Throughout our firm’s history, we have been committed to the interests of Indian tribes, bringing claims against the United States and others that have taken us before every level of the federal court system.
Our firm has extensive experience in tribal economic development and our attorneys are well versed in the competitive tax and regulatory advantages of doing business in Indian Country.
In addition to our extensive work with Indian affairs, our firm maintains an active general law practice representing clients in business litigation matters, business and commercial matters, real estate transactions, water law, personal injury, wills, and estates.
December 7, 2022
Posted by Michelle Miano. On November 9, 2022, BKSW was honored to host the University of New Mexico School of Law Tribal Law Journal for a listening session of the Brackeen v. Haaland oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court. Students, professors, attorneys and paralegals listened for over three hours as the justices inquired about [...]
November 2, 2022
Posted by Veronique Richardson. On October 7, 2022, the Pueblo of Santa Ana publicly announced its partnership with Tesla, Inc. to open a 35,000 sf sales, service and delivery facility including charging stations on the Pueblo of Santa Ana. The Santa Ana Pueblo Tesla facility is slated to open to the public in May 2023. This [...]
October 14, 2022
Please join us for the State Bar of New Mexico Indian Law Section’s annual 2022 Indian Law Institute CLE. We are very excited to have two Barnhouse Keegan Solimon & West LLP (“BKSW”) attorneys present on great topics and share their expertise. The 2022 Indian Law Institute CLE will be held on Thursday November 3, [...]
About Barnhouse Keegan Solimon & West
Barnhouse Keegan Solimon & West, a law firm based in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is dedicated to serving native people, tribal and business interests throughout the United States. Our team of attorneys brings a wealth of expertise addressing Indian law issues and the specialized needs of native tribal governments and entities. We are passionately committed to our clients, assertively advocating for their rights from local courtrooms all the way to the Supreme Court. Read More