Elizabeth Ashton, JD, Esq.

June 8, 2018

Elizabeth Ashton is an associate attorney with Couture Law. Prior to joining the firm she practiced civil law, bankruptcy, and appeals in the New Mexico Supreme Court and New Mexico Court of Appeals. As a native of Oklahoma, Elizabeth received her B.B.A. in Business Administration and Legal Studies from the University of Oklahoma in 2003, with honors. Before attending law school, Elizabeth relocated to New Mexico in 2003 and is now proud to call New Mexico her home. Elizabeth is a member of the New Mexico State Bar and the U.S. District Court for the Tenth Circuit As a family law attorney, Elizabeth Ashton dedicates her efforts to providing compassionate and experienced guidance to her clients. In addition to her work as a family law attorney, Elizabeth enjoys devoting her time to her community. Elizabeth currently serves on the Board of Directors of CASA Esperanza. She previously served on the Board of Directors of the Junior League of San Diego and volunteered as Court Appointed Special Advocate. Elizabeth is a dedicated mother and enjoys spending her free time outdoors.

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Tamara Couture, MA, JD, Esq.

July 14, 2016

Tamara Couture is the Senior Attorney at Couture Law. She has a Juris Doctor from the University of New Mexico School of Law and a Master of Arts in Community Counseling from the University of New Mexico. She matriculated into Occidental College for her Bachelor’s degree and received her Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Psychology and Professional Writing from the University of New Mexico, magna cum laude. Tamara is a highly trained and experienced mediator. She is a recipient of the Judge Oliver Seth Award for Excellence in Alternative Dispute Resolution. Before becoming an attorney, her professional career included work as a substance abuse counselor in Kotzebue, Alaska, a mental health therapist in Kotzebue and Albuquerque, a school counselor at Manzano High School, and the Director of the First Offender’s Program in Albuquerque.

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Rosalie Fragoso, JD, Esq.

July 14, 2016

Rosalie Fragoso is an Associate Attorney with Couture Law. She has a Juris Doctor from the University of New Mexico School of Law and received her Bachelor of Science from Regent’s College in Albany, New York, magna cum laude. Prior to going to law school, Rosalie was a litigation paralegal for 15 years. She is a recipient of the University of New Mexico School of Law Clinical Honors and University of New Mexico School of Law Deans Award. From 2003 to 2007, Rosalie served on the Board of Directors of the New Mexico Hispanic Bar Association, serving as the President in 2007. She was also selected for the 1997 edition of Outstanding Young Women of America and was named one of Twenty Elite Women in 2006 by Hispanic Business Magazine.

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