Indian Law

Treaty Rights, Land Issues, and Tribal Law

From our renown faculty, you will learn the history of Indian law and policy, key legal principles of tribal sovereignty, the federal/tribal trust relationship, treaty rights, and jurisdiction in Indian country. Among other courses in water and land rights, there are seminars in Contemporary Issues in American Indian Law, Tribal Courts and Tribal Law, and Comparative Indigenous Peoples Law. 

Oregon Law, a national leader in Indian Law scholarship and teaching, hosts a variety of events that bring together the best and brightest in the industry , including the Rennard Strickland Indian Law Lecture Series, Native Environmental Sovereignty Project and Oregon Law’s chapter of the Native American Law Students Association (NALSA).