"Tribal Official Immunity in Washington," The Land, the People, and the Law: 27th Annual Washington State Bar Association Indian Law Seminar, June 2015.

Recent decisions threaten Washington’s application of the tribal official immunity doctrine.This panel will look at how the risk of suit against Tribal Officials may impact their daily decision making. What strategies do litigators have at their disposal to deal with this issue? How should in-house attorneys counsel their clients in light of this seemingly crumbling doctrine?

Rob Roy Smith – Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, LLP, Seattle
Moderator: Claire Newman – Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, LLP, Seattle

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