About This Service

What We Provide

Our attorneys can explain when the state, county, or tribe has jurisdiction over the particular situation presented by offering guidance to a Native American on how and where to enforce his/her rights Additionally, our attorneys can clarify why a particular government (state, county or tribe) does not have jurisdiction and alternatives to getting assistance.


Examples of Jurisdictional Questions

Can The County Sheriff Arrest Me On The Reservation?

Can I Sue A Non-Indian In My Tribe’s Court?

Can The County Tax My Land Or Impose County Health And Safety Regulations?

Why Won’t The County Animal Control Officer Respond To My Calls For Assistance?

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If you want to inquire further about this topic or would like additional assistance, please contact your local field office.