Brendan V. Johnson & Timothy Q. Purdon
Partners, Robins Kaplan LLP
Brendan Johnson and Tim Purdon were nominated by President Barack Obama and unanimously confirmed by the United States Senate to serve as the United States Attorneys for South Dakota and North Dakota. During their time with the Department of Justice, they were each selected by Attorney General Eric Holder to chair the Department’s Native American Issues Subcommittee. In this capacity, they helped shaped numerous federal policies involving Native American tribes. Brendan and Tim now chair the Native American Law and Policy Group at Robins Kaplan LLP and represent tribes across the United States.