Samantha Kelty


Samantha Kelty is a staff attorney based in the DC office. Through voting rights litigation, Samantha eliminates barriers to voting faced by Native Americans.

Samantha started her career at DNA-People’s Legal Services representing low income clients in public interest matters, after which she was in private practice for over 15 years representing tribal schools and other tribal entities in employment, administrative litigation defense, and other general counsel services.

Samantha is admitted to practice before the courts of the States of Arizona and Texas, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, United States District Court for the District of Arizona, United States Tax Court, Navajo Nation, Hopi Tribal Court, White Mountain Apache Court, and Hualapai Tribal Court.

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