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.
February 9, 2022
Join us for a diverse panel discussion covering the latest developments involving the Cannabis Industry in Indian Country. Please join Lippes Mathias LLP and Barnhouse Keegan Solimon & West LLP for an upcoming panel discussion on Cannabis in Indian Country. These distinguished legal practitioners will discuss the latest legal and economic developments on Cannabis in [...]
August 25, 2021
Posted by Tierra Marks. Barnhouse Keegan Solimon & West LLP (“BKSW”) is pleased to announce that Jesse Heibel has joined the firm as an associate attorney. Jesse is a graduate of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and University of Colorado Law School in Boulder, Colorado. Jesse began his career in Colorado where he worked [...]
May 11, 2021
Posted by: Sean Balkin, Randolph Barnhouse, Kelli Keegan, John Koeppel, Lee Redeye and Michael Rossetti. Prior to the COVID-19 Pandemic, as a result of successes in economic investments in gaming, hospitality and other industries, Native American tribes had seen significant increases in revenues over the last several years. Unfortunately, in addition to the significant social [...]
March 29, 2021
Posted by Cole Bauman. On March 15, 2021, the United States Senate voted to confirm Debra Haaland, a 35th generation New Mexican and enrolled citizen of the Pueblo of Laguna, as the 54th United States Secretary of the Interior. The vote concluded with 51 Senators “for” and 40 “against” with support not only from Democratic [...]
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