ALF 8th Annual Retreat & 12th Annual National Aboriginal Day Auction Reception

Date & Time

  • June 20
  • 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM


  • Richmond, BC
  • River Rock Casino Resort

The CBABC Aboriginal Lawyers Forum (ALF) cordially invites you to attend its 8th Annual Retreat & 12th Anniversary National Indigenous Peoples Day Reception.


Promises, Prosperity and Justice
How the law can impact economic prosperity for Indigenous people

At our retreat this year, we will hear from and engage with Indigenous lawyers about practice areas and legal issues affecting Indigenous businesses and resource development.

Sessions to look forward to:

  • The Promise of Jericho (property development)
  • Perspectives on Resource Development - including that of Skeena MLA Ellis Ross (Haisla)
  • The Promise of Consultation
  • The Promise of Financial Management
  • The Promise of Cannabis
  •  The Certainty of Taxes

12th Anniversary National Indigenous Peoples Day Reception

The Retreat will include an evening reception to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day 2019, featuring the dance troupe Butterflies in Spirit. Since 2012 the mission of Butterflies in Spirit has been to raise awareness of violence against Indigenous women and girls and the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls across Canada.

Donations are being accepted for the ALF’s 12th Annual National Indigenous Peoples Day Auction which will run online June 20 – 28, 2019 @

Register to attend this event today!

Register to attend the Reception Only.