2012. A year in review

CILS Annual Report 2011-2012

As we end 2012 please take a moment to review some of the CILS milestones in our Annual Report. From our court victories and case settlements to our 45th Anniversary Gala, 2012 held many good things for CILS. As we look to the new year, we wish you all a happy 2013.


CILS article in Riverside Lawyer Magazine

What is Indian Legal Services?

The Riverside County Bar Association explores Indian law issues in this volume which features an article by CILS Executive Director, Devon Lomayesva. The article provides a description of the issues currently at the forefront of CILS work.  “What is Indian Legal Services? This is the question I am most often asked after I tell people I work at California Indian Legal Services (CILS). It is difficult to respond briefly, as there is much history behind the creation of Indian legal services, not to mention the 45 years of history behind CILS…”

Read the full article.