This case study of Law Offices of the Public Defender (LOPD) for the State of New Mexico is based on a survey of SonicWall Email Security customers by TechValidate, a third-party research service. The LOPD is New Mexico’s largest law firm. The administration office is in Santa Fe, with a dozen distributed district offices. It has 406 staff, including 221 attorneys and contracting with approximately 160 private attorneys to represent over 70,000 cases each year. The Department also has 15 social workers across the state in its district offices.