Our staff

Clydene Baca- Paralegal
Clydene Baca is originally from Odessa, Texas and now resides in Carrizozo, New Mexico. She is married to Peter Baca and has three children, Dathan Hull, Caleb Hull and Charity Hull. She has two grandchildren who she adores. She received her Paralegal Degree from Phoenix, Arizona and has worked in the legal field for over twenty-five (25) years. She has been a member of the State Bar of New Mexico, Paralegal Division since August 1995. Clydene was appointed to the Access to Justice Task Force by the Supreme Court in 2005 and served until 2007. She is currently an instructor for Eastern New Mexico University-Ruidoso for the community education class  for being a Notary Public. She has been employed by this law firm since 2007 and is an amazing asset to the firm.

Linda Gibson- Office Manager

Linda Gibson was born and raised in Carrizozo, New Mexico. She has been married to Hoot Gibson for over 45 years. She is the mother of Lori L. Gibson and Jonna S. Smith and has four beautiful grandchildren. She is currently the office manager for the law firm and has been since 2006. She has worked in and out of the legal field including the 12th Judicial District Attorney’s Office and the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office for almost twenty (20)  years.

Cynthia Payan- Legal Secretary

Cynthia Payan has been a legal secretary for over ten (10) years. She is married to Josh Payan for over 23 years with three grown children, two of her boys are currently in the United States Military and her youngest is a freshman at Texas Tech University. Cynthia handles the office estate planning, SSDI and probates.