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The Supreme Court of New Mexico is seeking applications to fill upcoming year-end vacancies on many of its committees, boards, and commissions. Applicants will be notified of the Court’s decisions at the end of the year. Unless otherwise noted below, any person may apply to serve on any of the following committees, boards, and commissions:


Appellate Rules Committee


1 general member position


Board of Bar Examiners


1 general member position


Children’s Court Rules Committee



1 prosecuting attorney

1 respondent’s attorney


Code of Judicial Conduct Committee



1 district judge position

1 general member position


Code of Professional Conduct Committee


5 general member positions


Disciplinary Board


3 attorney positions


Domestic Relations Rules Committee

1 general member

Judicial Branch Personnel Grievance Board


1 judicial non-supervisory employee position


Language Access Advisory Committee







1 academic in a relevant field affiliated with a

  NM university

1 signed language interpreter position with

  credentials recognized by NM AOC (currently

  working in NM state courts)

1 certified language access specialist


Lawyers Succession and Transition Committee 

1 general member

NM Children’s Court Improvement Commission



1 foster parent position

1 public education representative position

1 youth treatment provider position


NM Commission on Access to Justice


2 general member positions


Rules of Evidence Committee


2 general member positions


Statewide ADR Commission



1 magistrate judge position

1 general member position


Tribal-State Judicial Consortium



1 State judge position

2 Tribal judge positions


UJI-Civil Committee



1 district judge position

1 general member position


UJI-Criminal Committee

4 general member positions



Anyone interested in volunteering to serve on one or more of the foregoing committees, boards, or commissions may apply by sending a letter of interest and resume to Joey D. Moya, Chief Clerk, by mail to P.O. Box 848, Santa Fe, NM 87504, by email to nmsupremecourtclerk@nmcourts.gov, or by fax to 505-827-4837. The letter of interest should describe the applicant’s qualifications and may prioritize no more than 3 committees of interest. The deadline for applications is Monday, September 30, 2019