Atkinson & Kelsey LAW FIRM
Atkinson & Kelsey’s History Of Helping People Like You
In 1948, William W. Atkinson began practicing law in Albuquerque. He began building our tradition of ethical, caring and successful legal representation.
In 1967, David H. Kelsey joined Bill Atkinson, sharing the same commitment to helping people through emotionally challenging cases.
Since then, the law firm of Atkinson & Kelsey has grown in size to include five lawyers. We are the oldest and one of the largest law firms in New Mexico devoted exclusively to the practice of divorce and family law, and we are passionate about achieving positive results for clients like you. If you have family law questions anywhere in New Mexico, call us. We can help you.
Our Commitment To A Truly Client-Centered New Mexico Divorce And Family Law Practice
Our lawyers are recognized experts in the field of New Mexico family law. We write books that other attorneys study, such as the New Mexico Divorce Manual, as well as other articles on the topic for legal journals. We provide New Mexico attorneys with new developments in domestic relations law by presenting at the State Bar Convention and other seminars around the state.
Our Commitment To Ethical Representation Of Our Family Law Clients
We take pride in providing ethical representation. We believe in honesty. We believe in doing what is right for the people we represent.
For this, the Samaritan Counseling Center awarded Atkinson & Kelsey its Ethics in Business Award. This honor recognized New Mexico organizations that “promote ethical business conduct for the benefit of the workplace, the marketplace, the environment and the community.” We were the first law firm to receive this prestigious award.
Our Commitment To Caring Representation Through Divorce, Child Custody And Support Matters, And More
We care about the people we represent. We work in all areas of family law practice, including:
- Asset/Debt Division & Business Valuation
- Child Custody and Time Sharing
- Child Support
- Collaborative Divorce
- Complex Divorce Litigation
- Divorce Mediation
- Elder Divorce
- Enforcement of Court Orders
- High Net Worth Divorce
- Military Divorce
- Property Division
- Relocation and Modification
- Spousal Support
- Same-Sex Divorce
We represent many high net worth clients as well as middle-class clients. Quality representation starts with taking the time to listen to you. We want to learn about you, your family and your needs. We will work closely with you to determine the best path to achieve your goals. We will stay in touch with you and be on your side from the start of your case until the finish.
Atkinson & Kelsey Law Office: A Solid Commitment To Successful Representation
Our staying power can be attributed to one fact: we are able to provide results for the people we represent. Our commitment to success has been recognized in a variety of ways. Attorneys from our firm have been AV®-rated* under Martindale-Hubbell’s peer-review rating system and have been included on the lists of Best Lawyers in America® as well as Super Lawyers®.
* CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.