News & Updates

The Best Lawyers in Canada 2020

August 23, 2019

We are pleased to announce that Micha Menczer and Kathryn Deo have been recognized in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada in the field of Aboriginal Law. Recognition in this directory is based entirely on ranking by other lawyers practicing in Aboriginal law.… Read more »

Associate Erin Gray Interviewed on CFAX 1070 AM Radio

July 29, 2019

ALG Associate Erin Gray was interviewed on CFAX 1070 AM radio yesterday about a new University of Victoria Environmental Law Centre report that she supervised called “Cleaning Up CRD Waterways and Beaches.” It outlines the problems with the way stormwater is currently managed in the… Read more »

Kathryn Deo joins the Law Society of the Northwest Territories

July 17, 2019

Congratulations to Partner Kathryn Deo, who recently became a member of the bar in the Northwest Territories. Arbutus Law Group now has lawyers called to the bars of Newfoundland and Labrador, Québec, Ontario, Manitoba, British Columbia and the Northwest Territories.

Report on Federal Government Subsidies in the Fossil Fuel Industry

July 11, 2019

This spring ALG Associate Erin Gray supervised law students at the University of Victoria Environmental Law Centre’s clinic program. A report by two of these students was released recently and is a comprehensive look at the many ways in which the federal government subsidizes the fossil fuel industry—compiling… Read more »

Welcome to Julie-Anne Pariseau

April 30, 2019

We are pleased to announce that Julie-Anne Pariseau has joined Arbutus Law Group LLP as an Associate, effective May 1, 2019. Julie-Anne is based in our Montréal office and has a strong background in the areas of Indigenous law, environmental law, energy law and business… Read more »

Bill C-92 is Long Overdue

March 6, 2019

Bill C-92 is long overdue recognition of Indigenous right of self-government in child and family services After much anticipation, on Thursday, February 28, 2019 the federal government introduced Bill C-92 in the House of Commons. Bill C-92, An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis… Read more »