"Practice means to perform, over and over again in the face of all obstacles, some act of vision, of faith, of desire. Practice is a means of inviting the perfection desired."    - Martha Graham
 

Biography

Stephanie Moser Goins is currently a Senior Attorney at Ball Morse Lowe with over a decade of practice in tribal, state, and federal jurisdictions. As a 2008 graduate of the University of Oklahoma College of Law, she earned her Juris Doctorate and a certificate in American Indian Law from the Center for the Study of American Indian Law and Policy.

Stephanie has dedicated her career to developing a unique set of skills in federal Indian law and energy law. As an expert in oil and gas title examination and Native American natural resources, she regularly fields questions from clients pertaining to Indian title and jurisdictional issues, as well as development of natural resources in multiple tribal, state, and federal jurisdictions, and real estate transactions involving restricted and trust lands. With this unique combination of knowledge and experience, Stephanie is able to offer this unique skillset to clients seeking to negotiate transactions within Indian country.

Stephanie often volunteers her time to speak at legal events and other professional development seminars to educate members of the legal community about recent developments in Indian law and energy law.  By sharing her expertise in how these two complex areas of practice work together, her goal is to empower industry professionals to work together with tribal governments to create new economic development opportunities.

Bar Admissions

State of Oklahoma
State of Ohio
Chickasaw Nation
Muscogee (Creek) Nation
U.S District Court, Eastern District of Oklahoma
U.S District Court, Northern District of Oklahoma
U.S District Court, Western District of Oklahoma
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit

 

Education

University of Oklahoma College of Law  Norman, Oklahoma
Juris Doctor, 2008
University of Delaware  Newark, Delaware
Master of Fine Arts, 1995
University of Oklahoma  Norman, Oklahoma
Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1992
 

Honors and Awards

  • American Indian Law Review (Editor-in-Chief 2007-2008)
    Outstanding 2L American Indian Law Review Candidate (2007)
    Certificate - Center for the Study of American Indian Law and Policy
    Am-Jur Achievement Awards from University of Oklahoma College of Law in Legal Research and Writing (Spring 2006), Environmental Law (Summer 2006), International Environmental Law (Spring 2007)

Published Works

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Oklahoma Bar Association
    • Energy and Natural Resources Section
    • Estate Planning and Probate Section
      Real Property Section 

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