Attorney Shantelle Lucero is a dedicated family law advocate and an invaluable Associate at Rider Goodwin Law Offices. Shantelle graduated from University of New Mexico in 2009 with degrees in Psychology and Sociology. She then attended the University of New Mexico School of Law, where she earned her Juris Doctorate in 2012. Her time within the legal field has led her through a multitude of different roles, responsibilities, and trials all of which allowed her to continually demonstrate her commitment, prowess, and passion for family law. An integral component of Shantelle’s legal career is her time spent volunteering for The Gathering Place. The Gathering Place serves women, children, and transgender individuals who are experience poverty or homelessness. Shantelle provides legal services for their drop in Legal Clinics and helps them navigate through the complexities of their legal situations. She also has undergone the rigorous 40-hour training program in Theory and Practice of Mediation and continues to educate herself on pressing issues within the Family Law Sector. Her approach to law has always been, and continues to be, rooted in relentlessly advocating for the best interest of her clients. Since arriving at Rider Goodwin Law, Shantelle has displayed the utmost professionalism and exhibited her abilities of achieving the legal goals of her clients. Her compassion and commitment to delivering the best possible result for her clients remains un-paralleled. In her spare time, Shantelle enjoys hanging out with her friends, working out, and reading.
• The University of New Mexico School of Law, J.D., 2012
• The University of New Mexico, Bachelor of Arts, Psychology and Sociology, 2009