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Let us assess your case and provide you with professional advice on how to proceed. There is no obligation unless you decide to retain us. There's nothing to lose and everything to gain. Set up an appointment today to learn more about your options.

Jail & Detention Center Visits


We regularly represent people who are detained by police or immigration enforcement. If you provide us with the information for your loved one, we will meet with them to discuss their case at their detention facility.

Welcome to Apoyo Legal

Joen E. Copeland, Esq. is a New Mexico licensed attorney who practices Immigration Law.

What Makes Us Different

The primary goal of our firm is to make sure that all clients receive quality legal representation and personal one on one attention. We carefully screen all clients to ensure that we can meet their legal needs and we manage our caseload so that we have adequate time to thoroughly address all of our clients' concerns.

We provide legal advice and representation with a focus on communicating, educating, and speaking honestly with clients about their case and their legal options.

Furthermore, we understand that clients have different financial capabilities and so the firm makes every effort to accommodate clients through fair pricing. flat flee rates and in some cases monthly payment options.

About Joen E. Copeland, Esq.

Ms. Copeland Aguirre is a graduate of the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. Ms. Copeland Aguirre speaks and writes both English and Spanish with complete fluency. Ms. Copeland Aguirre focuses her practice on Immigration Law and is experienced in litigating and negotiating a variety of matters with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection, the Asylum Offices, the Immigration Courts and the Board of Immigration Appeals.


What We Offer

Below is a sampling of the immigration services offered by the firm. We offer many other services besides. If you have an issue that is not listed below, please call for a free consultation.


  • Representation in Removal Proceedings
  • Asylum
  • Immigration Bond Hearings
  • Family Based Visa Applications
  • Work Permits
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
  • Visas for Crime Victims
  • Visas under the Violence Against Women's Act
  • Naturalization