How much do lawyers charge in New Mexico?

The typical lawyer in New Mexico charges between $164 and $342 per hour. Costs vary depending on the type of lawyer, so review our lawyer rates table to find out the average cost to hire an attorney in New Mexico.

Practice Type Average Hourly Rate
Administrative $174
Appellate $200
Bankruptcy $282
Business $286
Civil Litigation $203
Civil Rights/Constitutional Law $214
Collections $297
Commercial/Sale of Goods $293
Construction $294
Contracts $298
Corporate $219
Criminal $264
Elder Law $250
Employment/Labor $219
Family $262
Government $250
Immigration $174
Insurance $168
Intellectual Property $267
Juvenile $229
Mediation/Arbitration $342
Medical Malpractice $285
Personal Injury $168
Real Estate $256
Tax $199
Traffic Offenses $281
Trusts $267
Wills & Estates $259
Worker's Compensation $164

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About Clio’s Hourly Rate Data for Lawyers (Updated 2021)

Clio's hourly rate data is based on aggregated and anonymized data from tens of thousands of legal professionals using Clio. Each year, this data is analyzed and published within the Legal Trends Report, which provides ongoing, in-depth research into the most pressing issues faced by legal professionals.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the hourly rate of a lawyer in New Mexico?

The average hourly rate for a lawyer in New Mexico is between $164 and $342 per hour.

How much does a family lawyer charge in New Mexico?

The average hourly rate for a family lawyer in New Mexico is $262 per hour.

How much does a civil litigation lawyer charge in New Mexico?

The average hourly rate for a civil litigation lawyer in New Mexico is $203 per hour.

What is the highest paid type of lawyer in New Mexico?

Mediation/Arbitration attorneys are the highest paid type of lawyer in New Mexico, earning $342 per hour on average.

What is the lowest paid type of lawyer in New Mexico?

Worker's Compensation attorneys are the lowest paid type of lawyer in New Mexico, earning $164 per hour on average.