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including - Ethics: 1.00
This program has been approved by the State Bar of New Mexico/MCLE. This program may qualify for up to 6.0 hour of self-study credit, including 1.0 hours of self-study ethics credit. No more than 4.0 hours of self-study CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period.
EDWARD M. DOAK is a professional surveyor with Edward M. Doak - Abiquiu Land Surveying Company. He has owned and operated a business for the past 34 years. His practice focuses in forensic surveying in conjunction with expert witness testimony. Mr. Doak is a court qualified expert in both state and federal courts. He has testified in areas including, but not limited to, rights of prescription, ancient boundaries, road and access, matters dealing with survey issues within land grants and reservations, water boundaries, and photographic interpretation. Mr. Doak has lectured and written course manuals in the areas of boundary disputes, road and access law, law of easements, standards of surveying, and numerous other topics. He is a charter member and past state officer of the New Mexico Professional Surveyors.
SCOTT S. MORGAN is a shareholder in the law firm of Cavin & Ingram, P.A. Mr. Morgan works with both the firm's transactional practice and litigation practice. The services he provides includes oil and gas title work, probate, business law, real estate, and contract law. Mr. Morgan represents oil and gas producers and operators, mineral owners and landowners in all aspects of oil and gas law, including drilling and division order title opinions, property acquisitions and divestitures, unit agreements, operating agreements, and other similar agreements. He received his B.A. degree in political science from Brigham Young University and his J.D. degree from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law (now Texas A&M University School of Law). Mr. Morgan is a member of the State Bar of New Mexico.
PETER B. SHOENFELD is a sole practitioner in Santa Fe, where he focuses his practice on the areas of water law and real estate. He also has been a speaker on water law. Mr. Shoenfeld earned his A.B. degree from the University of New Mexico and his J.D. degree from South Texas College of Law. He is a member of the State Bar of New Mexico.
THOMAS A. SIMONS IV opened The Simons Firm, LLP, in January, 2001. Previously, he was a founding partner in the law firm of Simons, Cuddy & Friedman, LLP, established in 1981. Upon admission to practice law in both California and New Mexico in 1973, Mr. Simons moved to Santa Fe, where he was a law clerk for the Honorable William R. Hendley on the New Mexico Court of Appeals. He served as general counsel for the New Mexico State Department of Education and then entered private practice. Mr. Simons was a partner in the firm of Sommer, Lawler, Scheuer and Simons, before opening his own practice and then founding the firm of Simons, Cuddy & Friedman, LLP. He was responsible for the rebirth of the New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association in the early 1980's. Mr. Simons served as its president during 1984 and 1985 and was on the Board of Directors of that organization. He is admitted to practice before all New Mexico state courts, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. Mr. Simons is a member of the First Judicial District Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the State Bar of New Mexico, the State Bar of California, and the Federation of Corporate and Insurance Counsel. He earned his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Southern Methodist University and his J.D. degree from the University of California at Berkeley.
SCOTT E. TURNER is the founder of The Turner Law Firm, LLC. He practices in the areas of real estate, property, creditor collections, probate, and estate administration. Mr. Turner's practice encompasses both litigation and transactional work which includes foreclosures, quiet title actions, boundary disputes, title disputes, conveyances or real property, drafting of contracts, easements, and other legal documents. His clients include association managers, condominium associations, homeowners associations, financial institutions, businesses, individuals, commercial lenders, and title insurance companies. Mr. Turner received his B.A. and J.D. degrees from the University of New Mexico, where he was the symposium editor of the New Mexico Law Review. He is a New Mexico Board of Legal Specialization certified specialist in real estate law. Mr. Turner is also licensed to practice law in the state of Colorado, the United States Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.