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New MexicoCriminal Defense Lawyers in Alamogordo, New Mexico

The United States Constitution grants important rights to any person accused of a crime including due process, the right to a fair and speedy trial, the right to representation by counsel, the right to remain silent and to be free of unreasonable searches and seizures.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney in New Mexico, consider the lawyer's training, experience, ratings and reviews. Attorneys that practice within the criminal justice system tend to focus on certain types of cases in either state or federal court.


Most criminal defense attorneys provide a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and defenses that might apply. Before you decide on which attorney to hire, meet with several different attorneys in their office to discuss the case and the attorney fees required for representation.


Once you decide which attorney to hire, make sure you and the attorney sign a written fee agreement or contract that describes the attorney fees required at each stage of the case including during pre-trial negotiations, motion hearings and a bench or jury trial.


A criminal defense lawyer in New Mexico should fight to protect the rights of his or her client in a criminal case against felony or misdemeanor charges... Read more »

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Spencer Bert Atkins

Spencer Bert Atkins
Law Office of Spencer Bert Atkins, PC
P.O. Box 255
Alamogordo, NM 88311
Spencer Bert Atkins is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Todd A Holmes

Todd A Holmes
The Holmes Law Firm
PO Box 4065
Alamogordo, NM 88311
Todd A Holmes is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Mariano A Torrez

Mariano A Torrez
Mariano Torrez Attorney at Law
616 10th St
Alamogordo, NM 88310
Mariano A Torrez is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

S. Thomas Overstreet

S. Thomas Overstreet
Overstreet & Associates PC
1011 New York Ave
Alamogordo, NM 88310
S. Thomas Overstreet is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Erinna Marie Atkins

Erinna Marie Atkins
PO Box 255
Alamogordo, NM 88311
Erinna Marie Atkins is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Angie Kaye Schneider

Angie Kaye Schneider
Bryant & Schneider Law Firm, PA
PO Box 2300
Ruidoso, NM 88355
Angie Kaye Schneider is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Philip P Chandler

Philip P Chandler
Office of the Public Defender
PO Box 1766
Alamogordo, NM 88311
Philip P Chandler is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Albert R Greene

Albert R Greene
Law Office of A. Richard Greene
700 1st St Suite 788
Ruidoso, NM 88310
Albert R Greene is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Michael H Keedy

Michael H Keedy
Office of the Public Defender
PO Box 1766
Alamogordo, NM 88311
Michael H Keedy is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Mandy Kay Waldrop Denson

Mandy Kay Waldrop Denson
PO Box 1972
Ruidoso, NM 88355
Mandy Kay Waldrop Denson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

James Richard Keen

James Richard Keen
PO Box 1308
Ruidoso, NM 88355
Licensed for 46 years, James Richard Keen is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Texas Tech University School of Law... read more >

Gary C Mitchell

Gary C Mitchell
Law Offices of Gary C. Mitchell LLC
PO Box 2460
Ruidoso, NM 88355
Gary C Mitchell is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Chandler Blair

Chandler Blair
Law Offices of Gary C. Mitchell LLC
PO Box 2460
Ruidoso, NM 88355
Chandler Blair is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Oklahoma City University School of Law... read more >
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NMBLS Certification in Criminal Trial Law - The New Mexico Board of Legal Specialization recognizes attorneys as certified trial specialists in criminal law if they've demonstrated a certain threshold of experience, knowledge and competence in this area.


Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

NBLSC Certification in Criminal Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify attorneys as specialists in criminal trial advocacy.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.


New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

NMCDLA works to assist and educate criminal defense attorneys and promotes fairness in the criminal justice system.


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