Kicking Ass on Your Behalf.

New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyer

A Top New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyer Makes the Difference in Your Case.

Representation for Criminal Defense cases in Bernalillo County and Surrounding Areas.

Staring down criminal charges can be unnerving and terrifying. It’s easy to imagine all of the possible outcomes that can play out after you’ve been arrested. The good news – You can have a criminal defense lawyer on your side that will fight as hard for you as they would for themself. At Lizzy Bunker, Attorney at Law, that’s exactly what you get.

When you work with Lizzy Bunker you get much more than a criminal defense attorney, you get an advocate. When facing criminal charges in Albuquerque or Amarillo it’s vitally important to start building your defense as early as on arrest.

As a former social worker, Lizzy understands the trauma and upset a criminal charge creates. From the first phone call to the end of your case, Lizzy and her team make themselves available for questions, concerns, and support. Nothing energizes her team more than getting a case dismissed or winning a trial; we’ll work aggressively and effectively to give you your life back.

Whether you are charged with a misdemeanor or felony offense, having a great attorney by your can mean the difference between a case acquittal and a guilty conviction. The legal system is difficult to navigate and court proceedings can be confusing. Lizzy and her team work to ensure everything about your case is clearly understood, empowering you to make the best decision for your future.

Lizzy and her team are located in Albuquerque and handle cases in Bernalillo, Taos, Valencia, Sandoval, and Dona Ana counties, and are ready to fight for your rights.

For a free, confidential consultation with a success-driven Amarillo and Albuquerque criminal defense law firm, contact Lizzy Bunker today at 505.750.0067 or submit an online contact form request.

Hire a Top Albuquerque Criminal Defense Lawyer.

When Facing Criminal Charges, Put your Future in the Hands of the Right Criminal Defense Lawyer.

Get in touch with Lizzy Bunker, Attorney at Law, PC to ensure your case is handled with the attention and compassion.

Fighting for The Results you Deserve.

Not-Guilty Verdict for Sexual Assault

Client went to trial on an alleged sex assault. The plea offer was 15 years in prison! The jury returned a not guilty verdict after a 5-hour deliberation

Not-Guilty Verdict for Street Racing

Client was accused of street racing; case went to trial and after a short deliberation, the jury returned a not guilty verdict.

Setting the Bar High for Criminal Defense.

Putting Knowledge & Expertise on Your Side.

Strong Local Influence. Since 2021 Lizzy Bunker has set out to help her clients receive the defense and support they need when facing state and federal criminal charges.

Fights for Case Dismissal. Lizzy and her team have gotten hundreds of cases dismissed, including a first-degree murder charge, rape and other criminal charges.

Never Afraid to go to Trial. Lizzy's focus is to help you win, and if that means taking your case to trial, she will never back down from a fight.

Committed to Excellence.

Fighting for Clients Rights Every Day.

Areas of Expertise.

Protecting Your Rights Against Federal, State and Local Criminal Charges.

Felony Assault

Domestic Violence

Sex Crimes

Murder & Capital Murder


Street Racing & Reckless Driving

Evading & Resisting Arrest

Drug Charges

Theft, Burglary & Armed Robbery

Don’t Go at it Alone.

Give Yourself the Chance for the Best Possible Outcome with Help from a Nationally-Recognized Criminal Defense Lawyer.

A great criminal defense attorney can mean the difference between going home or going to prison. There are many things in life that can impact you’re future, and if your faced with criminal charges this rule has never rang more true.

An experienced New Mexico criminal lawyer like Lizzy Bunker understands the nuances of local, state and federal laws, and will fight to get you the best possible outcome for your case. Many people will opt for a public defender, or even attempt to represent themselves. This decision will leave the outcome of your case up to chance. The most important decision you make now is to choose the right attorney to help with your case.

It’s important to engage a criminal lawyer early in your case. Our consultations are free and we’re here to help guide you through the legal process.

Meet the Dream Team.

Protecting Your Rights Against Federal, State and Local Criminal Charges.

Lizzy A. Bunker

Founding Attorney

Kristen Peterson

Investigator & Legal Specialist

Yolanda “Yollie” Leamer

Client Support Specialist & Administrative Manager

Criminal Defense Articles and Firm News.