Congratulations, Dorothy Alther!
CILA's inaugural Outstanding Achievement in California Indian Law Award was presented to Ms. Alther at CILA's annual Indian Law Gala and Conference.
Ms. Alther has been an attorney with California Indian Legal Services (CILS) since 1989 and has practiced Indian law since 1985. Her current work focuses on tribal issues including environmental law, housing law, tribal ordinance development, and land acquisition. She serves as legal counsel for several Tribes and tribal entities and has worked on tribal court and law enforcement development and a variety of other tribal matters. Please click here to read the official press release from CILS.