Our firm assists tribal governments in the development of diverse economic enterprises to invest in infrastructure and support governmental programs.
We advise on the formation of tribal economic development corporations and assist tribes to invest in business interests ranging from restaurants and hotels, to retail shopping centers and energy generation facilities.
We advise our clients in project development, competitive bidding, procurement, environmental issues and employment law. We are experienced in taxable and tax-exempt bond financing, traditional lending, lease financings, short-term obligations, letters of credit and lines of credit.
We assist our clients to ensure compliance with SEC reporting deadlines and other relevant filings. We draft tribal tax codes, assist tribes to enforce tribal tax laws and advise tribes in disputes regarding collection. We have an active practice in helping tribes develop their natural resources, including oil, gas, coal and alternative energy production.