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Field Law has an extensive background with the members of numerous First Nations, Inuit and Metis communities in Alberta and the Northwest Territories. We have a team of dedicated professionals who have a current understanding of the many issues facing these individuals and communities. 

The Indian Act in Canada is a Canadian federal law that governs in matters pertaining to Indian status, bands, and Indian reserves. The act authorizes the Canadian federal government to regulate and administer the affairs and day-to-day lives or registered Indians and reserve communities. 

Field Law offers knowledgeable and extensive services pertaining to the Indian Act, including but not limited to:

  • Indian Residential School Claims 
  • Aboriginal and Treaty rights and negotiation of such rights and titles
  • Aboriginal Laws 
  • Indigenous Law
  • Land claims
  • Estate administration matters related to the Indian Act