Wildfire Legal Assistance Hotline

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 business days.


Individuals who qualify for assistance will be matched with New Mexico lawyers to provide free, limited legal help. Hotline is primarily for survivors/victims from Colfax, Lincoln, Mora, San Miguel, Valencia counties.

  • Assistance with securing FEMA and other benefits available to disaster survivors

  • Assistance with life, medical, and property insurance claims

  • Help with home repair contracts and contractors

  • Replacement of important legal documents destroyed in the disaster

  • Assistance with consumer protection matters, remedies, and procedures

  • Counseling on landlord/tenant and mortgage/foreclosure problems


Posted: June 8, 2022