Friday Job Announcements

Thank you for your patience while we continue to work from home and adjust our job announcement posting schedules accordingly. To post an open Indian law or leadership job to Turtle Talk, send the following information to

  1. In the email body, a typed brief description of the position which includes
    • position title,
    • location (city, state),
    • main duties,
    • closing date,
    • and any other pertinent details such as links to application;
  2. An attached PDF job announcement.

The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC)

Senior Counsel, Anchorage, Alaska. Provide assigned legal services with minimum supervision, serving as an expert in a variety of legal and regulatory matters. Primary work responsibilities include; Performing legal research, drafting policies, reviewing contracts, conducting internal investigations, and advising ANTHC leadership on legal matters; and more. To apply please submit your resume to Chelsea Greene ( and fill out an online application here. Please see the job description for more information.

Pueblo of Laguna

Family Legal Assistance Attorney, Dept: Government Affairs Office, Laguna, NM. Attorney represents, advises, and advocates for Laguna families and elders who cannot afford legal representation on issues affecting economic security, health, substance abuse, and education.The application is open until filled. Please visit the Pueblo of Laguna website for more information and application instructions at or you can contact the Human Resources office at (505) 552-6654.

Water Protector Legal Collective

Staff Attorney, Albuquerque, NM. The staff attorney will help do outreach to Indigenous movements and peoples across Turtle Island to assess legal needs, develop and present legal trainings, for example in legal self-defense; intervening in the permit process; legal observation and documenting human rights violations; and more. See the job description for more information and send the required documents to director@waterprotectorlegal.orgno later than May 30, 2020.

Wilton Rancheria Appeals Court

RFQ, Wilton Rancheria Appellate JudgeElk Grove, CA. Hearing cases appealed from the Wilton Rancheria Tribal Court. Application closes May 20, 2020. Please see the detailed request for more information.

Hobbs, Straus, Dean & Walker, LLP

Legislative Analyst, Washington, DC. This position is open until filled.  Please see the job description for more information and how to apply.


See posts from May 1, 2020.