Disclaimer & Privacy Policy


The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for advice regarding your individual situation. We invite you to contact us and welcome your calls, letters and electronic mail.

Contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship. Please do not send any confidential information to us until such time as an attorney-client relationship has been established.

While we regularly update this website, the information is not guaranteed to be correct or complete.


When you fill out our contact form we ask that you provide the following details:

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The information collected from you helps inform our consultation process.

You may also contact us by email or by phone, in which case no data is stored on the site.

  • We protect visitor information

    We use an SSL certificate to provide encryption and authenticate that this site belongs to Sommer Karnes & Associates. The web site ownership has been verified by Go Daddy Secure Certificate Authority - G2. For connection details, we suggest verifying the technical details in your browser. This website does not accept or store payment information from our clients. We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards.

  • We use cookies

    We use cookies to compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future with Google Analytics. It won't affect the users experience if your browser does not support cookies.

    We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer personally identifiable information.

    We do not include or offer third party products or services on our website.

    We do not allow third party behavioral tracking.

  • California Online Privacy Protection Act

    According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:

    • Users can visit our site anonymously
    • Once this privacy policy is created, we will add a link to it in the footer section of our web site.
    • Our Privacy Policy link includes the word 'Privacy' and can be easily be found on the page specified above.
    • Users will be notified of any privacy policy changes on our Privacy Policy Page. Users are able to change their personal information:
      • By emailing us
      • By calling us

  • COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)

    We do not specifically market to children under 13.

  • Fair Information Practices

    In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur we will notify the users via email within 7 business days. We agree to the individual redress principle, which requires that individuals have a right to pursue legally enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or a government agency to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.

Contact Information

Sommer Karnes & Associates
125 Lincoln Ave, Suite 221, Santa Fe, NM 87501

This privacy statement was last updated on Thursday, October 1, 2020.