Supporting Indigenous Peoples’ Visions
Our central philosophy is that there will be no real justice until Indigenous peoples have control over their own fates and futures, including their lands and economic and political decision-making.
For clients who want to use Canadian law as a means to help achieve this goal, we bring to bear our extensive experience working for Indigenous communities and our deep commitment to justice to achieve success – however you define it.
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Courts have ruled that Indian Act governments are subject to the Charter; however, they operate under delegated authority. The exercise of inherent power is distinct. Neither the Crown nor any of…Read More...
The relationship between the individual rights to freedom and equality secured under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms and the recognition of the collective rights of Indigenous Peoples under section…Read More...
Lexpert and Best Lawyers in Canada have ranked more OKT lawyers as leading Aboriginal law experts than any other law firm in Canada, thanks to the reviews of our peers.
OKT is recognized by the Globe and Mail as Canada’s best Aboriginal law firm.