Wilda Wahpepah is a special counsel in the Finance & Bankruptcy Practice Group in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. Ms. Wahpepah represents tribal governments, businesses and entities doing business with tribes across the country.
Her areas of emphasis include regulatory counseling and advice related to tribal jurisdiction and governmental matters, gaming, finance and business development, natural resources and environmental law. Ms. Wahpepah represents tribal governments in state, federal, and tribal courts. She is an enrolled member of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska.
J.D., University of Notre Dame, 2000, cum laude, Dean’s Award for Jurisprudence, Environmental Law and Water Law
B.A., University of Oklahoma
District of Columbia
United States Courts of Appeal for the Eighth and Tenth Circuits
United States District Court for the District of Minnesota