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Las Vegas - San Miguel County

Physical and Mailing Address: Fourth Judicial District Court, 496 West National Avenue, Las Vegas, NM 87701

Santa Rosa (Guadalupe County)

Physical and Mailing Address: Fourth Judicial District Court, 420 Parker Avenue, Suite 5, Santa Rosa, New Mexico 88435

Mora (Mora County)

Physical and Mailing Address: Fourth Judicial District Court, 1 Courthouse Drive, Mora, New Mexico 87732

The Fourth Judicial District Court is Now Hiring

Current Career Opportunities

Bailiff Security, #10115452, Santa Rosa, New Mexico

Domestic Relations Hearing Officer, #1011117, Las Vegas, New Mexico, At-Will

All interested applicants can apply at

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Legal Resources

Legal Resource List through the New Mexico State Library

Legal Resource Guide


Defendants in criminal cases in district and magistrate courts can opt in to receive text reminders of court hearings. To do so, please complete the FORM and deliver it to the clerk’s office.

The Fourth Judicial District and Magistrate Courts are now accepting credit card payments at the courts as well as online.

For online payments please visit

Attending Court By Video or Phone

Funding Approved for Guadalupe County Co-Location

UPDATE: COVID-19 Changes Effective After March 31, 2023 in New Mexico Courthouses

After March 31, 2023, the following changes will take effect in New Mexico Courthouses:

Masking: No longer required after March 31, 2023

Physical Distancing: No longer required after March 31, 2023

Events and Gathering Limitations: No longer required after March 31, 2023


ADA Accommodations

The Fourth Judicial District Court is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to ensure access to our facilities, programs and services for the public. If you have a disability and would like to request reasonable accommodations to access our facilities, programs or services, please send an email to the ADA Coordinator and Court Executive Officer as soon as possible but no later than 48 hours before the accommodations are required.

ADA Coordinator for the Fourth District Courts:

Karen Portillo

(505) 425-7281, Ext. 2250

Court Executive Officer

Vidal Martinez

(505) 425-7281, Ext. 2110

Request for Accommodation for a Court Hearing: Counsel or self-represented litigants may notify the Clerk of the Court of the nature of the disability at least five (5) business days before any hearing so appropriate accommodations may be made.