Native American Law

We Have Years Of Experience In The Unique Field Of Native American Law

At the Schumacher Law Firm, we believe that all peoples have a right to fair representation by a competent, knowledgeable lawyer who will do everything in their power to uphold their rights. Native American law is a unique field that has intricacies, challenges, and rewards all its own. We are proud to be able to work with tribal members and courts in helping them uphold their rights, mediate disputes, and preserve their culture.

John Schumacher has years of experience in dealing with Native American law. He can help you with its unique issues related to: 

  • Jurisdiction
  • Preserving culture, art, and artifacts
  • Health services
  • Arbitration and negotiation
  • Gaming rights
  • Family and child welfare
  • Criminal and civil court cases

With 31 years of experience, Schumacher Law Firm, P.C. in Riverton, Wyoming is well prepared to handle Native American law issues of any size or complexity.

 

Native American Law in Wyoming and Beyond

Throughout his career as an attorney, John Schumacher has provided legal services for several tribes across the United States. He is especially interested in helping his neighbors here in Fremont County as they work to preserve their culture and independence. 

He specializes in areas that are unique to Native American Law such as jurisdictional disputes, including when a tribal member can be brought before a state or federal court and when they cannot. Additionally, he can help establish whether a non-tribal member can be brought before a tribal court. He has a deep knowledge of past cases and precedents when it comes to things like child welfare and the arts, and can help make sure your rights are upheld.