Getting to Know Our Team – Lucy Contreras

By Lauren Riley | August 19, 2019

Lucy Contreras has been with Batley Family Law, P.A. for more than 16 years, and we are so lucky to work with her!  As our file clerk, Lucy not only maintains our current files both paper and electronic, but she…

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Get to Know Our Team – Chelsea Garnenez

By Lauren Riley | August 8, 2019

“Mą ’íí deeshgíízhíníí nishłį́. Tódich’íí’nii bá shíshchíín. Tó’áhani dashicheii. Hooghan łání dashinálí. I am Coyote Pass People Clan born for Bitter Water Clan. My maternal grandfather’s clan is Near to Water Clan. My paternal grandfather’s clan is Many Hogans Clan.”…

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By Lauren Riley | May 7, 2019

We are proud to announce that Sandi Little, Bobbie Batley, Jan Gilman-Tepper and Randy Powers have been selected by Super Lawyers in the State of New Mexico for 2019!  Sandi, Bobbie, and Jan were all selected again as a Super…

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Roberta Batley becomes a Diplomate at the American College of Family Trial Lawyers

By Sandra Morgan Little | April 10, 2019

Little Gilman-Tepper and Batley would like to welcome Bobbie Batley as a Diplomate to the American College of Family Trial Lawyers!  Bobbie’s admission into this select group of 100 of the top family law trial lawyers from across the United…

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Proper Courtroom Etiquette

By Bobbie Batley | February 15, 2019

It should always be the goal of attorneys and parties in a domestic matter to resolve things outside of the courtroom; however, when efforts to negotiate fail or where one party needs to seek some form of emergency relief, it…

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The Mathematics of Divorce: 6 Steps to a Strong Financial Future After the Divorce is Finalized

By Bobbie Batley | January 24, 2019

Unfortunately, the dynamics of divorcing means one household will soon become two. Depending on your current lifestyle, this can stretch a budget to its breaking point. Fortunately, there are several steps you can take to prepare yourself for living on…

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When Going Through a Divorce Focus on the Long Run Decisions

By Bobbie Batley | January 10, 2019

When going through a divorce case it is extremely easy to get wrapped up in the conflict with your spouse, and engage in every little skirmish.  Throughout the case you will have to constantly weigh how important issues are to…

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Don’t Take the Bait! – Speaking with Your Children About the Details of Your Divorce Case

By Bobbie Batley | December 30, 2018

How children process your divorce, and whether they have scars as a result of the divorce are things that you can help control.  Child custody research shows that conflict among parents is incredibly harmful to children.  Not the physical separation…

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Three Easy Steps to Change Last Your Name After a Divorce in New Mexico

By Lauren Riley | November 13, 2018

Although it is legal to keep your married name after a divorce, many women find that returning to their maiden name is a step toward a fresh start.  It is important that you let your attorney know you would like…

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5 Simple Steps to Keep the Holidays Special for your Children After Divorce

By Bobbie Batley | November 5, 2018

Holidays are often filled with joy and excitement for children but can also be a source of pain and sadness when the family is no longer together. Navigating two households during the holidays requires adults to put their own feelings…

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month

By Bobbie Batley | October 30, 2018

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. In honoring the brave individuals who are breaking the cycle of abuse, Little, Gilman-Tepper & Batley is partnering with Jenell Pagan, an independent Mary Kay Representative, in sponsoring Halloween pumpkins to be delivered to…

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Congratulations to Best Team of Family Lawyers in New Mexico

By Bobbie Batley | August 21, 2018

Congratulations to Sandra Morgan Little and Roberta S. Batley for your continued recognition by The Best Lawyers in America.©   Our amazing attorneys were again selected by their peers for inclusion in this top group for their work in Family Law.  This…

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