FEMA services available

QCS Staff

As part of the FEMA activation, the State Bar of New Mexico has activated its Disaster Legal Services Hotline. The hotline is coordinated by staff attorney, Rosalie Fragoso, along with the assistance of the State Bar’s Young Lawyers Division to provide legal advice, counseling and representation to individuals affected by the disaster. The legal assistance available includes replacing lost documents, housing, landlord-tenant disputes, consumer rights, insurance questions, and referrals to local or state agencies which may render further assistance. A legal service hotline toll-free number is available as a means for individuals to contact for assistance with legal questions and concerns. Individuals affected by the disaster in Curry and Quay counties needing legal assistance should call 1-800-876-6657.