Protecting the Tribe
Kwe Law Firm is a specialized firm in that it is tailored to the needs of the Tribal community with an emphasis on tribal real estate and business growth. The main focus areas include, housing, real estate, policy, Indian land disputes, and business law in general.
Shauna Coons, the owner, has worked in these areas for the last ten years, both at a boutique Indian law firm, as well as at a midsized firm where she specialized in Indian law and real estate practice groups. Shauna further developed her expertise in these areas while working in-house providing direct legal service to a tribe and while serving as the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe as a Deputy Solicitor General.
Additionally, Shauna has worked in the judicial branch of government. She served as a Judicial Clerk to the Hon. Robert Blaeser in Minnesota’s Fourth Judicial District at the Hennepin County Government Center.
The unique set of skills that Shauna developed throughout her career are what have made her an expert at navigating tricky real estate transactions, and complicated tribal and state/federal laws. When dealing with the complex issues that arise with Indian law, it is crucial that your attorney have in-depth knowledge and experience in these areas. We bring a mix of federal, local, and tribal experience to the table, a winning combination.