The American Indian Law Review serves as a nationwide scholarly forum for analysis of developments in legal issues pertaining to Native Americans and indigenous peoples worldwide. Publishing two issues each year, AILR circulates in-depth articles by legal scholars, attorneys and other expert observers. In addition, the Review provides comments and notes written by student members and editors on a variety of Indian law-related topics.

Current Issue: Volume 47, Number 2 (2023)



Special Feature


J. Santana Spangler-Day

Managing Editor

Rachel M. Yost

Executive Editor

Rudy A. Sanchez

Business Development Editor

James Hulin

Articles Development Editor

Nicole Low

Assistant Managing Editors

Rebecca M. Kamp
LeeAnn Littlejohn
Miranda Padilla
Dillon M. Sullivan

Assistant Executive Editors

Meg Bloom
Kara Givens
Caroline Stout-Thurmaier
Stassi M. Vullo

Research Editors

Camryn A. Conroy
Madelynn M. Dancer
LeeAnn Littlejohn

Writing Competitions Editor

Miranda Padilla


Mackenzie Merideth
Brantly Stockton

Member Candidates

Neena Alavicheh
Ivy Chase
Wes Corwin
Spencer Crichton
Mekko Factor
Savannah Francis
Evan Gamble
Kayla Gray
Hannah Hays
Claire Kerr
Jacob Lewis
Spencer Martin
Julianne Price
Josh Pumphrey
Darbi Robertson
Abrielle Sigler
Ben Sinder
Skye Taylor

Editorial Advisor

Michael F. Waters, M.A.