In This Issue: February 19, 2016


Attorney Resource Helpline
Provides information and referrals 
in the areas of attorney regulation, ethics, registrations (non-admitted, 
pro hac vice, legal services, and 
public employees), rules, and 
general practice. 
Contact the Office of General Counsel, 505-797-6050. 
2016 Annual Meeting-
Bench & Bar Conference

Aug. 18-20, Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino, Santa Fe

Save the date! 

You're Invited! 
4 p.m., Feb. 26, State Bar Center

State Bar President J. Brent Moore will honor attorneys celebrating 2
5 and 50 years of service. More information
Center for Legal Education
Finish your 2015 CLE credit requirements or
get ahead of the game to complete your 2016 requirements.

Check out some upcoming courses.
State Bar News
'Animal Rescue Adoption Contracts'
Animal Law Section Animal Talk Series
Guy Dicharry will present "Animal Rescue Adoption Contracts and the Uniform Commercial Code" at noon on Feb. 24 at the State Bar Center. Cookies and drinks will be provided. R.S.V.P. to Evann Kleinschmidt.

Public Lawyer of the Year Award 
Open for Nominations
The Public Law Section is accepting nominations for the Public Lawyer of the Year Award, which will be presented at the state capitol on April 29. View previous recipients and award criteria.
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.
Second Monday of the month: 5:30 p.m. (to attend by teleconference, 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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