Cynthia Westaway heads the firm of Westaway Law Group in Ottawa. Cynthia is proud to lead this excellent team of professionals in a national Indigenous Law practice.
Cynthia is designated a Certified Specialist in Indigenous Legal Issues by the Law Society of Ontario. Cynthia has also been recognized as a leading lawyer in the area of Aboriginal Law in the 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directories. Her current practice focuses on representation of First Nation, Métis, Non-Status, and Inuit clients in consultation, rights, Title and Treaty, governance and business development matters, as well as natural resource and energy law as they intersect with Aboriginal lands, interests and economic development. Cynthia is proud to have represented her clients before provincial and territorial courts, as well as at the Federal and Supreme Courts of Canada.