Sovereignty and Self government

The Firm has often been requested to work with First Nations, Tribal Councils and provincial and national organizations on issues related to sovereignty and self government.

Expertise in this area includes assisting First Nations in developing their own self government infrastructures and laws; providing advice on management and administration; developing employee codes of conduct; drafting employee contracts; developing terms of reference for Boards of Directors; and ensuring adherence to labour and employment legislation.

Additionally, the Firm has assisted in the development of policies and procedures related to First Nation administration of health and education authorities, including clinics, daycares and schools.

Advocating for
Our Nations. First.

We provide services in the field of Aboriginal Law. In this regard, we act strictly for First Nations, First Nation Organizations and their members.


Our main priority is to continue to operate effectively and safely while ensuring our clients with legal matters will be handled by respective lawyer team members. Our office monitors the situation daily and we will adjust our service delivery practices as deemed necessary and will be updating on Firm communications messaging system and our current operations focus on the safety of all those from our office, their families, our clients and their communities.

Business will continue, at the moment, under rotating partial in-office staff and continued remote work from home. We anticipate our office may operate under this ‘new normal’ until the end of June 2020. All final in office scheduling is dependent on the daily Government information and directives and under full safety precautions and practices.

If you require any lawyer to contact you please use the email or leave a message at the office telephone voice mail and someone will return your call as soon as possible again during normal standard office hours of Monday to Friday between the hours of 9 am-5 pm.