Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw Indians

1245 Fulton Avenue, Coos Bay, OR 97420, Toll Free: 1-888-280-0726

Tribal Court

Benefits and Goals of Tribal Court

Benefits: Exercise of the Tribes’ sovereignty providing for resolution of conflicts within tribal court.

Goals: Tribal court will be user friendly; various forms are available from court clerk and on-line. Alternative forms of resolution are planned; costs will not be prohibitive.

J.D. Williams - Chief Judge
Diane Whitson - Tribal Court Clerk
Tina Dresser - Tribal Court Clerk II/ Peacegiving Support

GENERAL TRIBAL COURT JURISDICTION
Civil Cases:
Court of Appeals
Contract Disputes
Tort Claims (Personal Injury and Property Damage)
Enrollment Appeals
Eviction
Employee Action Review
Small Claims
Peacegiving Court
Election Disputes
Collections
Offenses
Civil Rights
Civil Actions
Arbitration
Juvenile
Domestic Violence
Adoptions

J.D. Williams

Chief Judge
tribalct@ctclusi.org
jdwilliams@ctclusi.org
(541) 888-1306 x7306

Diane Whitson

Tribal Court Clerk / Peacegiving Coordinator
dwhitson@ctclusi.org
541-888-1306 x7306

Tina Dresser

Tribal Court Clerk II/ Peacegiving Support
tdresser@ctclusi.org
541-888-1306 x7316