Chair, Indian Law & Gaming Practice Group
Crowe & Dunlevy, P.C.
500 Kennedy Building, 321 South Boston
D. Michael McBride III chairs CROWE & DUNLEVY's “Indian Law & Gaming Practice Group.” He is Attorney General for the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma and General Counsel to the Comanche Nation and the Thlopthlocco Tribal Town. Mike's professional peers have recognized him Chamber's U.S.A. in 'Band 1' for 'Native American Law' and a 'Star Individual', its highest designation. Peers have also recognized Mike as a “Super Lawyer” in Oklahoma Super Lawyers for Indian Gaming, Political Law and Business Law. He is also recognized by Best Lawyers in America for Native American & Gaming Law and by as “A-V” rated by Martindale-Hubbell. Mike is a past Justice of the Supreme Court of the Pawnee Nation and the Kaw Nation. He is past chair of the Federal Bar Association's and the Oklahoma Bar Association’s Indian Law Section. He served three years on FBA's national Board of Directors and as the organization's General Counsel. He has authored more than fifty articles and book chapters and speaks frequently on Indian law and gaming matters. He is one of only two Oklahoma General Members of the International Masters of Gaming Law and is Treasurer of IMGL. He has previously served as IMGL's Membership Chair and Treasurer of the organization.