Welcome to Jessica Ginsburg

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 »

COVID-19

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

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 »

The Best Lawyers in Canada 2020

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

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

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

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 »