Law firm committed to serving exclusively Native American tribes and tribal organizations through the United States

Economic Development and Tribal Business Law

The firm assists Tribal governments and entities in developing and operating economic enterprises including casinos, gas stations, restaurants, retail stores, renewable energy development, and others.  Firm attorneys assist Tribes with broad strategic planning, as well as contract negotiation and drafting, advising on the legal structure of tribal entities, addressing the scope and application of Indian law tax immunities, advising on the extent that employment and other federal laws may apply to tribes and tribal entities, assisting with land issues including zoning matters, and helping clients with employment matters.

The firm’s practice experience includes advising tribal business entities.  In assisting tribal businesses there is frequently overlap with other Indian law practice areas.  Firm attorneys have assisted tribes with contract negotiation and drafting, advising on the legal structure of tribal entities, addressing the scope and application of Indian law tax immunities, advising on the extent that employment and other federal laws may apply to tribes and tribal entities, assisting with land issues including zoning matters, and helping clients with employment matters.