About the State Bar of New Mexico
The State Bar of New Mexico is a professional membership organization of attorneys licensed to practice law in New Mexico. The organization was established in 1886 and is currently a 501(c)(6) corporation. The mission of the State Bar is to be a united and inclusive organization serving the legal profession and the public.
The State Bar is governed by a volunteer Board of Bar
Commissioners, all of whom are licensed attorneys elected by their
peers from designated bar commissioner districts throughout New Mexico. Carla Martinez is the State Bar President for 2021.
The State Bar’s Executive Team and staff help to execute member projects
Carla C. Martinez