Common Legal Issues for Senior Citizens (LREP) (Tuesdays)

Location: (VIRTUAL)

Legal Resources for the Elderly (LREP) of the State Bar of New Mexico (age 55 and older)

(LREP conducts more than 20 workshops and legal clinics each year at senior centers throughout the state. LREP visits most counties in the state at least once a year and every county at least once every two years. LREP also staffs exhibitor tables at numerous events statewide, such as the Aging and Long-Term Services Division’s Conference on Aging and Senior Day at the Legislature.)

Due to the Covid-19 Coronavirus pandemic and until further notice, all the LREP Workshops are being conducted remotely via monthly live Webinars available for free to the general public.

Upcoming Live Virtual Webinars are currently scheduled for:
February 23, 2021 (11:00am)
March 30, 2021 (11:00am)
April 27, 2021 (11:00am)
May 27, 2021 (11:00am)
June 24, 2021 (11:00am)

To register and for more information please call LREP at 505-797-6005 or 1-800-876-6657

LREP also has developed and posted 4 information videos on its website about the following topics:
Information about Financial Powers of Attorney (POA)
Execution of a Financial Power of Attorney (POA) (with forms in English y Español)
Information about Advance Health Care Directives
Execution of an Advance Health Care Directive (AHCD) (with forms in English y Español)
Estate Planning, the Probate Process, Non-Probate Transfers (including Transfer on Death Deeds (TODD) and Institutional Medicaid

LREP's website also provides links to various "supplements", including:

  • Senior Legal Handbook (in English y Español)
  • Advance Health Care Directive
  • Debt Problems
  • Medicaid and Long-Term Care
  • Living Trust
  • Power of Attorney
  • Probate and Your Estate
  • Transfer on Death Deed
  • Adult Guardianship
  • Fair Housing
  • Grandparent Visitation
  • Kinship Guardianship
  • Landlord Tenant

Other State Bar Foundation Publications

  • Bankruptcy in New Mexico (in English y Espanol)