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My firm focuses on tribal court and federal court practice, with an emphasis on Native American law, family law, and criminal defense. I am licensed to practice law in Washington State, numerous tribal courts, and federal courts.Call me for zealous, compassionate attention to your legal matters.



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Practice areas


  1. Family: 40%
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
  3. Native Peoples Law: 30%



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Payment types:

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Attorney endorsements

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  • Jose Juan Salayandia

    I have known Ms. Guevara for a few years. She is a great person and even better attorney. If you need an attorney, she's definitely someone to hire. I endorse this lawyer.


    Jose Salayandia Federal crime Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Amy J. Funchess

    I endorse this lawyer. Ms. Guevara is highly committed to her clients and even though cases take time, she stays on top of matters including but not limited to collecting for and on behalf of her clients through assertive means in her family law matters. If you want someone who is committed to her clients, choose Ms. Guevara to represent you.


    Amy Funchess Debt collection Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

The Law Office of Lori J. Guevara, PLLC

9242 S. Sheridan Road, Suite K
Tulsa, OK, 74133



Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Reprimand
    issued in WA, 2014


    This means the attorney did something wrong, but the Bar did not suspend the lawyer. Typically in this case the lawyer's poor behavior is exposed to the public in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior.

Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Graduate, July 2010National Criminal Defense College2010
Pro Bono Service AwardWashington State Bar Association2008
Pro Bono Service AwardWashington State Bar Association2007
Pro Bono Service AwardN/A2006
Honors Graduate, Masters in Law (LL.M)University of Tulsa College of Law2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Sole PractitionerThe Law Office Of Lori J. Guevara, PLLC2012 - Present
Sole PractitionerThe Law Office of Lori J. Guevara, PLLC2009 - Present
Of CounselGraham, Allen & Brown, PLLC2011 - 2012
Senior Associate AttorneyLegal Advocates for Indian Country, LLP2006 - 2009
Moot Court CoachUniversity of Tulsa NALSA2003 - 2006
Senior Staff AttorneyUniversity of Tulsa College of Law Boesche Legal Clinic2002 - 2006
Sole PractitionerLaw Offices of Lori J. Guevara1999 - 2002
Association namePosition nameDuration
Cherokee Nation Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
National Criminal Defense CollegeGraduate2010 - Present
Washington Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMember2009 - Present
Port Gamble S'klallam Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
WSBA Family Law SectionMember2007 - Present
Tulalip Tribal Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Muckleshoot Tribal Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Suquamish Tribal Court Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Puyallup Tribal Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Muscogee (Creek) Nation Bar AssociationAttorney Member2001 - Present
Indian Law Section of WSBATrustee2006 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
TTT v. RomeroNot guilty jury verdict, as we requested!
TTT v. JMBWe asked for directed verdict of acquittal and case to be dismissed, judge agreed with us and JMB is a free man!
State v. MillerNot guilty jury verdict, justice was served!
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Publication nameTitleDate
ABA Standards of Practice Domestic ViolenceSteering Committee member: Jurisdictional issues in Indian Country2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Tulsa College of LawNative American and Indigenous People's LawLL.M - Master of Laws2003
Stetson University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
University of South FloridaLiberal StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Criminal Law Guest Lecture SeriesCriminal Law - Voir Dire and Jury Selection2016
Solo CLEPanel Discussion: Solo Practitioners CLE2010
Rocky Mountain Regional Clinical Conference on Social JusticeSocial Justice and Legal Clinics2006