Military Spouse Network Honors Bobbie Collins with Volunteer Service Award
11/21/2017

ALBUQUERQUE – Bobbie Collins, an associate with Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie (LRRC) in Albuquerque, New Bobbie J CollinsMexico, was honored by the Military Spouse J.D. Network (MSJDN) with the 2017 MSJDN Volunteer Service Award at a recent conference in Washington DC. MSJDN is a bar association for military spouse attorneys; their mission is to serve military families and improve communities through the network’s legal abilities.

Collins was recognized for her work with the MSJDN State Licensing Committee to assist with drafting a report and proposed rule change for a military spouse attorney limited license in New Mexico aimed at making obtaining licensure and employment easier for military spouses who move and are based in New Mexico with their active duty spouse. She has also taken the initiative to work with MSJDN’s Pro Bono Committee to start up a Military Spouse Club Project Team to provide military spouse charitable and social clubs operating on military installations with guidance on formation, governance, and operational issues. Additionally, she serves as Pro Bono General Counsel to the Kirtland Spouses Club, and recently had a scholarship named in honor of her volunteer work for them.

In her law practice at LRRC, Collins focuses on complex real estate development and financial services litigation. She maintains a New Mexico Real Estate Associate Broker’s license and has as LL.M. in Taxation. She is the current Chair of the New Mexico State Bar’s Taxation Section, and is an active member of the New Mexico chapter of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW New Mexico).

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