Pitblado has long been known as a firm that understands not only the legal rules that bind and benefit Aboriginal peoples but also the culture and society in which they are applied.
We have extensive experience advising First Nation owned businesses, Tribal Councils, and Aboriginal Political Organizations on all aspects of economic development and constitutional entitlements. We help with the structuring of First Nation owned business, the establishment of trusts, taxation, and the financing of economic development projects.
We provide comprehensive advisory and representational services on regulatory compliance issues, employment and human rights matters, electoral and governance matters, gaming issues and the protection of Aboriginal, Treaty and Inherent rights.
Our Group represents First Nations' interests at a wide variety of regional and national administrative tribunals, and all court levels including the Supreme Court of Canada. We have the necessary background and experience to help our clients achieve their goals