Howdy Partner!

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We could not be more excited to announce that Randy W. Powers, Jr. is now a partner at our Firm.  “Partner” is a big word and means different things to different people.  Our founding partners, Jan Gilman-Tepper and Sandra Morgan Little, have exemplified that partnership at our Firm means an alignment of core values with a trusted collaborator.  In many traditional Firms, there is a “partnership track” that generally encompasses factors affecting the business end of … Read more »

New Mexico Women's Bar Award for Supporting Women In Law

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On May 10, 2018, Little, Gilman-Tepper & Batley, PA, received the New Mexico Women’s Bar Award for Supporting Women in the Law. Why? It’s a long story.   The firm began in 1992, when Jan Gilman-Tepper and Sandra Morgan Little left the firm they had practiced with for many years.   They wanted to establish a firm in which they could provide quality representation to clients while at the same time continue to take care of … Read more »

Diverse & Talented Family Law Attorneys


We are particularly excited this year about the diverse talents of our attorneys.  We have some new faces on our Team and want to make sure that you know everyone and what we can offer to your referrals.  We are very thankful for this Team:   Roberta S. Batley Bobbie for her leadership in the field of family law as Chair of the American Bar Association Family Law Section, her personal attention to her clients and her advocacy in … Read more »

Roberta Batley - Lawyer of the Year

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We are proud to announce that Roberta Batley has been recognized as the 2018 Albuquerque Family Law “Lawyer of the Year”. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and community is honored with a “Lawyer of the Year” award. This is the second time she has received this honor. She was previously recognized in 2012 by her peers. Congratulations Bobbie for your leadership in the practice of Family Law. Read more »

Best Lawyers for Decades

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Congratulations to Bobbie Batley, Sandra Morgan Little and Jan Gilman-Tepper for their selection as The Best Lawyers in America© for 2018.  Our attorneys have received this recognition annually for the past 11 years for Bobbie Batley and for the past 30+ years for Sandra Morgan Little and Jan Gilman-Tepper.  They have been selected by their peers this year for their work in Collaborative Law, Family Law and Family Law Mediation.  Best Lawyers … Read more »

Announcing Randy Powers Board Certification as a Family Law Specialist


Little, Gilman-Tepper and Batley are so proud to announce that Randy Powers has received his New Mexico Board Certification as a Family Law Specialist. There are specific standards and procedures for certification as a specialist in Family Law. Randy has met with all of the following criteria to achieve this certification. All applicants for certification in Family Law must be active members in good standing with the New Mexico Bar and shall meet the requirements for certification or recertification governed … Read more »

Congratulations On Our 2017 Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent™ Rating!


The 2017 AV Preeminent™ Rating is the highest possible qualification that Martindale-Hubbell can bestow upon an attorney and their firm. Three attorneys in our firm have achieved this distinction-Sandra Morgan Little, Jan Gilman-Tepper, and Roberta S. Batley as well as the firm itself. Martindale-Hubbell is the definitive guide to the most distinguished law firms in America. For over 90 years, their Bar Register has been a unique guide to the legal community’s most eminent professionals. It includes only those … Read more »

The Albuquerque Bar Association Presidents' Dinner


On August 27th, the Albuquerque Bar Association held an event to honor past presidents of the organization. UNM Championship Golf Course Pavillion served as the location for this wonderful evening featuring a 4 course wine pairing menu from acclaimed Chef Christophe Descarentries.Jan Gilman-Tepper was among the honorees attending.Sandra Morgan Little and Randy Powers wera also in attendance at the Table shared by the Little, Gilman-Tepper and Batley firm and the Walther firm. Sandra Morgan Little, Jan Gilman-Tepper, Gretchen … Read more »