Townsend Hyatt is a partner at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, where he leads the firm’s Indian Tribal Finance practice. Hyatt represents tribal governments and business enterprises throughout the country in financings for economic development projects and for essential government functions, including gaming and hospitality, manufacturing facilities, hospitals and health clinics, education, tribal housing, and utilities. He also represents many banks and financial institutions that provide funding for tribal projects. Hyatt is listed in The Best Lawyers in America in the fields of Native American and Public Finance Law and in Chambers USA as a Band 1 leading attorney in Native American law. He serves on the Advisers Panel of the American Law Institute’s Restatement of Law-The Law of American Indians.