Moe is an 11th generation New Mexican whose family is from Las Vegas, San Miguel County. Rep. Maestas served as an Assistant District Attorney for five years prosecuting DWI and domestic violence cases. Today, he manages a solo law practice, The MoeJustice Law Office, which focuses on first-time criminal defendants and personal injury law. Rep. Maestas is at the forefront of criminal justice reform in New Mexico, pushing for alternatives to incarceration for non-violent offenders and ratcheting back the failed war on drugs.
Moe currently Chairs the House Rules and Order of Business Committee, as Vice Chair of the House Transportation, Public Works and Capital Improvements Committee and as a member of the House Appropriations and Finance Committee.