You know the old saying: an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Keep that in mind when thinking about legal problems. By the time most people see an attorney, it can be hard to do much about the problem.
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- Careful When You Click
- Expungements & Criminal records
- DWI – Also contact us if your campus organization would like a PowerPoint presentation.
- Possession of Marijuana
- Car Towing
- Before You Rent
- Before You Buy a Car. Also check out the Self-help page on this site with Dealers to Avoid
- Relationship Violence – Please contact us if you need to know more about legal protection. Also consider going to group counseling at the campus Counseling Center in Garcia Annex, Room 100. Groups are open until filled.
For most people, it can cost $200 or more just to meet with a lawyer. As an NMSU student, you’ve already paid for it with your ASNMSU Activity Fee. If you get advice early in the process, you can often avoid expensive and time-consuming litigation.
“Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can.” – Abraham Lincoln