Probate Judge


As of June 29, 2020, the Otero County Probate Office will continue to be closed to the public until further notice.

Because of the Supreme Court’s Order No. 20-8500-023, as of June 16, 2020, regarding precautionary measures for court operations in the New Mexico Judiciary during the COVID-19 public health emergency during this crisis, we, the Otero County Probate Court, will continue to accept the Will and No-Will Probate filings by e-mail or fax or sending by mail (probates filed with a will may have separate instructions), and this closure will remain until said order has been amended or withdrawn by any future order of the Supreme Court.


- The Honorable Judge LaTanya Boyce

The Probate Judge will be out of the office on the following days:

November 26 & 27, 2020 (Thanksgiving Holiday)

December 24th thru 31st, 2020 (Christmas Holiday & New Year Eve)

January 1, 2021 (Happy New Year Day)

Be safe and Remember that all things truly do work together for our good!