Patterson Earnhart Real Bird & Wilson LLP is pleased to announce the addition of a new associate attorney. Michelle Long joined Native Law Group on March 28.
“Michelle brings financial and transaction expertise that will be valuable in her work for tribal governments.” said Native Law Group partner Jeremy Patterson. “She is a great addition to our team as we continue to grow and provide essential services to Indian tribes.”
Michelle has practice experience in federal taxation, business organization, governance, estate planning, trusts, and probate. Before joining Native Law Group, she worked for an estate planning firm specializing in tax and business succession planning. Michelle looks forward to applying her background in economics and taxation to support tribal governments and entities.
Michelle graduated from the University of Colorado Law School in 2020. She completed three judicial externships during law school: one federal, one state, and one administrative. She also completed a tax certificate program which provides her with a solid foundation for assisting tribes in addressing complex and challenging tax issues.