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The CLI Conference Begins Wednesday, January 9th at 1pm. One Pre-Conference Session is being offered and several special meetings are taking place on Wednesday morning, see below for selections and links to more information on pre-session. You will receive a more detailed agenda and check-in times in your official confirmation.

Click here to see the registration fees and deadlines.

Please note: If applicable, please have your registration scholarship code ready before beginning the registration process. Please return to conference home page and click on "scholarship options" to request a scholarship code if you qualify for one.


Please provide information here about the person attending the CLI. If you are filling this out on behalf of someone else you will have the option to provide your information elsewhere. Please do not fill form out in ALL CAPS.


* Registration Category

Please refer to the conference home page for detailed description of each category and associated costs and early-bird registration discounts. Please have payment method or PO information ready. If you qualify for a full or partial scholarship you should have your 2019 scholarship code ready, you will be prompted to enter it in the payment section.

General Admission (self-pay/purchase order/scholarship code)

Sponsored Groups

* Pre-Conference Session Option

Wednesday, January 9th 8:30am-12:00pm

Only one pre-session is being offered this year at no-cost. Tribal State Judicial Consortium and CASA will be hosting meetings during this time, please check with your coordinator for more details.


Wednesday, January 9th 4:00pm-6:00pm

The CLI Reception will be held directly following the opening keynote presentation. All conference attendees are invited. If you think you will be able to attend, please check the box below so we can plan accordingly.

Conference Session Selection

Please see conference website for session descriptions. Please select your top choice of presentation in each time slot to assist us with room capacity determination. This not a guarantee of a seat in that session, seats are still available on a first come basis.

* Session I, Thursday January 10th 8:30am-10:00am

3 Featured Speaker Options

* Session II, Thursday January 10th 10:30am-12:00pm

3 Featured Speaker Options

* Session III, Thursday January 10th 1:30pm-3:00pm

* Session IV, Thursday January 10th 3:30pm-5:00pm

* Session V, Friday January 11th 8:30am-10:00am

Contract Attorney Lunches

The following attorney lunches will be offered at $20 each. To reserve your space and pay now for one or both lunches, please select which lunch date(s) you would like to attend. Only those with a current contract should plan to attend. Payment will be accepted on-site as well.

* Continuing Education Credits

The conference is approved for the following:

To receive credits you must complete the required documentation forms available onsite at the conference. Please let us know which type of credits you will be requesting. You may select more than one type if eligible.

* Attendee Participant Category Survey

To better assist us in tracking who is attending the CLI, please select one of the following categories that best describes the role that brings you to the CLI. If you fall into more than one category you may select up to three options. This information is for data collection purposes and will not be tied directly to your registration.

Optional: If you are filling this form out on behalf of someone else, please provide your name and contact information so we may contact you with any questions.


Please select your payment option below. Additional details about each type are available on the conference website.

No payment is required. Please click "Submit Registration."

Scholarship Code

If you do not have a code but believe you qualify for a scholarship, contact your agency point of contact or call 575-646-5334 and someone will assist you.

Purchase Order

Please upload your PO below and provide as much of the information below as possible as this will assist with the invoicing process. If you do not have the PO ready to upload now please make arrangements to send to Lorretta Diaz ASAP per the PO instructions page on the CLI website. Your registration will not be confirmed until PO is received.


Please make checks payable to NMSU and mail to Children's Law Institute at NMSU, Attn: Lorretta Diaz, PO Box 30003, MSC 3470, Las Cruces, NM 88003. This information also available on conference home page and in your confirmation email.

Credit Card

Please note: once you submit below, you will be directed to our secure payment site to enter credit/debit card information. Your credit card statement will show a charge from New Mexico State University (NMSU).