Seattle, Washington Indian Law Attorney Gabe Galanda Re-Elected to National Native Bar Association Board

On April 17, 2013, at the National Native American Bar Association (NNABA) Annual Meeting near Santa Fe, New Mexico, Gabe Galanda was re-elected to his third consecutive term on the NNABA Board of Directors. Gabe chairs NNABA's “Include Indian Law on State Bar Exams” Initiative, and co-chairs its “Increase Natives and Tribal Court Judges in the Judiciary” Initiative.

NNABA Board of Directors 2013-2015


President Mary Smith (Cherokee)

Past President Patty Ferguson-Bohnee (Pointe-au-Chien)

President-Elect Linda Benally (Diné)

Treasurer Lawrence Baca (Pawnee)

Secretary Thomas Weathers (Qawalangin Tribe of Unalaska)


Aliza Organick (Diné)

Sara Setshwaelo (Ione Band of Miwok)

Robert Saunooke (Cherokee)

Gabe Galanda (Round Valley)

Doug Nash (Nez Perce)

Gabriel "Gabe" Galanda is a partner at Galanda Broadman PLLC, of Seattle, an American Indian owned law firm.  He is an enrolled member of the Round Valley Indian Tribes of Covelo, California.  Gabe can be reached at 206.691.3631 or