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New MexicoLandlord-Tenant Law Lawyers in New Mexico

Landlord-tenant law in New Mexico involves the rights and duties of both the landlord and the tenant who rents an apartment, house, condo, land, or commercial property.


Many states follow the Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act or have enacted their own act under New Mexico law.


Elements of both real property law and contract law often control the resolution of landlord tenant disputes in [city, state].


Tenants have duties including preserving the premises, and paying rent. The landlord has the duty to deliver possession and a covenant of quiet enjoyment.


During a dispute, the tenant may have defenses including constructive eviction, breach of covenant, and retaliatory eviction.

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Joel Alan Gaffney

Joel Alan Gaffney
Gaffney Law, PC
6565 America's Parkway, #200
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Licensed for 9 years, Joel Alan Gaffney is a Consumer Bankruptcy and Real Estate Law lawyer... read more >

Vanessa L Deniro

Vanessa L Deniro
PO Box 27208
Albuquerque, NM 87125
Vanessa L Deniro is a Child Custody / Visitation and Real Estate Law lawyer... read more >

Gerald Joe Smith

Gerald Joe Smith
Gerald J. Smith
PO Box 4152
Anthony, NM 88021
Licensed for 66 years, Gerald Joe Smith is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended The University of Texas School of Law... read more >

Leonard S Katz

Leonard S Katz
Rubin Katz Ahern Herdman & MacGillivray
PO Box 250
Santa Fe, NM 87504
Leonard S Katz is a Real Estate Law lawyer who attended Colorado Law - University of Colorado Boulder... read more >

Sylvain Segal

Sylvain Segal
Segal & Whittaker LLP
7601 Jefferson St NE Suite 380
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Sylvain Segal is a Real Estate Law lawyer who attended Columbia Law School... read more >

Edward J Roibal

Edward J Roibal
Roibal Law Firm
201 3rd St NW Suite 1180
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Edward J Roibal is a Real Estate Law lawyer who attended University of New Mexico School of Law... read more >

Mark Styles

Mark Styles
Hurley Toevs Styles Hamblin & Panter PA
4155 Montgomery Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Mark Styles is a Real Estate Law lawyer who attended Southern Methodist University Law School... read more >

Martin E Threet

Martin E Threet
The Threet Law Firm
6605 Uptown Blvd. NE Suite 00
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Martin E Threet is a Real Estate Law and Business Law lawyer... read more >

Candace L Smith

Candace L Smith
Attorney at Law
42 Cam Montoya
Santa Fe, NM 87507
Licensed for 38 years, Candace L Smith is a Real Estate Law and Commercial Real Estate Law lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

Simi Jain

Simi Jain
223 N Guadalupe St Ste 189
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Licensed for 18 years, Simi Jain is a Real Estate Law and Environmental Law lawyer... read more >

Charles A Botschen

Charles A Botschen
5706 Hanger Lake Rd
Las Cruces, NM 88012
Licensed for 44 years, Charles A Botschen is a Real Estate Law and Commercial Real Estate Law lawyer who attended South Texas College of La... read more >

Aaron Bradley Huffman

Aaron Bradley Huffman
Children, Youth and Families Dept, State of New Mexico
4501 Indian School Rd NE 3 110
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Licensed for 20 years, Aaron Bradley Huffman is a Real Estate Law and Business Law lawyer who attended The University of Texas School of La... read more >

Scott E Turner

Scott E Turner
The Turner Law Firm LLC
500 Marquette Ave NW Suite 1480
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Scott E Turner is a Real Estate Law lawyer... read more >

Elliot Forrest Barela

Elliot Forrest Barela
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
2424 Louisiana Blvd NE # 200
Albuquerque, NM 87110-4413
Elliot Forrest Barela is a Real Estate Law and Tax Law lawyer... read more >

Albert Che-shuo Chang

Albert Che-shuo Chang
PO Box 2248
Albuquerque, NM
Licensed for 3 years, Albert Che-shuo Chang is a Immigration Law and Real Estate Law lawyer... read more >
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Founded in 1978, ACREL is the largest organization in the United States for attorneys devoted to real estate law. Admission in ACREL is by invitation only after a rigorous screening procedure. The College gathers together the top real estate lawyers in New Mexico and throughout the country who are distinguished for their skill, experience and high standards of professional and ethical conduct.


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