Tribal Natural Resource Development and Environmental Management
Co-Sponsored by The Tribal In-House Counsel Association and the State Bar of Arizona Indian Law Section
October 28 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM
CLE: May qualify for up to 1.0 CLE (No Ethics credit)
With the continued growth in the Arizona population and economic activity, the Tribes in Arizona are uniquely situated to take advantage of these trends through the development of their energy, mineral and natural resources. Doing so in an environmentally appropriate way can be challenging, given the current federal and state policies, but still viable. Pilar Thomas and Marian LaLonde, from Quarles & Brady LLP, will present on the legal considerations that Tribes might incorporate into their evaluation of resource development opportunities, with a focus on mineral development, water protection, renewable energy, and environmental review. cause practitioners to question the role of the tribal attorney in indigenous rights advocacy?
Pilar M. Thomas, Partner, Quarles & Brady LLP
Doreen McPaul, Attorney General, Navajo Nation; President, Tribal In-House Counsel Association
TICA is a non-profit 501(c)(6) organization created to provide resources and networking opportunities to assist tribal in-house practitioners.