Thomas Milne has experience in the area of business/corporate, tax, civil law, and appellate advocacy. Tom has appeared as counsel in a coroner’s inquest and assisted in the child welfare funding case on behalf of one of the co-complainants at the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal. Tom also has experience in Indian Residential School individual settlements.
Tom received his Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Criminology & Criminal Justice with a Concentration in Law from Carleton University in 2007 and his Juris Doctor from the University of British Columbia in 2011. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 2014.
Tom currently volunteers his time in the Young Advocates’ Standing Committee with The Advocates’ Society. In past years he has volunteered as Program Coordinator for Level’s (formerly Canadian Lawyers Abroad) “Dare to Dream” program at Mnjikaning Kendaaswin Elementary School.
Dare to Dream is a justice education and youth outreach program introducing First Nations students to law as a career. He is also a member of the Indigenous Bar Association, The Advocate’s Society and the Simcoe County Law Association.
Tom is Anishinabe from Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory. He and his wife Bethany are both from Manitoulin Island (Mnidoo Mnising) who recently just welcomed their first baby boy. In their spare time, they enjoy camping and exploring the outdoors.
We provide services in the field of Aboriginal Law. In this regard, we act strictly for First Nations, First Nation Organizations and their members.