“A good lawyer can help, a great lawyer can win”

Facing Criminal Charges?

It can be stressful, confusing and even frightening. The lawyer you call could be the most important decision you'll ever make. A good lawyer can help, a great lawyer can win.


Glenn Smith Valdez is a great lawyer, WHO PRODUCES GREAT RESULTS >>

Why? His love and passion for his work. Look around, there are thousands of lawyers, but how many of them truly love what they do? A handful. Practicing throughout New Mexico and Southern Colorado, Glenn Smith Valdez brings his love and passion for the law with him every time he steps into a courtroom.


A proud member of The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and The New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Glenn Smith Valdez has built a 14 year career defending people accused of crime. It isn't an easy line of work, but ask anyone who knows him or has seen him in trial, it is exactly what Glenn was born to do.

A Winner

Not Guilty isn't an easy thing to convince a jury to say. But from felonies to misdemeanors, Homicides to DWI’s, Glenn and his clients have heard not guilty verdicts again and again in courtrooms around the States of New Mexico and Colorado. CLICK HERE TO SEE HIS RESULTS >>

A Top Trial Lawyer

Recognized by his peers with a Martindale-Hubbell BV rating (for high to very high legal ability and very high ethical standards) as well as being named to the American Trial Lawyers Association Top 100 trial lawyers in New Mexico, Glenn is proud to know that others in the legal community respect his abilities and his devotion to his clients. When its time for your day in court, you want a top trial lawyer on your side.

A Hard Worker

All great lawyers know if there is no trial, there cannot be a conviction. Glenn Smith Valdez works hard from start to finish. Because of this, Glenn has had charges dropped against many of his clients without them ever having to set foot in a courtroom In fact, many of his out of state clients' cases have been resolved without the client ever having to return to New Mexico.

"Glenn . . . I consider you to be the true hero in this case. ...you fought the Law and the Law didn't win. My experience with this case will be with me for ALL time, and it was a good experience. I thank you on behalf of myself, Freedom, and most of all Justice." - Frank N. Accardi
Jury Foreman
(Letter sent to Mr. Valdez following his successful representation of wrongly accused client.)
(Charges: Kidnapping, Rape, Battery)

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