Christian Nathaniel Siewers Jr

Siewers Law Office
  • Criminal Law, Divorce, DUI & DWI...
  • North Carolina
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Summary

Graduated from Rocky Mount Senior High School (1997), Wake Forest University (2001), and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law (2005).

In 2006, appointed Assistant Prosecutor for the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians.

In 2007, named Outstanding Prosecutor for WNC by the Western North Carolina Crime Victims' Coalition.

In 2008, opened law office dedicated solely to fighting to protect the constitutional and other legal rights of all people facing charges or allegations in state or tribal court.

Currently represents enrolled members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in all types of Cherokee Tribal Court proceedings, including criminal, traffic, divorce, custody, juvenile, and estates.

Represents tribal government employees accused of violations of the Tribal Personnel Manual to see they are treated with the fairness, respect and dignity they deserve.

Represents individuals charged in criminal, traffic, juvenile, and DSS proceedings in Swain, Jackson, Graham and surrounding counties in the 30th Judicial District.

Contact information: phone 828-788-5059; fax 828-497-7200; e-mail siewerslaw@hotmail.com.

Education
University of North Carolina School of Law
J.D / Law
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Published: Balancing a Colonial Past With a Multicultural Future: Maori Customary Title in the Foreshore and Seabed After Ngati Apa, 30 N.C. J. Int'l L. & Comm. Reg. 253 (2004)
Honors: Dean's List; Honors Writing Scholar
Activities: North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation, Note and Comment Editor
Wake Forest University
B.A / History
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Honors: cum laude; Dean's List; Wake Forest Study Abroad Scholarship
Professional Experience
Attorney at Law
Siewers Law Office
- Current
Assistant Prosecutor, Office of the Tribal Prosecutor
Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Guest, The State of Things
WUNC Public Radio
Invited Presenter
Miccosukee Indian Law Conference, Miami FL
Balancing a Colonial Past With a Multicultural Future: Maori Customary Title in the Foreshore and Seabed After Ngati Apa
N.C. Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation
Awards
Outstanding Prosecutor
Western North Carolina Crime Victims' Coalition
Professional Associations
Member
North Carolina 30th District Bar
Current
Member
North Carolina Bar Association
Current
Member
The Cherokee Court Bar
Current
Member
Cherokee Tribal Court Bar
- Current
Member
North Carolina State Bar
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
Cherokee Tribal Court
Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Divorce
  • DUI & DWI
  • Family Law
  • Juvenile Law
  • Native American Law
Contact & Map
Post Office Box 401
Cherokee, NC 28719
USA
Telephone: (828) 788-5059