New Mexico Board of Bar Examiners

Mailing Address: 9420 Indian School Road NE, Albuquerque, NM 87112
County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: 505-271-9706
NTEE Code: I- Crime, Legal Related
Mission Statement:

The mission of the New Mexico Board of Bar Examiners is to:
(1) investigate the professional qualifications and good moral character of applicants for admission or reinstatement to the bar of New Mexico;
(2) prepare, arrange for and administer examinations for admission to the bar of New Mexico;
(3) make recommendations to the Supreme Court with respect to reinstatement or readmission to practice of lawyers who have for any reason withdrawn from the state bar of New Mexico;
(4) discuss with applicants for admission to the bar general problems of purposes, policies and procedures of the bar examination; and
(5) administer these rules and adopt its own practices not inconsistent with these rules. Rule 15-401(A) NMRA.

Primary Programs:

The Board administers admission to the State Bar of New Mexico.

Counties Served: Statewide
Executive Director:

Sophie S. Martin, Esq.

Accepts inquiries: Does not accept volunteer or board inquires
Types of Services Offered: Direct Services

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