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Attorney at law

Here to meet your legal needs yesterday, today, and tomorrow

A proud but humble general legal practice

Kraft Law, LLP was founded in 1998 with the mission of meeting the legal needs of Roswell, Chaves County, southeastern New Mexico, and beyond with legal services, advice and representation that is characterized by integrity and a high level of personal service.

Serving the legal needs of families and businesses in southeastern New Mexico and beyond


Mission Statement of Kraft Law,LLP

  • To honor and glorify God in all that we do

  • To conduct our legal practice in an ethical, professional, and civil manner,

  • To render quality legal services to our clients

  • To provide a positive work atmosphere for our team members, and

  • To recognize the importance of maintaining high family values and to practice these values in the lives that we live.

The Kraft Law family is proud of, but humbled by, the successes they have realized over the past 25 years.

Rick Kraft has over 41 years of legal experience in Roswell.  The firm’s three full time staff includes  72 years of total legal experience including over 46 years of experience within the firm.  The firm’s stability will better help meet your legal needs.

State Bar service – Rick Kraft is a past President of the New Mexico State Bar and was the youngest President in the State Bar’s history when he served in this capacity in 1998-1999.  He also served as President of the New Mexico Young Lawyers Division in 1986-1987 and was executive director of the Pamela Minzer State Bar Leadership Institute training lawyers statewide in leadership. 


A general practice with evolving concentrations
While Kraft Law is qualified to provide you with a wide range of legal services, counsel and representation , the firm has continued to accrue considerable experience in areas such as:


Specialization – Rick Kraft has been recognized as a Family Law Specialist by the New Mexico Board of Legal Specialization since 1993 and at times has been the only certified specialist in southeast New Mexico. 


He was a Fellow of the prestigious American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers from 1993 to 2019 and was the only Fellow in New Mexico south of Albuquerque. 


His peers elected him as a Super Lawyer in 2008 and he has been reelected fourteen times since.  He is the only Super Lawyer in family law in New Mexico south of Albuquerque.

Practice Areas

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Family Law - including divorce, property division, child support, custody and visitation, adoption, spousal support, guardianships, conservatorships, paternity, mediation, and pre- and post-nuptial agreements.

Business - including contract creation and review, business formation and advice, shareholder or member agreements, commercial and civil litigation, shareholder and employee disputes.

Personal Injury/Wrongful Death - including automobile accidents. The firm handles claims and brings suits against other drivers, property owners, and insurance companies to win the fair and full compensation needed to pay for your recovery. The firm will work on a contingency basis. You don’t have to worry about legal bills adding to any financial difficulties your injury may have precipitated, because the firm does not get paid for their legal services unless and until they obtain a recovery on your claim.

Estate Planning and Probates - including preparing wills, power of attorneys, health care directives, trusts, estate planning, and probates.  drafting contracts, will contests. 

General Practice - except for criminal cases, Kraft Law can meet most every need of clients including rendering legal advice and filing and defending legal actions, real estate transactions, and collections.

Mediation - Rick Kraft has received formal training in mediation and has extensive experience in mediating disputes.

Get a New Mexico Lawyer Who Gets You
With 41 years of experience, Rick Kraft and his staff have worked with all types of individual and business legal issues and has a vast knowledge of New Mexico state law. To see how they might be able to help resolve your legal matter, call Kraft Law at 575-625-2000, or contact us online.

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111 W 3rd St,

Roswell, NM 88201


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