Bar Association and Membership

As recognized in Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal Judiciary Ordinance, 2008-ORD, ch. 2 § 6, a party to an action has the right to be represented by an attorney at all hearings before the District Court at his or her own expense. Each party’s attorney must be a member of the Tribal Court bar and must file a Notice of Appearance with the District Court prior to making an entry of appearance or filing. Attorneys who are not members of the Tribal Court bar may motion to appear pro hac vice.

APPLICATION-FOR-BAR-MEMBERSHIP.docx


Please complete the application and return it to:


Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal Court
483 Great Neck Road South
P.O. Box 480,  Mashpee MA, 02649


The Tribal court is open Monday through Friday,  should you have any questions regarding the Tribal Bar Application, please contact the Court Clerk, Michele Forrester, at 508-477-0208 Ext. 109 or mforrester@mwtribe.com.