2014 Past Events

Native American Law School Admissions Workshop


The Indian Legal Program will be hosting a two day Native American Law School Admissions Workshop. The workshop is meant to assist Native American undergraduate students, as well as any others interested in Indian Law.  

Date: Wednesday-Thursday, August 6 & 7, 2014

Place: Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, ASU Tempe

To view event details click here.

Tribal Court Trial Skills College

Date:  August 11 – 13, 2014

Place: Armstrong Hall, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, ASU Tempe

Contact: Jen Williams, 480-727-0420  or Email   

Hosted by the Indian Legal Clinic .Click here for more info.

ILP Graduation

Date:  Monday, May 12, 2014
Time:  6:00 p.m.
Armstrong Hall, Rotunda, College of Law, ASU-Tempe
Kathy Tevis 480-965-2922  or  kathy.tevis@asu.edu


ILP Alumni and Friends Reception

Date:  Thursday, April 10, 2014 (during the Federal Bar Assn's Indian Law Conference)
Time:   5:30 p.m.
Place:  Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino,  Santa Fe, NM
RSVP:  Kathy Tevis at kathy.tevis@asu.edu or 480-965-2922

International Law Week (presented by Center for Law & Global Affairs)  

International Law and Indigenous Peoples:  Using International Legal Knowledge and Systems to serve Indigenous Communities Panel 


  • Robert J. Miller, Professor of Law at Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at ASU
  • Tupac Enrique Acosta, UN Working Group on Indigenous Populations 
  • Michael Kellis, Rosette L.L.P.

Date:   Monday, March 31, 2014
Time:   6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Place:  Armstrong Hall / Room 105
Open & Free to the Public    
Click here for International Law Week Event Flyer

Click here for an Audio Recording of this event!

Sustaining the Reservation: Creating Tribal Economies
CLE Conference

Date:  February 27-28, 2014  - 
  February 27 - 
Turquoise Ballroom, Memorial Union, ASU-Tempe
  February 28 - Great Hall / Armstrong Hall / ASU-Tempe
Darlene Lester 480-965-7715 darlene.lester@asu.edu

Conference Proceedings on DVD for Interactive CLE credits available soon!
Info and Registration at:  

Lunch Lecture

Matthew Fletcher

Professor of Law & Director of the Indigenous Law & Policy Center – Michigan State University

"A Unifying Theory of Tribal Civil Jurisdiction"

Date:  Thursday, February 13, 2014
Time:  12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Room 114, Armstrong Hall, College of Law, ASU-Tempe
Deli Lunch will be served

Click here to download paper

Click here for Audio Recording of this event!

Seventh Annual William C. Canby Jr.  Lecture/Reception

“Reflections on the Changes in Indian Law and Indian
         Reservations from 1969 to the Present”

Reid Peyton Chambers, Esquire
Sonosky, Chambers, Sachse, Endreson & Perry, LLP

Date:  Friday, January 31st, 2014
Time:  4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Public reception to follow
Great Hall, Armstrong Hall, College of Law, ASU-Tempe
Contact: Darlene Lester  480-965-7715
  darlene.lester@asu.edu Information at:  http://conferences.asucollegeoflaw.com/canby2014/  
Click here for ASU Press Release Canby Lecture 2014


Federal Recognition Conference

Date: January 16-17, 2014
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Place: Ventana Ballroom, Memorial Union, ASU-Tempe Campus
Contact: Jennifer Williams 480-727-0420 jennifer.h.williams@asu.edu

More information on conference Website at: http://conferences.asucollegeoflaw.com/triberecognition/

Read ASU Press Release on this event
Registration:  $25.00
Students may attend for free - please register.