Gabriel Galanda

Gabriel S. Galanda, a descendant of the Nomlaki and Concow Tribes and enrolled member of the Round Valley Indian Tribes, practices law in Seattle with Williams Kastner’s Tribal Practice Team. Gabe, as past President of the Northwest Indian Bar Association and Chair of the Washington State Indian Law Section, spearheaded the inclusion of federal Indian jurisdiction on the Washington bar exam. He has been honored as National NALSA’s Alumnus of the Year, a Washington Law & Politics Rising Star (five times), the Washington State Bar Association Outstanding Young Lawyer, and one of The Best Lawyers in America in Indian law. He received his J.D. from the University of Arizona College of Law, where he served as NALSA President and Note Editor forArizona Journal of International and Comparative Law.