Romulo M. Sauñe

Romulo M. Sauñe: Attorney with Lastrapes, Spangler & Pacheco, P.A.


Rómulo Miguel Sauñe, who goes by either Romi or Rómulo, is an associate attorney at Lastrapes, Spangler & Pacheco, P.A., in Rio Rancho New Mexico. Romi practices real property, business, estate planning and probate law. He was born and raised in Peru and speaks Spanish fluently. Romi graduated magna cum laude from the University of La Verne in California with a Bachelor's in Psychology. He also graduated cum laude with a Masters of Arts in International Relations from Norwich University in Vermont. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of New Mexico School of Law in 2013, where he was awarded the Irwin Stern Moise Award in Legal and Judicial Ethics. Romi has been admitted to the New Mexico Bar and has also been admitted to practice in the Federal District Court for the District of New Mexico. He has also practiced immigration law in front of the Executive Office for Immigration Review Court in El Paso, Texas. Prior to his legal career, Romi served in the United States Navy for 12 years. He also worked for over two years assisting victims of domestic violence and at-risk youth. During law school, Romi volunteered with Catholic Charities preparing U-Visa and VAWA petitions for immigrant survivors of domestic violence.

Areas of Practice (19)

  • Asylum
  • Business Immigration
  • Citizenship
  • Consular Law
  • Deportation
  • Employment Immigration
  • Employment Visas
  • Family Immigration Law
  • Investor Visas
  • Labor Certifications
  • Political Asylum
  • Refugee Law
  • Religious Visas
  • Removal Proceedings
  • Health
  • Labor/Employment
  • Workers Compensation
  • Estate Planning/Probate/Wills
  • Real Property/Landlord-Tenant

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
505-892-3607  Phone
University Attended:
University of La Verne, B.S., Psychology, 2007
Law School Attended:
University of New Mexico School of Law, J.D., 2013
Year of First admission:
2013, New Mexico
Division Officer, U.S. Navy Two tours in Iraq: Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom, 1997-2009

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico

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