Matt McPherson

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Matt McPherson is a Partner at OKT. His practice is focused on litigation, and he represents First Nations across Canada. Matt advises First Nations on the duty to consult and accommodate, Aboriginal title and rights, and treaty rights. Matt negotiates on behalf of First Nations in the area of resource development agreements, including impact and benefit agreements with municipalities and industry.

Matt received his LL.B from the University of Victoria, and has a MBA from the Schulich School of Business. He joined OKT after clerking at the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Matt worked for a large advertising and strategic communications company.

Matt is on the Board of the Native Earth Performing Arts theatre company.


Matt is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada and the Ontario Bar Association.