August 10, 2022 - 3:13 pm

AUGUST 29, 2022 WILDFIRE AND FLOOD DISASTER TELECLINIC APPLY BY MONDAY, AUGUST 19, 2022 To submit an application online, click here. To submit an application over the phone call: 1-877-266-9861.   Helpline callers may get help with legal...

July 13, 2022 - 9:54 am

The volunteer attorney program receives referrals from multiple sources across the state. Some come internally, others come from organizations and non-profits across the state who assist New Mexicans in need. CLICK HERE for more information and how to...

July 12, 2022 - 10:12 am

The Volunteer Attorney Program is sponsoring a Statewide Expungement Law Teleclinic on August 18th, between 1:00-4:00 p.m. This teleclinic is also sponsored by judicial districts around the state. APPLICATION DEADLINE: JULY 31.  CLICK TO REGISTER

June 30, 2022 - 12:43 pm

This interview is 20:00 and goes into detail on the mission of New Mexico Legal Aid and our Legal Hotline set up to help those who need benefit assistance.

June 28, 2022 - 4:29 pm

New Mexico Legal Aid has learned that the deadline for applying for FEMA assistance has been extended to August 4th, 2022. This gives New Mexicans more time to apply for federal disaster benefits. The previous deadline was July 5th. New Mexico Legal Aid...

June 21, 2022 - 4:08 pm

Our attorneys are working alongside the eighteen New Mexicans suing the state saying they were unjustly denied unemployment benefits. All the claimants became unemployed during the pandemic. The other thing in common is that they have what is called a fraud...

June 15, 2022 - 12:02 pm

We have launced a Consumer Division to better serve New Mexicans with specific civil consumer related issues.  

June 8, 2022 - 3:56 pm

Wildfire Legal Assistance Hotline Call toll free 888-985-5141 Hotline is staffed Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. MST If phone is busy or unanswered, please leave a voicemail and the best way to reach you. We will return your call within 1-2...

June 8, 2022 - 12:31 pm

DEADLINES ARE:  FEMA APPLICATION:  July 5, 2022.   Instructions here: Disaster SNAP (food benefits):  June 13, 2022. Apply Here: Disaster Supplemental Nutrition...

May 25, 2022 - 9:25 am

LANDLORD – TENANT LAW WORKSHOP FREE seminar for public On Thurs, June 2, 2022 and repeated Thurs, Sept 1st , and Thurs...

May 24, 2022 - 11:26 am

  ALL NEW MEXICANS may be eligible to receive rebate (a.k.a. stimulus) payments from the State of NM of up to $750 ($1500 for families) in 2022.  Two laws were passed in 2022 that provide for either “rebates” or “relief payments” for New Mexicans...

May 24, 2022 - 7:43 am

The Office of the Superintendent of Insurance is launching a Wildfire Hotline (833) 485-1336. Additional information available on the OSI website . Consumers having difficulty with insurance coverage can also file a complaint here  .

May 19, 2022 - 4:05 pm

The Bernalillo County Rental Assistance Program is still taking applications.  Please click here to enroll.    

May 10, 2022 - 10:05 am

They're called ILLEGAL LOCKOUTS - it happens to families across New Mexico. In this video our housing managing attorney offers tips on what to do if this happens to you.  

April 8, 2022 - 8:37 am

New Mexico Legal Aid recently became aware that the NM Department of Workforce Solutions has issued a form letter notifying certain former UI applicants who were denied benefits during the Pandemic of their right to apply retroactively for a federal disaster...