In This Issue: July 8, 2016


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(10 G, 2.0 EP). Call 505-797-6020 or view the online course schedule
Upcoming Application Deadlines
New Mexico Supreme Court
Seeking applications to fill vacancies on the following committees:
  • Board of Bar Examiners
  • Joint Committee on Rules of Procedure
  • Metropolitan Courts Rules Committee
  • Rules of Criminal Procedure.
The deadline for applications is July 8. View vacancy details and application instructions.
Board of Bar Commissioners
Vacancy in the Sixth Bar Commissioner District
  • All members with a principal place of practice in Chaves, Eddy, Lea, Lincoln or Otero counties can apply
  • Plan to attend Sept. 30 and Dec. 14 BBC meetings
  • Application deadline: Aug. 8
View application details
2016 Annual Meeting-Bench & Bar Conference 
Aug. 18-20, Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino, Santa Fe

Glitz in a Glass
Friday, Aug. 19 during the President's Reception

Buy a glass of champagne for a 1 in 50 chance to win a half carat diamond. Glasses can be purchased at the Annual Meeting registration desk for $100.

Explore the Annual Meeting

Early-bird registration closes July 8 (that's today!) 
From the Center for Legal Education 
Reciprocity-Introduction to the Practice of Law in New Mexico
Thursday, July 28
UNM Continuing Education Auditorium
4.5 G, 2.5 EP
Agenda and Registration
Court News
Fifth Judicial District Court
Investiture Ceremony for Dustin K. Hunter
Members of the legal community are invited to attend the swearing-in ceremony for Dustin K. Hunter as district judge, Division X, Fifth Judicial District Court at 3 p.m. on July 8 at the Chaves County Courthouse, 400 North Virginia Ave., Roswell.
New Mexico Lawyers and Judges Assistance Program
You don't have to manage alone. 
Help and support are only a phone call away

Free Confidential 24-Hour Helpline
Judges: 888-502-1289
Attorneys and Law Students: 505-228-1948 or 800-860-4914

Support Groups
First Monday of the month: 5:30 p.m.
Attend by Teleconference: Second Monday of the month: 5:30 p.m. (dial 1-866-640-4044 and enter 7976003#)
Third Monday of the month: 7:30 a.m.
For more information, contact Bill Stratvert, 505-242-6845, or Hilary Noskin, 505-449-7984.
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