Tiffany Oliver Leigh
Tiffany Oliver Leigh is a Board Certified Family Law Specialist and Former Chair of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of New Mexico. In 2014, and again in 2015, Tiffany was named by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star, a designation bestowed upon less than 3% of attorneys in Arizona and New Mexico for excellence in practice. Since 2007, she has served as Chair of the NM Family Law Institute and the NM Collaborative Symposium.
Tiffany is a founder and regular volunteer at the Divorce Options Workshop, a monthly community outreach program designed to teach pro se litigants how to resolve their family law issues without the need for court intervention. She also co-authored Divorce in New Mexico, a divorce question-and-answer format handbook which provides information on how to comprehend and navigate the divorce process in the state of New Mexico.
Tiffany frequently presents at continuing education seminars and in 2011 received the Continuing Legal Education Crest Award, an award given to the top young lawyer presentation by the State Bar of New Mexico. In 2014, Tiffany co-authored an amicus brief which resulted in the New Mexico Supreme Court reversing a Court of Appeals decision and extending guardians ad litem quasi-judicial immunity.
Tiffany is called upon regularly by the court to serve as a settlement facilitator in all types of family law cases. She is also the Chair of the Board of Directors of Wesley Kids, an outreach of the First United Methodist Church.