National Day for Truth and Reconciliation September 30, 2022

On this day, the second annual National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, we honour the lost children and survivors of residential schools, their families and their communities. Public acknowledgement of the heartbreaking history, continued effect, and intergenerational suffering of Canada’s residential school legacy is a… Read more »

Lawyers Named to 2023 Best Lawyers® List

We are pleased to announce that Kathryn Deo, Catherine Fagan and Micha Menczer have been included in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada in the Aboriginal Law field. Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in Canada list are divided by geographic region and… Read more »

We Welcome Three New Team Members

Please join us in welcoming the arrival of our newest team members: Associates Ian Moore (Vancouver) and Natalie Day (Victoria) as well as articling student Anisa Nadji Nicolov (Victoria). We are very excited to have them with us!    

NEWS RELEASE: Mistissini, Québec – Department of Justice Canada Revitalization of Indigenous laws in Québec a priority for the Government of Canada

Today, the Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, and Chief Thomas Neeposh, highlighted the Government of Canada’s support to the Cree Nation of Mistissini for their Mistissini Governance Project, which will revitalize Cree legal principles and traditions within their community.… 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 »

Indigenous Priorities Granting Program

Vancouver Foundation is excited to announce that a new granting stream will open on November 15th — the Indigenous Priorities Granting Program (IPGP). This initiative will support First Nation, Inuit, and Métis communities with $750,000 in flexible, one-time grants to Indigenous-led organizations operating in the lands… Read more »