John M. Caraway

Practices in the Following Areas of Law: Natural Resources; Oil and Gas Law; Real Estate; Oil and Gas Title Examination; Trusts and Estates; Leases and Leasing; Eminent Domain; Wills; Estate Planning; Probate; Debtor and Creditor; Representation of Financial Entities ; Corporate Law; Contracts; Commercial Real Estate; Mortgages; Business Law; Business Organizations; Commercial Law; Litigation
Admitted: 1975, Texas; 1976, New Mexico, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
Law School: St. Mary's University of San Antonio, J.D., 1975
College: Texas Tech University, B.A., 1972
Member: Eddy County Bar Association; State Bar of New Mexico; Permian Basin Landman's Association; New Mexico Landman's Association, New Mexico Municipal Attorneys Association; New Mexico Probate Judge's Association.
Credits/Affiliations: City Attorney: City of Carlsbad, 1987-1990; City of Artesia, 2002-; Eddy County Probate Judge, 2011--.



Caskey F. Tabor

Practices in the Following Areas of Law: Real Estate; Probate; Water Law; Water Rights; Creditors Rights; Litigation; Insurance Defense; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Personal Injury; Natural Resources; Negligence; Labor and Employment; Torts; Arbitration
Admitted: 1979, New Mexico; U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Law School: Baylor University, J.D., 1979
College: University of Texas, Texas Christian University, New Mexico Junior College, A.A., 1974; Abilene Christian University, B.B.A., 1976
Member: Eddy County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of New Mexico.
Credits/Affiliations: Associate Editor, Baylor University Law Review, 1978-1979. New Mexico Bar Commissioner, 1984-1996. Attorney, County of Eddy, 1987- .
Languages: English, Spanish



Matthew T. Byers

Practices in the Following Areas of Law: Wills; Trusts and Estates; Probate; Civil Litigation; Insurance Defense; Personal Injury; Corporations; Real Estate; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Negligence; Torts
Admitted: 1990, New Mexico; 1991, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit and U.S. Tax Court; 1997, Pennsylvania
Law School: University of New Mexico, J.D., 1990
College: University of New Mexico, B.A., 1985
Member: Eddy County (Past President) and American Bar Associations; State Bar of New Mexico; Lawyer Referral for the Elderly; Volunteer Fee Arbitrator, 2013 President of the State Bar's Real Property, Trusts and Estates Section.
Credits/Affiliations: Comment and Notes Editor, New Mexico Law Review, 1989-1990. Village Attorney, Village of Loving, New Mexico, 2006 - present. Robert H. LaFollette Pro Bono Award, 2008. Supreme Court Award for Service to the New Mexico Disciplinary Board, 2012.



Jay Francis

Practices in the in the Following Areas of Law: Real Estate; Will and Trust; Probate; Civil Litigation; Business Litigation; Collections; Corporate Law; Partnerships; Commercial Law; School Law
Admitted: New Mexico, 1987; U.S. District Court; U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals
Law School: Texas Tech School of Law, J.D. 1987
College: New Mexico State University, Bachelor of Accountancy, 1984
Member: Eddy County and the State of New Mexico Bars
Credits/Affiliations:Former Carlsbad Municipal School Board Attorney; Lions Club; Eddy County Crime Stoppers



Justin S. Raines

Practices in the Following Areas of Law: Social Security Disability; Administrative Law; Wills; Trusts and Estates; Probate; Civil Litigation; Insurance Defense; Personal Injury; Corporations; Real Estate; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Negligence; Torts
Admitted: 2010, Texas; 2011, New Mexico; 2011, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Law School: Texas Tech University School of Law, J.D., 2010
College: University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College, B.A., Government, 2006
Member: Board Member, Southeast New Mexico Community Action Corporation; Pro bono Defense Counsel, Eddy County Juvenile Drug Court
Credits/Affiliations: Dean's List Spring 2009, Fall 2009, Spring 2010; Writer, Texas Bank Lawyer, 2008-2009; Jurisprudence Awards for Commercial Law and Professional Responsibility; Finalist, National Entertainment Law Moot Court Team, 2009; Regional Champions and National Semi-Finalist, American Bar Association National Appellate Advocacy Team, 2010; Finalist and Best Brief, Board of Barristers Advanced Moot Court Competition, 2010; An Analysis of Negative Equity Financing and Purchase Money Security Interests Under BAPCPA’s Hanging Paragraph, Texas Bank Lawyer, Aug. 2009, at 10-16; Presentation (CLE), Continuing Disability Reviews and SSA's Work Incentives, Vocational Rehabilitation and Social Security, Albuquerque, NM, Mar. 2015; Presentation(CLE), What to do if Your Client Returns to Work, Social Security Disability Issues From A to VE, Albuquerque, NM, June 2015; Moderator (CLE), Ethical Issues under the SSA's All Evidence Rule, U.S. District Court: The Next Step in Appealing Disability Denials, Albuquerque, NM, Oct. 2015; Presentation (CLE), Professional Ethics and the New "All Evidence" Rules, National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR) 10th Circuit Winter Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, Feb. 2016



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