Patterson Earnhart Real Bird & Wilson LLP is proud to announce the opening of its Midwest Office in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Midwest Office will be led by Attorney Jason Decker.
“We are pleased to be able to increase our presence in Indian Country,” said Native Law Group partner Jeremy Patterson. “Having Jason in our Midwest Office will allow us to expand the support and legal services we provide to tribal governments.”
Jason is a member of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe and joined Native Law Group in April 2022. He brings robust litigation experience representing tribes in both federal and tribal courts. Additionally, Jason has broad experience in tribal governance, Public Law 638 contracts, government-to-government consultation, housing, constitutional reform, hemp and cannabis, code drafting, and gaming.
Jason graduated Magna Cum Laude from Mitchell Hamline School of Law in 2017. While at Mitchell Hamline, he served as the Managing Editor of the Law Review and as chapter president of the Native American Law Student Association. Jason also dedicated his time and considerable expertise working as both a law clerk for Anishinabe Legal Services, and a lay advocate in the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe’s Tribal Court.