Michelle engages with the client throughout all stages of the divorce process. She guides the client through the legal hurdles and explains the process each step of the way. Michelle brings knowledge and compassion to every case.
Michelle has been practicing law since 1995 and exclusively family law since 1996. She founded her own law firm, Cortez Family Law until she joined a partnership with her brother-in-law, William Hoskovec, forming Cortez & Hoskovec, LLC in 2014.
Michelle was born and raised in Nebraska. After marrying a New Mexican in 1995, she and her husband relocated to Albuquerque, New Mexico because she loved the climate and culture. Michelle and her husband are passionate about community service. They have three children. Their youngest child was adopted through CYFD.
Member: State Bar of New Mexico
Admitted: 1995, New Mexico
Law School: University of Nebraska at Lincoln, J.D., 1995
College: University of Nebraska at Lincoln, B.S., 1990
Cortez specializes in family law and mediation, understanding that divorce is generally most fair when it can be resolved out of court; she will also represent clients whose divorce goes to litigation. When you work with Cortez & Hoskovec, you know that you will be represented by compassionate divorce attorneys who aren’t afraid to go to court to protect your rights and interests.
Contact divorce attorneys Michelle Cortez and William Hoskovec today to schedule a consultation for Albuquerque legal services.