Tatiana D. Engelmann

Tatiana D. Engelmann

Tatiana D. Engelmann

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Tatiana D. Engelmann is an Associate Attorney at Atkinson & Kelsey, P.A. in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  She graduated from the University of New Mexico School of Law in 2004, and currently focuses her practice in family law, including divorce, custody, child support, spousal support and collaborative law matters.  She has previously practiced in many other areas of law including water, natural resources and real estate law, as well as construction and employment law.

Before attending law school, Ms. Engelmann worked as a legal secretary for a bankruptcy law firm, and during and after law school she worked for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services, in their Ecological Services department.  In 2000, Ms. Engelmann received her Bachelors of Science degree in Natural Resources Management, with a minor in Spanish, from Colorado State University.

Ms. Engelmann volunteers by serving as a board member for the Children’s Grief Center of New Mexico, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping children who are grieving the death of a loved one.  In the few moments of free time she has, she enjoys spending time with her husband, chasing her 5-year-old son and 2-year-old daughter, running, snowboarding, skiing, traveling, reading, baking and sewing.

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce and Family Law
  • Collaborative Family Law
  • Mediation

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New Mexico, 2004
  • U.S. District Court District of New Mexico, 2005


  • University of New Mexico School of Law, Albuquerque, New Mexico
    • J.D. - May, 2004
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science - May, 2000
    • Major: Natural Resources Management
    • Minor: Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Utton Natural Resources Award for Excellence

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Family Law Section of the State Bar of New Mexico, Board Member, 2013 - Present
  • New Mexico Children's Grief Center, Board Member and Secretary, 2012 - Present
  • Albuquerque Bar Association, 2011 - Present
  • Women's Bar Association, 2005 - Present
  • Sandoval County Bar Association, 2007 - 2010
  • Wesley Kids Childcare and Preschool, Board Member, 2008 - 2012
  • Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of New Mexico, 2004 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Pro Se Clinics at 2nd Judicial District Courthouse, 2013 - Present
  • Junior Judges Program Volunteer


  • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity