“Prefiero morir de pie que vivir de rodillas --
I would rather die on my feet, than live on my knees.”

– Emiliano Zapata


At Candelaria Law, our dedication to justice and equality for all New Mexicans drives our practice. We specialize in protecting your civil rights and stay committed to achieving the justice you deserve.

Our Commitment to Fairness and Respect

As a leading civil rights law firm in New Mexico, Candelaria Law is committed to defending those who have faced discrimination, marginalization, or rights violations by powerful figures. Whether at the state or federal level, we stand by your side.

Civil Rights Services We Provide:

  • Discrimination Cases in New Mexico: Tackling injustices based on race, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, and more.

  • Retaliation Cases: Defending individuals who have faced unlawful retaliation.

  • Police Misconduct and Brutality in New Mexico: Addressing power abuses by law enforcement.

  • Constitutional Rights Violations: Ensuring that your state and federal rights are respected and upheld.

  • Military Discrimination and Retaliation: Advocating for the rights of veterans and active-duty military personnel in New Mexico.

  • Public Records Inspection Cases: Offering expertise in cases under the Inspection of Public Records Act.

Our Dedication to Justice

At Candelaria Law, we do not just represent clients; we fight for ideals —the ideals of justice, equality, and the inalienable rights of every individual. Our passion for civil rights is driven by a deep-seated belief that all individuals, regardless of their background or circumstances, have the right to legal recourse and fair treatment. We stand against injustice with resilience and tenacity, advocating to make sure that the scales of justice are balanced for the marginalized and oppressed.

Call us 24/7 to schedule a free consultation.
Los abogados hablan Español.

– In English or Spanish – 

New Mexico's law firm that puts people first

At Candelaria Law, we believe in creating a fair and equitable society where every individual can thrive without discrimination or injustice. Our commitment to our clients and our community drives us to pursue every case with passion, diligence, and an unwavering pursuit of justice.

Call us 24/7 to schedule a free consultation.
Los abogados hablan Español.

– In English or Spanish – 

PUTTING PEOPLE FIRST | (505) 295-5118
510 Slate Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

– Proudly BIPOC & Queer Owned –