About Us

 

The Department of Justice of the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe will advise the Tribal Council on all legal issues affecting the Tribe, its resources, departments, employees, and members, ensure that the legal rights and responsibilities of the Tribe are appropriately addressed, and continually endeavor to improve and strengthen the sovereign status of the Tribe and the legal status of its members.

 

Department of Justice

P.O. Box 128

Towaoc, Colorado 81334

Monday to Friday

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Phone:  970 564 5641

Fax:  970 565 0750

 

About the Reservation

The Ute Mountain Ute Reservation is located in the Four Corners region of the United States. The majority of the reservation consist of lands about 553,008 acres in Montezuma and La Plata Counties, Colorado and San Juan County, New Mexico.

All of these lands are held in trust by the U.S. Government. The Ute Mountain Ute Reservation has substantial range, historical, and archaeological resources.

The Ute Mountain Ute Reservation is a Sovereign Nation.Currently the reservations has about 2,000+ residents.

Resource(s):

    - Geology & Resources of the Paradox Basin 1996

    - legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com

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Employment

We elect to practice our Sovereign rights and use TRIBAL PREFERENCE – To Qualified Individual In Following PRIORITY FOR EMPLOYMENT:

  1. ENROLLED TRIBAL MEMBER OF THE UMUT
  2. SO. & NO. UTE TRIBAL MEMBERS
  3. LEGAL SPOUSE OF UMUT
  4. OTHER FEDERALLY RECOGNIZED NATIVE AMERICAN

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Contact Us:

  • Phone:
    (970) 565-3751
  • Fax:
    (970) 564-5709
  • Address:
    125 Mike Wash Rd.
    Towaoc, CO
    81334