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The Hon. Petra Jimenez Maes

New Mexico Supreme Court
  • New Mexico
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Mexico
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Professional Experience
Justice
New Mexico Supreme Court
- Current
Chief Justice 2003-2005, 2012-2014 Co-chair of the New Mexico Commission on Access to Justice. Supreme Court Liaison on the Court Improvement Project,and on JIFFY, the New Mexico Supreme Court Committee that oversees automation for the entire judiciary.
Judge
First Judicial District Court
- Current
Her Judicial assignments in the District Court included: four years in the Criminal Division; six years in the Family Division; and seven years in the Civil Division. In addition to her other case assignments, Judge Maes served as the Children’s Court Judge for twelve years.
Attorney
Northern New Mexico Legal Services
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Private Practice
Education
University of New Mexico
J.D.
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University of New Mexico
B.A.
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Awards
Spirit of Excellence Award
American Bar Association’s Commission for Racial and Ethnic Diversity
Professional Associations
National Review Board of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
Member
- Current
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New Mexico State Bar
Member
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Websites & Blogs
Website
New Mexico Supreme Court
Website
Court biography
Contact & Map
New Mexico Supreme Court
237 Don Gaspar Avenue
Santa Fe, NM 87501
USA
Telephone: (505) 827-4860
Fax: (505) 827-4837