The Northwest Indian Bar Association (NIBA) is a non-profit organization of attorneys, judges and Indian law practitioners in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, & Washington. NIBA aspires to improve the legal and political landscape for Pacific Northwest Indian communities. The purposes and goals of NIBA are:
• To represent and foster the education and welfare of Native American attorneys, paralegals and tribal court personnel of the Pacific Northwest;
• To provide role models and mentors in the legal profession for Indian people, particularly Native American youth and law students;and
To encourage and promote pro bono legal work and civic involvement that benefits Indian people on reservations and in urban areas throughout the Pacific Northwest.
To join NIBA, you must be a current student or graduate of an ABA-accredited law school.
Please complete this form and submit your dues electronically via PayPal. You may also pay for your membership by sending a check along with a copy of this form to: Northwest Indian Bar Association, c/o Sarah Lawson, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, 1420 5th Ave, Suite 3400, Seattle, WA 98101.