Being accused of a crime is a life-changing experience. If you are convicted of these charges, however, the consequences are even more severe. You may owe a fine, spend time in jail or prison and deal with a criminal record for the rest of your life. For this reason, if you have been charged with a crime, it is important to consult a qualified attorney who has experience with New Mexico criminal defense cases.
When it's time to file for divorce or you have been served with divorce papers, you'll want an attorney with extensive litigation experience. Even if you think that the divorce should be “easy” because you and your spouse agree on everything including division of assets, spousal support, custody and child support, one of you could always change your mind. A change of mind could cause a friendly divorce to become quite contentious.