Law degree earned
Angela Chavez-Adkins has completed the requirements for her law degree at the University of New Mexico. Chavez-Adkins is a 1999 graduate of Socorro High School, who then went on to attend New Mexico State University and University of New Mexico and earned her bachelor’s degree in Communications and Journalism. Chavez-Adkins spent three years working in media and politics prior to entering law school at the University of New Mexico. Angela is the daughter of Trisha and Philip Chavez of Socorro, and Bonnie and James Torres, formerly of Socorro.After passing the bar exam, which she will take later this summer, Angela will work for Rugge, Rosales and Associates, an Albuquerque-based law firm.Angela recently married Joshua Adkins. Joshua is a manager for the National Environmental Protection Act Program at Kirtland Air Force Base.