ATTORNEYS
Jeremy Patterson

Jeremy Patterson

Partner

TRIBAL MEMBERSHIP
Enrolled member of Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe (Miniconjou/Itazipco Lakota)

PRACTICE AREAS
Federal Indian Law; Commercial Transactions, Economic Development; Energy and Natural Resource Law; Water Law, Treaty Rights, International Indigenous Law

Alvina Earnhart

Alvina Earnhart

Partner

TRIBAL MEMBERSHIP
Enrolled member of Navajo Nation  (Kin ł ichii’nii – Red House People born for Bit’ahnii – Folded Arms People)

PRACTICE AREAS
Federal Indian Law, Tribal Government, Tribal Court and Federal Court Litigation, Administrative Law, Legislation and Code Drafting, Energy and Natural Resource Law, Environmental Law, Commercial and Business Law, Agricultural Law, Wills, Trusts and Estates, and Housing and Taxation Law

Thomasina Real Bird

Thomasina Real Bird

Partner

TRIBAL MEMBERSHIP
Enrolled member of Yankton Sioux Tribe (Ihanktonwan Nakota, Sicangu Lakota)

PRACTICE AREAS
Federal Indian Law; Tribal and Federal Court Litigation; Tribal Governance; P.L. 93-638 Contracting/Compacting; Employment Law; Administrative Law; Government Regulations; Tribal-State-Federal Relations; Gaming Law; Constitutional Law; and Professional Responsibility

Rollie Wilson

Rollie Wilson

Partner

PRACTICE AREAS
Congressional and Federal Government Relations; Tribal Sovereignty and Jurisdiction; Energy, Water, Natural and Cultural Resources; and Legislative and Administrative Representation

Frances C. Bassett

Frances C. Bassett

Partner

TRIBAL MEMBERSHIP
Enrolled member of Cherokee Nation

PRACTICE AREAS
Civil Litigation and Appellate advocacy; Federal Indian Law; Natural Resources, Oil/Gas, Water, and Environmental Law

Joanne Harmon Curry

Joanne Harmon Curry

Partner

TRIBAL MEMBERSHIP
Enrolled member of Cherokee Nation

PRACTICE AREAS
Federal Indian Law; Indian Water Rights and Development; Legislation and Code Drafting; Education Law and Tribal Schools, including Special Education; Tribal-Federal-State Government Relations; and Employment Law

Jeffrey S. Rasmussen

Jeffrey S. Rasmussen

Partner

PRACTICE AREAS
Litigation and Appeals; Indian Gaming; General Tribal Representation

Michael Carter

Michael Carter

Partner

TRIBAL MEMBERSHIP
Enrolled member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation of Shawnee, Oklahoma

PRACTICE AREAS
Education Law; Tribal Housing; Civil Litigation; Tribal Lands; Contracts; Employment Law; Public Safety; Tribal Prosecution Services; General Counsel Services; and Tribal Code Development

Jennifer S. Baker

Jennifer S. Baker

Senior Associate

PRACTICE AREAS
Environmental and Natural Resources Law; Cultural Resource Protection; Treaty Rights; Roads and Transportation; Contracts, General Civil Litigation in Tribal, Federal, and State Court; Administrative Law; General Tribal Governance

Katie Frayler

Katie Frayler

Associate

PRACTICE AREAS
Tribal Governance; Environmental and Natural Resource Law; Cannabis and Hemp Law; Tribal Jurisdiction; Economic Development; Federal and Tribal Court Litigation; and Ethics

Mitch Holditch

Mitch Holditch

Associate

PRACTICE AREAS
Water Law; Transactional law; Energy Resource Development; Litigation; General Counsel Services and Tribal Nation Building

Jesse D. Heibel

Jesse D. Heibel

Associate

PRACTICE AREAS
Administrative Law; Arbitration; Employment Law; Energy Law; Governmental Affairs; Health Law; Litigation; Natural Resource Law; Taxation; Water Law

JR Loera

JR Loera

Associate

TRIBAL MEMBERSHIP
Enrolled member of Chickasaw Nation

PRACTICE AREAS
Federal Indian Law; Tribal Governance; Legislation and Code Drafting; Economic Development and Commercial Transactions

Evan DeWitt

Evan DeWitt

Associate

TRIBAL MEMBERSHIP
Enrolled member of Osage Nation

PRACTICE AREAS
Commercial Transactions; Economic Development; Energy and Natural Resources Law; General Counsel Services; Legislation and Code Drafting; Tribal Nation Building