I have been advising clients throughout the West on environmental, natural resource, and land use law since 2000. My practice is focused on helping clients to obtain the federal, state, and/or local approvals required for construction and operati...
Practice areas & skills: Native Peoples Law, Energy & Utilities, Land Use & Zoning, Environmental and Natural Resources, Real Estate
Review: “Michael has a great sense of self. He is aware of both his capabilities and limitations. He excels at organization and community strategy and has the ability to fashion the appropriate legal strategy and approach to fit t...
Practice areas & skills: Native Peoples Law, Administrative Law, Environmental and Natural Resources
I believe that middle class people and small businesses need access to legal services at a reasonable cost. I represent clients in estate planning, probate, real estate transactions, small business planning, and tax controversies.
Practice areas & skills: Native Peoples Law, Probate, Estate Planning, Real Estate, Tax
Native American tribes have special legal rights that differ from some U.S. and state laws, such as the right to form their own governments or to pass their own laws. Native American law attorneys have expertise in these special rights. If, for example, you want to do business on a reservation or are injured on a reservation, you would hire a lawyer with expertise in Native American law to help you.