Janelle Dwyer of our offices was recently featured in BC Business Magazine discussing the evolving field of Aboriginal law:
“This is a fast-changing area of common law. We’re dealing with firsts. It can be exciting,” exclaims Janelle Dwyer, who specializes in First Nations economic development with Mandell Pinder, a boutique Vancouver law firm. “Firsts don’t happen in real estate law—all the precedents were established long ago.” Dwyer—a member of the Splatsin First Nation from near Salmon Arm—also notes that it is one of the few areas of law today that actually deals with social justice: “You can really make a difference in people’s lives.”
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