Laura focuses her practice on American Indian law, including economic development work, federal regulatory issues, environmental compliance, and federal-tribal consultation, as well as a broad range of civil litigation.  Laura has represented tribal and non-tribal businesses with regulatory and compliance matters, land use issues, and commercial lending transactions.  

Prior to joining Van Ness Feldman, Laura served as legal counsel for a tribal e-commerce corporation and previously worked at an international law firm in their Denver, Colorado office. Laura is a citizen of the Cherokee Nation.

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    Colorado State Bar
    U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
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* Admitted to Practice in Colorado.

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Michigan State University College of Law J.D., cum laude 2014

Oklahoma State University B.A., 2006