Licensing Fees & Certifications

2021 Active Licensing & Certifications

Please choose one of the following statements:

I was licensed to practice law in any state or jurisdiction before 12/31/2019.

I have only been licensed to practice law in any state or jurisdiction since 01/01/2020.

If you are a judge, hold a limited license or need a printable form, please email license@nmbar.org with your name and/or Bar ID.


2021 Inactive Fee

If you are an Inactive Member of the State Bar of New Mexico and would like to pay your fees online, click the following link www.nmbar.org/Inactive .

If you would like a licensing form mailed or emailed, please email license@nmbar.org with your name and/or bar number.  If you need it mailed please send a mailing address.


Inactive Application

If you are an active member who would like to become inactive, please send an email to license@nmbar.org and the application can be mailed or emailed to you.


2020 Newly Admitted to New Mexico

If you are licensed in another state AND are newly admitted to New Mexico and would like to pay your prorated fees online, please send an email to license@nmbar.org and a link will be sent to you.

Proof of Membership

Certificate of Good Standing - Issued by the New Mexico Supreme Court

Letter of Membership  - Issued by the State Bar of New Mexico


Member Handbook


Read more in the State Bar 
Member Handbook.