McGirt, and its related decisions, re-recognized the Tribal reservation boundaries for half of the State of Oklahoma. While there are still cases pending fleshing out the various aspects of what this means, we know the reservation boundaries are here, and they are here to stay. This course will go over the basics of Indian law, including civil jurisdiction, will focus on the criminal aspect on crimes committed in Indian Country.
Victoria Holland primarily focuses on Tribal law. Prior to attending law school at the University of Oklahoma, Ms. Holland worked for her Tribe, the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians. It was there that she discovered her passion for helping Tribes and their citizens.
Her practice includes working on Tribal and non-Tribal business development, prosecutions on behalf of Tribal governments, contract review and negotiation, code drafting, and some litigation matters.