News & Updates

Recognition of Outstanding Contribution for Catherine Fagan

March 4, 2021

We are pleased to announce that in February 2021 our managing partner, Catherine Fagan was presented with an award from Indigenous Services Canada in ‘Recognition of Outstanding Contributions – Centre of Excellence on Matrimonial Real Property’.

Presentation to Law Society of Ontario

October 27, 2020

On November 10, 2020 at 11:25 Eastern, Kathryn Deo, Shayla Point and Marie Potvin will be participating in the Law Society of Ontario’s “Indigenous Law Issues 2020” conference. They will be giving a presentation on  the First Nations Fiscal Management Act and the Role of… Read more »


September 10, 2020

We are proud to announce that Micha Menczer, Kathryn Deo and Catherine Fagan have been included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada.  In addition, Micha Menczer has been recognized by his peers in the Best Lawyers in Canada survey as “2021… Read more »

Welcome to Jessica Ginsburg

April 15, 2020

We are delighted to welcome Jessica Ginsburg to the Arbutus Law Group LLP team as a senior associate, as of April 15, 2020. Jessica is based in the Greater Toronto Area and in Halifax, and is called to the bar in Ontario. She has expertise in… Read more »


April 9, 2020

The Arbutus Law Group LLP team recognizes that COVID-19 is rapidly changing the reality faced by Indigenous communities across the country. We would like to extend our thanks to all those who are on the front lines of this public health emergency and those who… Read more »

Welcome Elizabeth Zarpa to the ALG team

December 2, 2019

We are pleased to announce that Elizabeth Zarpa has joined Arbutus Law Group LLP as an associate, effective December 1, 2019. Elizabeth is Inuit/Inuk from Nunatsiavut, Labrador and is based in our St. John’s office. Elizabeth is called to the bar in Newfoundland and Labrador. Recently, she was counsel representing… Read more »