What are the Laws in New Mexico about How Marital Property Will be Distributed After Divorce?

New Mexico, each spouse keeps his or her separate property and the community property of the marriage is divided evenly absent an agreement otherwise between the parties. (New Mexico Statutes Annotated 40-3-8)

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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