First Peoples Law Corporation and Donovan & Co. merged in July 2021 to become First Peoples Law LLP. Click here to learn more.

Meet our team

Cody O'Neil
Law Student (he/him)

I applied to law school to support Indigenous Peoples’ movements to revitalize their legal systems and decolonize Canadian law. I am an Irish and English settler and grew up as a guest on the lands and waters of the Syilx Okanagan Nation.

I am a fourth-year student in the joint degree program in Canadian Common Law and Indigenous Legal Orders at the University of Victoria, following undergraduate studies in philosophy and astronomy. I previously worked as a research fellow at the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation.

I am grateful to be learning from such an experienced and passionate legal team at First Peoples Law. Away from work, you can find me stargazing, reading plays and making community radio.

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