Enrolling in a State Bar practice section comes with many benefits. Membership in a section can include practice area-targeted resources, networking opportunities, leadership experience, public service potentials, discounted rates on CLE programs and more! Section membership is open to all attorneys throughout the year and ends in December in the year of enrollment. Law student membership includes enrollment in up to two sections per year. Please note: Renewal of section membership is each year.

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Click the links below to learn more about a practice section.

Animal Law

Immigration Law

Appellate Practice

Indian Law

Bankruptcy Law

Intellectual Property Law

Business Law

Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law (NREEL)

Cannabis Law  


Children's Law

Public Law

Criminal Law

Real Property, Trust & Estate

Elder Law

Solo and Small Firm

Employment & Labor Law                                         


Family Law

Trial Practice

Health Law

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For more information regarding practice sections contact memberservices@nmbar.org or 505-797-6039.