Lafayette, Louisiana Tribal Law Attorneys

Compare 1 attorney and 1 law firm in Lafayette, LA. Sort by highest rating and years of tribal law experience.

Shannon Dartez

Lafayette tribal law attorney at Hurlburt Monrose and Ernest with 24 years experience

(337) 237-0261

700 Saint John Street, Suite 200, Lafayette, LA 70501

Need help with a tribal law matter?

Tribal attorneys, those who specialize in legal matters related to Native American tribes, handle matters ranging from regulatory issues to criminal cases. Tribal attorneys may be admitted to multiple tribal courts, depending on their location. Federal courts resolve cases where the dispute is between the tribe and the federal government. Native American tribal courts hear cases that involve the tribe's laws or its members.

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