Patterson Earnhart Real Bird & Wilson LLP Welcomes Equity Partner and Announces Opening of Midwest Office

Feb 13, 2024 | News

Patterson Earnhart Real Bird & Wilson LLP is proud to announce the opening of its Midwest Office in Madison, WI. This is the firm’s fourth office with locations in Colorado, North Dakota, and Washington, D.C.  The new office will be located at 811 East Washington Avenue and will be led by newly welcomed Equity Partner, Samantha Skenandore. With nearly two decades practicing law and lobbying on Capitol Hill, Samantha has a proven track record of client success involving matters of litigation, gaming, economic development, land back, Indian water rights, fee-to-trust, transportation, SBA 8(a) business development and tribal governance.

As an enrolled citizen of the Ho-Chunk Nation and of Oneida descent, Samantha is an experienced advocate for tribes across Indian country.  Samantha graduated from University of Denver Sturm College of Law and brings extensive knowledge that will be greatly beneficial to the client base Native Law Group serves.  “The opening of this new office headed by Samantha is a significant development for our firm and our clients,” said partner Thomasina Real Bird. “We are excited and optimistic about this next chapter for Native Law Group.”

Patterson Earnhart Real Bird & Wilson LLP is dedicated to the representation of American Indian tribes, tribal entities, and individual Indians across the United States. Our mission is to support and advance the sovereignty, self-sufficiency, and self-governance of our tribal clients.

To learn more about how we can assist your tribe, contact our Midwest office at 608-630-1083.