, religion, political affiliation, beliefs, or disability.

Need Legal Help?

If you would like to apply online for services, please click below:  

For free and brief legal advice by phone, please call Law Access New Mexico:  

Albuquerque: 505-998-4529  

Statewide: 1-800-340-9771

NMLA Domestic Violence HelpLine: