Eric Eberhard is a partner in the Indian and Gaming Law practice group. His practice involves the representation of Indian tribes, Tribal organizations, and entities doing business with Indian tribes in federal, state and tribal judicial, legislative and administrative forums in regard to fee-to-trust transfers, gaming, federal contracts, federal recognition, the formation of Tribal corporations, environmental law, administrative law, jurisdiction, the development of tribal law, self-governance, cultural resource protection and the federal trust responsibility.
United States Senate
Staff Director and Counsel, Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, 1994-1995; Minority Staff Director/Counsel, 1989-1994; Legislative Counsel to Senator McCain, 1991-1993.
Licensed since 1970
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Best Lawyers in America||Best Lawyers in America||2008|
|Band 3 (National) Rating Native American Law||Chambers USA||2007|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Washington State Bar Association, Indian Law Section||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Fellow||N/A|
|American Bar Association, Individual Rights and Responsibilities Section, Native American Concerns Committee||Vice-Chair||N/A|
|Morris K. Udall Foundation||Member of the Board of Trustees||N/A|
|George Washington University National Law Center||N/A||LL.M - Master of Laws||1972|
|University of Cincinnati College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1970|
|Western Reserve University||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1967|