Big Fire Law & Policy Group is a prominent tribal law firm providing legal
representation and advocacy in a broad range of services, with an emphasis on tribal
law and federal Indian law serving tribal nations, tribal business enterprises, and tribal
organizations throughout the United States.
Big Fire Law & Policy Group is seeking candidates for its Summer 2023 Associate
Program in each of our office locations: (1) Omaha, Nebraska; (2)
Winnebago, Nebraska; and (3) Washington D.C. We will be hiring three total
Summer Associates, one for each office. Please specify your desire to work in the
litigation practice group, the transaction practice group, or the policy practice group.
Also, please specify which office location is your preference.
Summer Associates will work in their desired practice group, with an opportunity to
work in another practice group during the summer to gain varied experience. Summer
Associates will work directly with a Partner to gain real-life experience in the legal
profession and have an opportunity to participate in meetings and draft legal
documents. Summer Associates will have the opportunity to work on cases and
business transactions in tribal, federal, and state venues across the country.
• Completed all law school core classes, and completed the 2L year before
the Summer of 2023.
• Excellent research abilities.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills.
• Intent to practice Tribal Law and Federal Indian Law.
• Familiarity with Tribal communities and cultures.
• Native American Law coursework completed by program start date.
• Cover letter.
• Legal writing sample.
• References (minimum 2).
• Law school transcript.
Email Application Packet to:
Susie Taylor, Firm Administrator
Big Fire Law
1905 Harney St., Ste. 300
Omaha, NE 68102
Applications will be accepted until January 31, 2023. Should you have any
questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org