150 Washington Ave
Sante Fe NM 87501
Estate Planning & Demand Letters
Monday - Friday 9:00-5:00
Family Law, Divorce, Custody, Child Support, Landlord Tenant, Restraining Orders, Personal Injury, Probates, Contested Probates and Contested Trust Matters, Construction Defects, Business, Breach of Contract Cases, Property Disputes, Estate Planning.
Licensure: Ms. Coleman is licensed to practice law in the states of New Mexico and California. Education: Ms. Coleman received her Juris Doctor from Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles, California where she was an editor for the International Law Journal and a teaching assistant. She completed her undergraduate training at the University of California Berkeley. Background: Ms. Coleman clerked for a national law firm throughout law school, where she focused on civil litigation for their Los Angeles and New York offices. She then worked for Jay Goodman & Associates for nearly six years focusing on the areas of Family Law, Divorce, Custody, Child Support, Landlord Tenant, Probates, Contested Probates and Contested Trust Matters, Construction Defects, Business Law, Breach of Contract Cases, Property Disputes, and Estate Planning including Will & Trust Drafting. She has become a well respected Divorce Lawyer in Santa Fe among her peers.
Ms. Coleman's practice philosophy is based on strategy and honesty. She works closely with her clients to identify leverage points for negotiation and relies on her strong writing and research skills for court. She honestly interfaces with clients ensuring they understand all of the pros and cons of proceeding with any given strategic legal route and advises them accordingly. Ms. Coleman is a firm believer in alternative dispute resolution as it often makes financial sense and brings resolution swiftly, but is a zealous court advocate when litigation is unavoidable. Ms. Coleman takes Pride in her clients' satisfaction and has received the Client's Choice Award for her positive AVVO reviews from nearly twenty satisfied clients. She enjoys volunteering in the legal community and was recognized in 2018 by First Judicial District Court for her Pro Bono contributions.
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