Southern Ute Tribal Seal

Tribal Court


The mission of the Tribal Court is to exercise the sovereignty and jurisdiction of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe by providing a forum for the enforcement of Tribal law and the administration of justice in disputes affecting the interests of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe or its members.  The Southern Ute Tribal Court will fulfill its mission by providing a comprehensive system of quality programs, within the financial means of the permanent fund, to ensure the continued existence and integrity of the Tribe by providing supportive services to Tribal member families in conflict through dispute resolution in accordance with Tribal law, which recognizes and accepts the cultural diversity in the community.

Tribal Court Staff

Tribal Court Staff – photo Jeremy Wade Shockley | Southern Ute Drum