Ms. Tjemsland is an associate in the Litigation Department.
Ms. Tjemsland received her J.D. from Yale Law School in 2017. While in law school, she was a comments editor of the Yale Law Journal, the chair of the Native American Law Students Association, and a teaching fellow for Introduction to Native American History. In addition, she was a member of the Environmental Protection Clinic, focusing on Indian law issues. She received her B.A. from Yale College.
Before joining the firm, Ms. Tjemsland served as a law clerk to the Honorable Sheryl Gordon McCloud of the Washington State Supreme Court and the Honorable Susan P. Graber of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.