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New MexicoCriminal Defense Lawyers in Las Vegas, 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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Marc A Grano

Marc A Grano
Grano Law Offices, P.C.
713 6th Street
Las Vegas, NM 87701
Call 505-426-8711
Helping Good People in a Bad Situation. Let Me Fight For You!... read more >
nmcdla
nmcdla
New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Marc A Grano
Member
nacdl
nacdl
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Marc A Grano
Member

Gerald E Baca

Gerald E Baca
Law Office of Gerald E. Baca
PO Box 999
Las Vegas, NM 87701
Gerald E Baca is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Ben Andrew Mondragon

Ben Andrew Mondragon
Ben A Mondragon Law Office
PO Box 1385
Las Vegas, NM 87701
Ben Andrew Mondragon is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

David R Silva

David R Silva
Silva & Grano Law Firm
PO Box 1303
Las Vegas, NM 87701
David R Silva is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Michael A Aragon

Michael A Aragon
PO Box 1777
Las Vegas, NM 87701
Michael A Aragon is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Kathleen McGarry

Kathleen McGarry
P.O. Box 310
Glorieta, NM 87535
Licensed for 37 years, Kathleen McGarry is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Luis B Juarez

Luis B Juarez
Office of the Public Defender
PO Box 1077
Las Vegas, NM 88221
Luis B Juarez is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

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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