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Robert Odawi Porter is experienced in successfully navigating the unique business development environment of Indian nations and tribes. He can serve as your consultant on a particular business development project being contemplated on tribal lands anywhere within the United States.
Robert Odawi Porter has served as a tenured professor of Indian law and policy, tribal policy center director, and tribal government policy advisor who has been an expert witness in litigation, conducted legal and historical research and analysis, prepared expert reports, and testified before Congress. Moreover, his experiences as an elected tribal president and former tribal attorney allow for a unique perspective in the public policy arena. As circumstances arise, he partners with recognized experts and professional service firms to support of legal and political advocacy efforts.
Robert Odawi Porter has been involved in tribal government and politics as a constitutional reform advisor, a legal development architect, and as an elected tribal political official. He has helped Indian people improve their governments by designing and implementing improved constitutions and laws and helping them manage and mitigate the effects of political crisis. If governing opportunities or challenges arise, he can be an invaluable advisor.
Odawi Tribal Strategies is experienced in assisting tribal governments develop and implement effective government relations strategies at the federal, state, and local levels of interaction. Our goal is to assist you in identifying “win-win” scenarios and implementing an effective to assist you in securing your chosen policy objectives.