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New Mexico Courts

Tribunales de Nuevo México

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Effective January 1st, 2017, the fees for E-filing in New Mexico will increase. File and Serve fees will go from $10 to $12, File Only fees will go from $6 to $8. The $4 fee for Serve Only will be dropped to $0.

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Getting Started in File and Serve

  1. A CAID number is required for attorneys to use File and Serve (NOTE: this is different than a Bar number).  To lookup your number, click here.

Out-of-state attorneys, click here

  1. Register for an account in File and Serve click here.
  2. You are ready to begin filing a wide range of actions, for example:
  • Administrative Appeal
  • Application
  • Competency Transfer
  • Complaint
  • Foreign Judgment
  • Habeas Corpus
  • Miscellaneous/Other Open
  • Notice of Lower Court Appeal
  • Order to Open
  • Petition

File and Serve Resources

4th Judicial District Court

Clerk-issued Documents

(Any document requiring a clerk seal or signature)

All documents requiring a clerk seal and signature in CV/PB/DM Case types are required to be submitted through the E-Filing Process using Filing Code - Issuance of Summons.

Writs are submitted to the assigned Judge using the e-mail address noted below.


4th District:

Submitted directly into File & Serve



Judge-issued Documents

(Any document requiring a Judge's signature)



e-mail address


Gerald E. Baca, District Judge


Abigail Aragon, District Judge


Matthew Sandoval, Chief Judge


*Do not e-file any document without a Judge's signature. It must be submitted to the assigned Judge for review, approval and signature prior to being e-filed.


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