Direct: 604 647 4119

Assistant: Melissa Young

Direct: 604 647 6428

Practice Areas
Areas of Expertise
  • Aboriginal Banking
  • Aboriginal Sustainable Economic Development
  • Impact Benefit Agreements

* Law Corporation


Jean is a Shareholder practising primarily in the area of Aboriginal Law, with a special emphasis on First Nations economic development. She has extensive experience in dealing with land issues arising under the Indian Act, First Nations Land Management Act, the Sechelt Indian Band Self-Government Act and certain treaty First Nations legislation. As well as economic development matters, Jean routinely advises on First Nations governance and property taxation matters and assists First Nations in the drafting of laws, policies and codes and in negotiating road tenure, protocol, accommodation and impacts and benefits agreements.

A substantial part of Jean’s practice involves commercial leasing, both in relations to First Nations lands and fee simple lands.

  • University of British Columbia, B.A.
  • University of British Columbia, LL.B.
  • Year of Call: 1994 (B.C.)