New Columbia Law Corporation was established in 2017 in New Westminster, British Columbia and provides legal services throughout the Province.
The firm has experience in Aboriginal, administrative, and family law.
It also provides solicitor and/or professional services such as commercial leases, contracts, civil litigation, land development planning including all-season’s resort planning.
Owner, Troy Hunter, J.D. (Co-op Law), is the first ʔaq’amnik (Ktunaxa member of ʔaq’am) to be called as a lawyer. Hunter has experience with tribunals such as the residential tenancy branch disputes, litigation in B.C. courts, including provincial, supreme, and appeal court. Troy Hunter was called to the Bar initially in 2013 at the Law Society of Upper Canada (now Law Society of Ontario) and, in 2014, he transferred his license to practice law to British Columbia.
Troy Hunter’s practice includes, Aboriginal law, family law, Metis rights, matrimonial property rights, child protection, on-reserve land leases, project development, and using the First Nations Land Management Registry. Troy Hunter is an LL.M candidate in Constitutional Law. His interests include 4k video production, script writing, traditional knowledge, history and cultural activities. Troy Hunter trained in top tier law firms in Bangkok and Jakarta. His overseas experience included due-diligence review of major leases, review and edit of financing agreements and off-shore EPC agreements.