The candidate will work collaboratively with other staff to provide exceptional legal services in all areas of federal Indian law. Will assume a varied caseload that may include: brief counsel and services to low income individuals; state and federal court litigation; contract negotiation; advising tribal clients; developing and implementing constitutions, codes, and policies for tribal clients; making community education presentations; and ICWA-related depe... read more
Native Law Staff Attorney
The candidate will provide legal services to Association of Village Council Presidents (AVCP) member tribes and tribal members. This position primarily involves representation of tribal clients in state child welfare proceedings and enforcing the Indian Child Welfare Act, and may also involve litigating other Native law matters on behalf of AVCP Tribes and tribal members. Will be housed within the AVCP ICWA department, but will be supervised and s... read more
The candidate will provide the Tribal Council and the Nation government with professional legal services. Will develop Tribal resources and infrastructure. Defend and preserve Tribal sovereignty. Reach and expand Tribal self-sufficiency through the exercise of inherent sovereign rights. Provide a broad variety of legal services in support of the goals of the Tribal Council and all of the Tribal departments. Provide legal services for Tribal Council includin... read more
Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel
Candidate will serve as the chief legal officer and general counsel for the University’s administrators, faculty, and staff when acting within the course of the scope of their employment. Will be providing legal counsel and guidance to the officers of the institution and other upper management on all legal matters relevant to a public, metropolitan, Research I university with a wide range of undergraduate, graduate and...
Natural & Trust Resources Attorney
The candidate will provide day-to-day legal and policy support to the Tribe’s Natural Resources Department, Kalispel Tribal Utilities, and other departments and enterprises primarily related to the Tribe’s natural and trust resources including, but not limited to, land acquisition, natural resource rights in applicable courts and federal and state agencies, and in intergovernmental forums such as those provided through UCUT, the North...
Tenured Or Experienced Tenure-track Professors Of Law
The candidate to begin July 1, 2021. Should have particular interest that include American Indian Law.
Must hold a J.D., **** at 11:59pm (Pacific Time).
The candidate must have a JD degree and be licensed to practice, or by reciprocity be able to obtain a license to practice, in South Dakota, or be qualified to take the next South Dakota Bar Exam; must be a bright, motivated, selfstarter; must have the tenacity to assume immediate practice responsibilities, including handling a significant caseload touching on many different areas of law with regular appearances in court; must demonstrate an interest in p...
The candidate should have 0 to 10 years experience) Practice areas include insurance defense, subrogation, collections, creditor bankruptcy, and Indian law. Will undertake significant responsibility: opening a file, pretrial, trial, and appeal. Lateral hires welcome.
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Senior Legal Counsel
The candidate under the direction of the General Counsel, assists in providing legal advice and services to the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, including its departments, arms (including the Mashantucket Pequot Gaming Enterprise), subdivisions, regulatory bodies, committees, entities and business enterprises (MPTN) concerning legal rights, responsibilities and obligations. A Juris Doctorate required from an ABA-accredited/approved law school. 7 year...
Title: General Counsel
Classification: Full Time, Exempt, Non-Entry Level
Location: Happy Camp, CA
Salary: $80,000 - $120,000 per year
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
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Summary: Under the general supervision of the Tribal Chairman the General Counsel will provide legal and policy advice to the Tribal Council and Tribal Departments regarding advancement and defense of the Tribe’s sovereignty. Gene...
Candidate will be promoting and defending tribal rights, expanding opportunities for tribes, and improving the lives of American Indians and Alaska Natives. Must have: 0-3 years of legal experience. Prior experience in the field of Federal Indian Law is strongly preferred. (1) superior research and writing skills; (2) strong academic performance; (3) strong communication skills; and (4) a commitment to tribal representation.
Senior Tribal Court Advocate
The candidate will be responsible for: Independently prepares and is responsible for more advanced and complex criminal and civil (juvenile) cases, including appellate cases; interviews witnesses, clients, experts and others; investigates all aspects of criminal and delinquent cases, negotiates settlements with opposing parties; prepares legal memoranda, briefs, motions and other required documents for court presentations; appears in court. Per...
Candidate will be primarily responsible to provide legal services to low-income and elderly Native Americans in Fort Berthold, Spirit Lake and Turtle Mountain communities. Will include community education, outreach and representing clients in federal, and state courts and before administrative agencies.
The candidate will be responsible for: Oversees and manages general counsel functions, including assigning, supervising and evaluating all the work of outside counsel and internal investigations. Works collaboratively with other departments and organizational units to develop and implement processes to ensure appropriate identification, analysis, prioritization, and coordinated response to legal, risk management & compliance issues. Advises on and participa... read more
Attorney- Native Indian Law
Candidate will work in Indian Law Practice Team. Will: Provide legal and strategic advice to American Indian tribal governments, tribal courts and other entities committed to advancing tribal sovereignty, self-determination, and economic development in Indian country. Assist with accomplishing our clients’ legal, political and business goals, our attorneys work with clients to design effective legal strategies, defend tribal rights and formula... read more
The candidate will join firm that specialize in representation of tribal governments, tribal enterprises, and Native organizations with an emphasis on litigation in tribal, state, and federal courts. Will be responsible for: Provide legal analysis and arrive at practical solutions for clients. Possess strong organizational, writing, and analytical skills. Conduct effective legal research and draft pertinent legal documents. Work effectively with case-rel... read more