Practice Area

Inter-Tribal Relationships

We assist Indigenous peoples in finding common goals and resolving differences with other Indigenous communities to facilitate relationships and common benefits.

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Overview

Building on our long-standing work with Aboriginal governments, we assist with productive and successful relationship building and collaboration.

We foster inter-tribal relationships to support the implementation of communities’ Aboriginal title and rights.

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Our work includes:

Assisting

Helping Aboriginal governments in developing agreements and protocols for joint ventures and other economic developments with other Indigenous communities and in working together in project reviews.

Facilitating

Facilitating agreements on territorial boundaries and shared-use areas.

Developing

Building strategies and structures for intertribal dispute resolution.

Protocol-creation

Creating protocols concerning fisheries, aquatic, and other shared resources.

What Our Clients Say

Mandell Pinder LLP is really looking after our best interests; it’s one thing I really noticed. Their sole interest was for the betterment of the Xatśūll First Nation and we’re proud to be associated with Mandell Pinder LLP.

– Councillor Pat Sellars, Xatśūll First Nation

Photo credit: Doane Gregory