Indigenous Elections

Indigenous Elections – Best Practice Tips! We’ve developed a list of Elections Best Practice Tips that we’d like to share: Elections – Best Practice Tips (PDF) Indigenous Elections – Did you Know? 1. Indigenous institutions … Read more

Supreme Court of Canada sides with First Nation in Williams Lake Indian Band v. Canada, 2018 SCC 4

On Feb. 2, the Supreme Court of Canada restored a decision of the Specific Claims Tribunal and ruled that the Colony of British Columbia breached its fiduciary obligation to preserve the lands of the Williams … Read more

Erin Gray Joins Arbutus Law Group

The Partners at ALG are happy to announce that Erin Gray is joining Arbutus Law Group LLP as our newest associate as of January 1, 2018. With her background in Aboriginal law and public interest … Read more

ALG Announces new Managing Partner, Ming Song

We are happy to announce that, as of January 1, 2018, Ming Song is taking on the new role as Managing Partner of Arbutus Law Group. As Kathryn Deo steps down as managing partner, we are … Read more

Happy Holidays from ALG!

On behalf of all our partners and associates, ALG is wishing all our clients and those we work with throughout the year a very merry holiday season, filled with lots of family, peace and good … Read more

Catherine Fagan joins the Law Society of Newfoundland & Labrador

Congrats to ALG Partner Catherine Fagan, who became a member of the Law Society of Newfoundland & Labrador on October 13, 2017. Catherine is thrilled to join the Law Society of her home province. She … Read more

ALG Partner Ming Song – In the Spotlight with CLEBC

The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia focused its spotlight this month on ALG Partner, Ming Song. The link to the article can be found here, and the text of the article is below. … Read more

Micha Menczer Recognized as one of Canada’s Best Aboriginal Law Practitioners

Our Partner, Micha Menczer has once been recognized as one of Canada’s top Aboriginal law lawyers in the 12th Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada. Congrats Micha!

Two Supreme Court of Canada Decisions Released Today on the Role of the National Energy Board in fulfilling the Crown’s Duty to Consult and Accommodate

Earlier today the Supreme Court of Canada released two decisions regarding the role of the National Energy Board in the fulfillment of the Crown’s duty to consult and accommodate potential impacted Indigenous Nations. In Clyde River (Hamlet) v. Petroleum Geo‑Services Inc. 2017 SCC 40, … Read more

Congrats to the CBA for a successful Aboriginal Law Conference

Congratulations to Ming Song, who just returned from Winnipeg where she attended her final CBA Aboriginal Law Conference as Chair of the CBA National Aboriginal Law Section. She will be continuing her work with the … Read more