Snell & Wilmer LLP

Native American Law Department

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What the team is known for

Provides high-quality advice to Native American tribes and tribal organizations as well as non-tribal entities who deal with tribes. Noted for its expertise in economic development and in water and land rights as well as litigation in federal, state and tribal courts.


A peer recognizes them as a "very good firm in this area."

Notable practitioners

Heidi Staudenmaier is a recognized leader in Native American law. Her "top-notch" practice covers the representation of clients in various commercial transactions with tribal entities. A market source reports:"She's very good; a competent and quality person."