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William J. Brooks

Practice areas:

Native Peoples Law, Gaming, Business

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1989

  1. Native Peoples Law: 50%
  2. Gaming: 40%
  3. Business: 10%

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William J. Brooks PLLC

PO Box 607
Manistee, MI, 49660


MIActive And In Good Standing198906/27/2015

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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorMichigan State University College Of Law2013 - 2013
Chief Legal CounselFirekeepers Casino Hotel2008 - Present
Chief Legal CounselNottawaseppi Huron Band of Potawatomi Indians2007 - Present
General CounselLittle River Band of Ottawa Indians1994 - 2006
AttorneyThompson & O Neil P.C.1994 - 1997
AttorneyMichigan Indian Legal Services1989 - 1994

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Federal Bar Association, Indian Law SecIndiaN/AN/A
State Bar of Michigan, American Indian Law SectionN/AN/A

Publication NameTitleDate
Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation JournalLoss of Water Rights, Old Ways and New1989

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Colorado School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1988

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
State Bar of Michigan, American Indian Law SectionTribal-State Agreement2012
Native American Fish and Wildlife SocietyMichigan Coal Rush: Regulatory Issues and Strategies for Protecting Tribal InterstN/A
Federal Bar Association, Indian Law SectionEthicsN/A