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Why It’s Time to Team Up with A Criminal Defense Lawyer

If you’ve been charged with a felony or misdemeanor, your world is more than likely spinning out of control. In times like these, you need a criminal defense lawyer to tether you to reality. The Law Office of W. Shane Jennings proudly serves the Southern New Mexico region, continuously providing high-quality criminal defense assistance. But […]

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What is the Difference Between Fraud and Embezzlement?

Criminal law is a complex creature. There are many different areas and many of them have overlapping definitions, punishments, and legalities. Two commonly confused crimes are fraud and embezzlement. While similar, they have a lot of important differences that will affect how the case is handled should you be charged with either crime. Our fraud […]

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Outlining the Nation’s Family Separation Crisis

Family separation is one of the most talked about issues currently plaguing the Border region and the country at large. But how did it start and where is this issue heading? Immigration lawyers all across the country have been working tirelessly for nearly a year to reunite families. If you’re in New Mexico’s Southern region […]

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Top Reasons to Speak with a Personal Injury Attorney in New Mexico

Top Reasons to Speak with a Personal Injury Attorney in New Mexico Personal injury cases can be quite complex. There are fault investigations, coordination between insurance companies, medical providers, and law enforcement. Additionally, there are negotiations with insurance companies who make deals in their best interest. Hiring a personal injury attorney in New Mexico who […]

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10 Things to Document From an Auto Accident Scene

10 Things to Document from an Auto Accident Scene When you have been involved in an auto accident, proper evidence collection from the accident scene is important for your case. Evidence can be photos, videos, and documentation. The evidence will help to demonstrate that you were not at fault. Additionally, it will show the accident […]

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Tips to Avoid Distracted Driving

We all have busy lives filled so many things to do and so little time. We often have to multi-task to compress time and get things done. Sometimes it is unavoidable, however, in certain situations, it can cause more harm than good. Driving is one of the situations that should command our full attention. Distracted […]

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What to Expect After a Car Accident in New Mexico

Automobile accidents can affect the lives of those involved in many ways. From minor injuries and property damage to wrongful death. When you are involved in a car accident in New Mexico, you will need to work with your insurance provider, and possibly a personal injury lawyer. It can be a painful ordeal. Therefore, New Mexico […]

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Annulment: Frequently Asked Questions

If you want to end your marriage there are several options available. For many individuals, an annulment is the most prudent choice, but you might not know exactly what this process involves. It is critical to understand the differences between separation, mediation, a traditional divorce and an annulment to help you determine what is the […]

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Case Won: What to Do If Your Civil Judgment Goes Unpaid

When you choose to get involved in a lawsuit, you typically expect to win monetary compensation from the party that has wronged you. If you win the lawsuit, the next logical step is that the losing party pays you by order of the court. However, in some instances, the losing party in the case does […]

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