Native Law Group Recognized in “Denver’s Top Lawyers 2023”

Jan 27, 2023 | News

Patterson Earnhart Real Bird & Wilson LLP – also known as the Native Law Group – is honored to be recognized in “Denver’s Top Lawyers 2023” by 5280 Magazine. Five hundred of Denver Metro’s most skilled attorneys were selected through peer surveys and editorial interviews. In the practice area of Native American Law, Native Law Group partners Francis Bassett, Alvina Earnhart, Jeremy Patterson, and Thomasina Real Bird are among the five hundred best attorneys in the region.

“The partners of Patterson Earnhart Real Bird & Wilson LLP are thankful for the recognition. “It’s an honor to receive this special recognition in the ninth edition of ‘Denver’s Top Lawyers,’” said partner Jeremy Patterson. “As a majority native-owned law firm, we work hard to provide critical legal services to Indian tribes and tribal enterprises.”

In addition to the 5280 listings, earlier this year, Native Law Group also received a top-tier ranking in the U.S. News & World Report listing of “Best Law Firms.”  Partners, Frances Bassett, Linda Cooper, Alvina Earnhart, Jeremy Patterson, Jeffrey Rasmussen, and Thomasina Real Bird earned the designation, all in the practice area of Native American Law, in the 29th edition of “Best Lawyers in America,” and Partner Mitch Holditch for his second appearance in “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.”  He was also recognized in the practice area of Native American Law.

Patterson Earnhart Real Bird & Wilson LLP has offices in Colorado, Minnesota, North Dakota and Washington, DC. The majority native-owned firm provides a broad range of legal services to Indian tribes, tribal entities, and individual Indians across the United States, prioritizing the sovereignty, jurisdiction, self-sufficiency, and self-governance of the tribes it serves. To learn more, visit