Cam Cameron Partner


Speaks:  English, French

Year of Call: 2005 - Ontario

Year of Call: 2005 - Quebec

Primary phone: +1 613-786-8650

Fax: +1 613-563-9869

Email: cam.cameron@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Ottawa




Cam Cameron

Cam Cameron is a partner in Gowling WLG's Ottawa office, practising in the firm's Business Law and Indigenous Law groups. His practice focuses on business law, gaming law and commercial Indigenous law.

Cam delivers strategic legal advice and conducts duty to consult assessments for various Crown corporations and private entities. He is also a member of the Indian Day School Class Action team and works closely with Indigenous communities on a variety of economic development projects.

Cam drafts Indigenous-related commercial agreements, authors articles and delivers presentations on legal issues affecting Indigenous peoples.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2019

  • 2017

  • 2006

    • Education
       2006
      Diplôme de l'Office de la langue française
  • 2005

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2005
      Year of Call, Ontario
    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2005
      Year of Call, Quebec
  • 2002

    • Education
       2002
      McGill University National Law Program, BCL, LLB, with distinction
  • 1997

    • Education
       1997
      University of Lethbridge, BA, Honours in Political Science
  • 1994

    • Education
       1994
      Mount Royal University, Diploma Social Work, Deans' List

Memberships

  • Barreau du Québec
  • Canadian Métis Counsel
  • Economic Club of Canada
  • Government Relations Institute of Canada
  • Indigenous Bar Association
  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • "Taxation and the First Nations Fiscal Management Act", article, November 2019
  • "Pot-hole repair: Ontario proposes amendment to Cannabis Act to include First Nations", October 2018
  • "SCC holds that duty the duty to consult does not apply to the law-making process: Mikisew Cree First Nation v. Canada", October 2018
  • "Cut the tape. Foster a competitive business environment with tools such as the First Nation Land Management Act and First Nation Fiscal Management Act et al." presentation, September 2018
  • National Indigenous Peoples Day speaker, 2016 to 2019
  • "Risk to Reward: Duty to Consult", December 2017
  • "E-commerce and Internet contracting" presentation, May 2012
  • "Crown's duty to consult" presentation, April 2014
  • "Aboriginal Business Vehicles" presentation, May 2013
  • "Business Structures On-Reserve" presentation, November 2012
  • "Reserve Land Tenure: An Introduction," March 2012

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