Callison & Hanna was formed over 20 years ago out of a desire to raise the economic and social profile of Indigenous communities and nations. As Indigenous Advocates, we are dedicated to achieving self-determined results and implementing inherent Indigenous rights.
Callison & Hanna is an Indigenous led and Indigenous law focused firm. We understand community aspirations and we are committed to facilitating community goals. We build community-driven strategies that allow our clients to achieve their long-term goals and to ensure successful futures. As a full-service law firm, we provide legal services related to:
- Recognition & Reconciliation of Rights
- Comprehensive & Specific Land Claims
- Environment & Resource Management
- Business & Economic Development
- Governance, Finance, & Employment
We provide advice and strategy to negotiate and enter precedent setting agreements for Indigenous governments participation in resource development and government relations in the areas of: Land, Forestry, Mining, Energy, Gas. Through our work in changing economies, we have witnessed great improvements in the economic and social profile of Indigenous communities and nations.
2016 Aboriginal Business Award, BC Achievement Foundation, representing Aboriginal Entrepreneurial Excellence
2013 Aboriginal Lawyers Forum Award, BC Branch, Canadian Bar Association recognition for contribution to Aboriginal People in Law