New Mexico Courts
e-Filing Magistrate courts
e-Filing for Civil Cases at Magistrate courts
Effective September 9th, e-Filing is mandatory for attorneys filing civil cases in magistrate courts for both initial and subsequent filings and proposed text/orders. Order No. 21-8300-002
It is recommended that attorneys and their staff add themselves as a Service Contact to the magistrate cases in which they are counsel of record in order to receive e-Filed documents from the Court.
If you already have a File & Serve account, you can use your existing account.
New to File & Serve?
If you are new to the File and Serve system, please go to Getting Started in File and Serve and follow the instructions.
If you’re already registered and have a File & Serve account, continue to use your current account.
Training Resources for Civil e-Filing at Magistrate Courts:
- Initial and Subsequent Filing of Civil Cases at Magistrate courts
- Adding Multiple Filings per Case Handout
- PDF restrictions Handout
- Add Yourself as a Service Contact to your Pending cases Video Slide Deck Handout
Rules and Orders:
Electronic filing in magistrate and metropolitan courts [Order No. 21-8300-002 and Rules 2-205 and 3-205 NMRA]
[Approved 1-19-21; Amendments to Rule 2-205 NMRA effective 9-09-21; Amendments to Rule 3-205 NMRA effective 3-05-21]