Echo Hawk & Olsen, PLLC knows Indian country.
As enrolled members of the Pawnee Indian tribe and long-time attorneys for Indian tribes, the attorneys at Echo Hawk & Olsen, PLLC understand the issues and problems facing tribal governments and economic enterprises. Through years of experience working with Tribes as general and special counsel, we have become familiar with Indian people and issues arising in Indian country. Echo Hawk Law attorneys have studied many areas of concern for Tribal governments, such as gaming regulation, contracts, jurisdiction, environmental stewardship, native-owned businesses, and treaty rights, and have published numerous scholarly works on such matters.
Echo Hawk & Olsen, PLLC knows Indian law.
We also recognize the unique and often complex nature of Indian law and how it affects tribes and their gaming operations. The attorneys at Echo Hawk & Olsen, PLLC have focused their legal educations on Indian law. We have worked on Indian law issues as tribal attorneys and previously for the U.S. Department of Justice, and law clerks in Federal, State, and Tribal courts. The academic background and experience Echo Hawk Law attorneys have with Indian law over years of study and practice enable us to provide unique expertise in Indian law matters.
Echo Hawk & Olsen, PLLC knows how to solve Indian law problems.
Our understanding of Indian country and the applicable laws enables us to efficiently solve Indian law problems. We strive to provide the highest quality legal services to Indian tribes, Gaming regulatory authorities, businesses, organizations, and individuals in all governmental, litigation, business, administrative, and environmental matters. We have experience resolving Indian law problems in Federal, State, and Tribal courts, agencies such as the Bureau of Indian Affairs and Department of Interior, and the legislative and executive branches of State and Federal governments.
In addition to providing litigation services, we offer a broad range of non-litigation legal services related to Indian law. We have extensive experience drafting business contracts, tribal codes, regulations, policy and procedure manuals, legislation and other documents critical to the effective operation of tribal governments, as well as gaming regulatory authorities. We can advise and assist in many aspects of modern tribal governments, including tribal constitutions, gaming ordinances, jurisdiction, sovereignty, treaty rights, business enterprises, law enforcement, judicial services, land acquisition, financing, reservation diminishment, and taxation, among others. We also offer specialized training services, such as training gaming commissioners and employees regarding applicable laws. Echo Hawk & Olsen, PLLC attorneys have participated in assisting gaming commissioners with their responsibilities. In sum, at Echo Hawk Law we know Indian law and are well-suited to provide legal representation in Indian law-related matters.