Lynda Latta

Lynda Latta: Attorney with Law Offices of Lynda Latta, LLC


Originally from the Denver, Colorado area, Ms. Latta received her BA at the University of Colorado in 1983. While she was a visiting student at the University of New Mexico, she received her Juris Doctorate from Willamette University in 1986, and she was admitted to the State Bar of New Mexico that same year. She has also been licensed to practice in the US District Court for New Mexico and the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals since 1987.

In 1994, Ms. Latta went into private practice and founded the Law Offices of Lynda Latta, LLC, specializing in family law and criminal misdemeanor defense. She also practices in the Pueblo of Laguna Tribal Court and the Isleta Tribal Court. As a member of the Albuquerque Bar Association, New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and the Kiwanis Club, she has stayed active in the community. One of her passions is the Center for Civic Values where she has been a board member for many years and chair for the last two years. As a mentor for first year attorneys, she has continued to offer her knowledge and expertise to those who wish to practice family law. Ms. Latta is compassionate and straightforward, and has been practicing family law for over 28 years.

Areas of Practice (65)

  • Domestic Relations Law
  • Divorce Law
  • Family Law
  • Adoptions Law
  • Custody Law
  • Criminal Misdemeanor Defense
  • Child Support
  • Legal Separation
  • Annulment
  • Uncontested Divorce
  • Contested Divorce
  • Mediation
  • Same-Sex Marriage
  • Common Law Marriages
  • Joint Custody
  • Timesharing
  • Relocation of Child(ren)
  • Child Support Enforcement
  • Alimony
  • Spousal Support
  • Division of Income
  • Adoptions
  • Child Custody
  • Child Custody Mediation
  • Grandparents Custody
  • Grandparents Visitation Rights
  • Interstate Child Custody
  • Interstate Support
  • Parental Kidnapping
  • Parental Rights
  • Termination of Parental Rights
  • Third Party Custody
  • Visitation Rights
  • Cohabitation Agreements
  • Collaborative Family Law
  • Community Property Law
  • Divorce
  • Divorce Arbitration
  • Divorce Mediation
  • Divorce Taxation
  • Domestic Partnerships
  • Domestic Relations
  • Domestic Torts
  • Domestic Violence
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Family Arbitration
  • Family Mediation
  • Gay and Lesbian Family Law
  • International Family Law
  • Marital Agreements
  • Marital Property Distribution
  • Marital Property Law
  • Marital Property Settlements
  • Matrimonial Law
  • Military Divorce
  • Name Changes
  • Non-Traditional Family Law
  • Palimony
  • Parenting Time
  • Paternity
  • Post Divorce Modification
  • Post Nuptial Agreements
  • Premarital Agreements
  • Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs)
  • Restraining Orders

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
505-842-5924  Phone
505-242-3125  Fax
University Attended:
University of Colorado at Boulder, B.A., 1983
Law School Attended:
Willamette University, J.D., 1986
Year of First admission:
1986, New Mexico and U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
State Bar of New Mexico.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Minority - Owned
  • Peer Reviews

    • 3.8/5.0 (13 reviews)
    • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 02/06/13 in General Practice

    • 4.8/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 11/17/12 in Domestic Relations

      Lynda is an excellent lawyer. She is practical, has good experience, and has a good understanding of the law and the domestic relations area. I have frequently referred matters to Lynda, and she has done a good job representing her clients.

      Lynda is an excellent lawyer. She is practical, has good experience, and has a good understanding of the law and the domestic relations area. I have frequently referred matters to Lynda, and she has done a good job representing her clients. Read less

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