Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort
  • Legal
  • Suquamish, WA, USA
  • DOE
  • Salary
  • Full Time

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The General Counsel provides or oversees all legal advice and services, including outside counsel in providing such advice and services, to Port Madison Enterprises and its wholly owned subsidiaries (PME) on a broad range of legal and political matters arising in the operation of PME's various businesses and interests. These business interest include but are not limited to the Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort, White Horse Golf Club, Kiana Lodge, PME Retail, PME's Property Management Division and PME's wholly owned subsidiaries Port Madison Enterprises Construction Corporation and Suquamish Evergreen Corporation. The General Counsel is subject to the direction and oversight of the PME Board of Directors and the PME Board of Directors shall evaluate his or her job performance.

DUTIES:  Manage and supervise legal office, outside legal counsel, and legal budget for PME and all of its wholly owned subsidiaries; Manage and supervise political consultants and lobbyists, both state and federal, and budget; Advise PME Board of Directors, Executives, Departments, and staff on broad range of legal issues, including but not limited to: gaming, liquor, marijuana, employment, construction, and other regulatory, business, and transactional matters; Negotiate, draft, review, and/or revise contracts, grant applications/agreements, intergovernmental agreements, etc. in accordance with PME's policies and protocols; Research, draft memoranda, and provide advice regarding treaties, statutes, regulations, case law, and other sources of legal authority that affect PME or the Suquamish Tribe; Prepare correspondence, reports, and other documents; Facilitate compliance by departments and personnel with applicable federal, tribal and state laws, regulations, and policies, as well as grant and contractual obligations; Monitor proposed or pending changes in federal, tribal and state programs, laws, rules, regulations, eligibility criteria, etc. in terms of potential impact to PME and the Suquamish Tribe; Represent or oversee the representation of PME and its wholly owned subsidiaries in litigation before all federal, tribal and state courts and other legal or administrative proceedings; Monitor proposed or pending changes in federal, tribal and state programs, laws, rules, regulations, eligibility criteria, etc. in terms of potential impact to PME and the Suquamish Tribe; Prepare and provide trainings to employees, as necessary; Positively represent PME and the Suquamish Tribe and act ethically and in the best interest of PME at all times. Prepare for and attend meetings of PME Board of Directors, Tribal Council and the general membership including providing reports and briefings; and Perform all other duties as assigned by the PME Board of Directors.

QUALIFICATIONS: JD Degree from an ABA accredited law school; An active member of the Washington State Bar Association and in good standing, or ability to attain membership with in one (1) year of employment. Minimum of nine (9) years experience with a strong preference for candidates who have experience working in Indian Country. Experience, Clean disciplinary record; Must pass pre-employment and random drug screening; and must pass background check.

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