Associate Judge (LAY) Mescalero Apache Tribal Court
SUMMARY: The Associate Judge is responsible for fairly and impartially hearing and deciding judicial matters within the jurisdiction of the Mescalero Apache Tribal Court. A full position description is available upon request.
Have one-quarter (1/4) or more Indian blood and be a member of a federally recognized Indian tribe (including Eskimo, Aleut and other Alaska Natives);
Be between thirty-five (35) and seventy (70) years old;
Have no felony convictions or misdemeanor convictions within the past year; and
At least three (3) years’ experience as a tribal court judge or other relevant experience.
SALARY & CLOSING DATE:
Salary is negotiable and is dependent upon qualifications and budgetary concerns. This position is open until filled.
Submit resume with copy of certificate of Indian blood to Carol Woods, Director of Human Resources, Mescalero Apache Tribe via: 1) first class mail to P.O. Box 227, Mescalero, NM 88340; 2) facsimile to (575) 464-9292; or 3) email to email@example.com
For more than 25 years, the Titus & Murphy Law Firm has provided clients of San Juan County, New Mexico with premier legal representation. We are seasoned trial attorneys who practice in many areas of the law and have a solid reputation for results. Once again, we have expanded our services and have an incredible opportunity for an Associate Attorney. We are seeking a motivated attorney, with excellent research and writing skills to join our team. This position will provide the right person with all the necessary mentorship to achieve success, as well as unlimited advancement opportunities. If you are looking for a challenge, send your resume and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant City Attorney
The City of Albuquerque Legal Department is hiring an Assistant City Attorney to provide legal services to the City’s Department of Municipal Development (“DMD”). The primary area of focus is construction law. The work includes, but is not limited to: contract drafting, analysis, and negotiations; regulatory law; procurement; general commercial transaction issues; intergovernmental agreements; dispute resolution; and civil litigation. Attention to detail and strong writing skills are essential. Five (5)+ years’ experience is preferred and must be an active member of the State Bar of New Mexico, in good standing. Please submit resume and writing sample to attention of “Legal Department DMD Assistant City Attorney Application” c/o Angela M. Aragon, Executive Assistant/HR Coordinator; P.O. Box 2248, Albuquerque, NM 87103, or email@example.com
Assistant District Attorney
The Fifth Judicial District Attorney’s office has immediate positions open to a new or experienced attorney’s. Salary will be based upon the New Mexico District Attorney’s Salary Schedule with starting salary range of an Assistant Trial Attorney to a Senior Trial Attorney ($58,000 to $79,679). Please send resume to Dianna Luce, District Attorney, 301 N. Dalmont Street, Hobbs, NM 88240-8335 or e-mail to 5thDA@da.state.nm.us
First Judicial District Court
Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Settlement Facilitation Project
The First Judicial District Court is accepting applications for a Contract Attorney for the Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Settlement Facilitation Project (RMFSFP). RMFSFP will operate under the direction of the Chief Judge and the supervising Civil Judge. Attorney will conduct settlement facilitation conferences in owner occupied residential foreclosures pending before the Court. The Court will provide a conference room and limited office space. Attorney is independent and impartial and shall be governed by the Rules of Professional Conduct, Mediation Procedures Act, NMSA 1978, §44-7B-1 to 44-7B-6, and Mediation Ethics and Standards of Practice. Attorney will be responsible for memorializing settlement agreements and meeting with the designated supervising judge to receive case assignments and discuss RMFSFP progress. Attorney agrees to maintain records for payment and reporting and for statistical purposes as defined by the Court. Attorney will coordinate with assigned Court staff who provide limited administrative support to RMFSFP. Qualifications: Attorney must possess and maintain a license to practice law in the State of New Mexico; must have experience in settlement facilitation. Experience with residential mortgage foreclosure matters and loss mitigation is a plus. Compensation will be on an hourly basis charged against a Contract not to exceed $37,500.00. Send letters of interest and resumes to the First Judicial District Court, Judge Francis J. Mathew, Post Office Box 2268, Santa Fe, NM 87504. Letters must be received no later than February 1, 2019.
Attorney-Associate and Attorney
The Supreme Court is accepting applications for attorney-associate and attorney-senior positions within the Court’s office of legal counsel. The target annual salary for these at-will positions ranges from $73,133 to $98,759, depending on position, qualifications, and experience. These positions support the Supreme Court’s adjudicative and rulemaking functions and may include supervisory duties.
For a detailed description of the job qualifications, duties, and application requirements, please visit the Employment Opportunities webpage on the New Mexico Supreme Court website at https://supremecourt.nmcourts.gov/employment-opportunities.aspx
Holt Mynatt Martínez, P.C., an AV-rated law firm in Las Cruces, New Mexico is seeking associate attorneys with 1-5 years of experience to join our team. Duties would include providing legal analysis and advice, preparing court pleadings and filings, performing legal research, conducting pretrial discovery, preparing for and attending administrative and judicial hearings, civil jury trials and appeals. The firm’s practice areas include insurance defense, civil rights defense, commercial litigation, real property, contracts, and governmental law. Successful candidates will have strong organizational and writing skills, exceptional communication skills, and the ability to interact and develop collaborative relationships. Prefer attorney licensed in New Mexico and Texas but will consider applicants only licensed in Texas. Salary commensurate with experience, and benefits. Please send your cover letter, resume, law school transcript, writing sample, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Twelfth Judicial District Court in Alamogordo, NM is seeking a full-time, Attorney - Associate (At-Will) or Attorney - Senior (At-Will), dependent upon qualifications. Candidate must be a graduate of law school meeting the standards of accreditation of the American Bar Association; and possess and maintain a license to practice in the State of New Mexico. Attorney - Associate must have three (3) years of experience in the practice of applicable law, or as a law clerk; the salary range is $28.128 - $35.160 per hour ($58,506 - $73,133 per year). Attorney - Senior must have five (5) years of experience in the practice of applicable law, or law clerk, with one year as a supervisor; the salary range is $30.387 - $ 37.984 per hour ($63,206 - $79,007 per year). Please visit the Careers section at www.nmcourts.gov
for the complete job announcement and information on how to apply, or contact Rosie at (575) 812-5082, or email@example.com
v. This position closes Monday, February 4, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. EOE
Rasheed & Associates, P.C. is seeking an associate with 0-5 years of experience in criminal law. Strong writing skills are required, but this is a court intensive position. This associate will assist with Mr. Rasheed’s caseload as well as having their own. Great work environment, salary negotiable. Please email letter of interest, resume, and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org
The NM Supreme Court is recruiting for a full-time, Law Clerk At-Will position in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
SUMMARY OF POSITION: Under general supervision, work with justices on assigned cases, perform legal research, analysis, writing and editing. Salary: $45,500-$71,095.
To apply, please go to: https://www.nmcourts.gov/jobs.aspx
Divorce Paralegal – Incredible Opportunity w/ New Mexico Legal Group
New Mexico Legal Group, a cutting edge divorce and family law practice is looking for one more paralegal to join our team.
Why is this an incredible opportunity? You will be involved in building the very culture and policies that you want to work under. We are offer great pay, health insurance, automatic 3% to your 401(k), vacation and generous PTO. And we deliver the highest quality representation to our clients. But most importantly, we have FUN! Obviously (we hope it’s obvious), we are looking for candidates with significant substantive experience in divorce and family law. People who like drama free environments, who communicate well with clients, and who actually enjoy this type of work will move directly to the front of the line. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter explaining why you are perfect for this position to DCrum@NewMexicoLegalGroup.com
. The cover letter is the most important thing you will send, so be creative and let us know who you really are. We look forward to hearing from you!