Olthuis, Kleer, Townshend LLP is a mid-sized firm recognized as a leader in representing Indigenous governments, organizations, and individuals. OKT works for the self-determination of Indigenous peoples by advancing precedent-setting litigation, negotiation with government and industry on behalf of Nations, and advancing the economic interests of Nations.
OKT has over 30 lawyers with offices in Yellowknife and Toronto and clients from coast to coast to coast. The lawyers’ experience in working with Indigenous peoples dating back to the early 1970s.
OKT makes it a priority to hire Indigenous people at all levels in the firm and is committed to training Indigenous lawyers. OKT is committed to developing Indigenous leadership in the law, and the firm works actively to support the development of Indigenous lawyers serving Indigenous communities.
Our experience includes:
Managing Partner: Renée Pelletier