Nadir André is a partner and the national leader of the Aboriginal Law Group at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP and a member of the Innu Nation of Matimekush-Lac John. He has extensive experience in Aboriginal law and has worked in this field since the beginning of his career. He services many Aboriginal clients, as well as corporations seeking to do business with Aboriginal communities and Aboriginal business organization in Québec and elsewhere in Canada. He is directly involved in certain comprehensive and specified land claims’ negotiations in Québec, Newfoundland and Labrador and Ontario. Nadir also specializes in matters connected with resource development involving Aboriginal communities and businesses and has taught Aboriginal Law at University of Ottawa and at Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue. He was selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2016 (and since 2009) edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada (Aboriginal law). He was called to the Québec Bar in 1998 and obtained his LLL, University of Ottawa in 1996.