Doerner Welcomes Attorney Barry W. Brandon
Doerner, Saunders, Daniel & Anderson, LLP welcomes Barry W. Brandon to our Native American Law Group in our Tulsa office.
Barry Brandon brings more than 25 years of experience in American Indian law and public policy. He has extensive federal government experience, previously working as a senior federal official. He has served as a lawyer and advisor to numerous Indian Nations and as a consultant to private sector entities seeking to do work in Indian Country. Barry has also served as an expert witness in Indian Law litigation.
Prior to joining Doerner, Barry served as founder and president of a consulting company. He provided a broad range of consulting services to a diverse client base that included federally recognized Indian tribes, a national financial services association, international and national developers, investors and manufacturers. He also served as senior vice-president and general counsel to the Seneca Gaming Corporation, one of the United States' largest tribally-owned resort casinos.
In addition, Barry was a partner at an international law firm, where he was a founding member of the firm's American Indian Law and Policy Practice Group. Barry’s public sector experience includes work as chief of staff and general counsel at the National Indian Gaming Commission, deputy director at the United States Department of the Interior, serving in the secretary's Indian Water Rights Office and as a senior trial attorney at the United States Department of Justice.
An enrolled member of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation and an adopted member of the Seneca Nation of Indians, Barry received his undergraduate degree in political science from Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Washington in Seattle.