David Camp

Senior Counsel

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David practises Indigenous law, with a background in corporate, environmental and real estate law. 

He advises resource companies, Crown ministries, Crown corporations, developers, financial institutions, utilities, and railway and pipeline companies on environmental approvals, impact benefit agreements, treaty issues, rights of way and consultation issues involving projects within traditional territories.

David also advises on leasing and development issues on reserve lands.

David provides legal services through a Law Corporation.


  • David has advised clients on Indigenous issues relating to:
    • Major LNG projects
    • Port expansions
    • Hydro-electric projects
    • Transmission and distribution facilities
    • Mining, pipeline, and oil and gas projects
    • Residential developments on reserve land and in traditional territories

Awards & Recognitions

  • Recognized in the 2022 (and since 2013) editions of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (Indigenous Law).
  • Recognized in the 2022 (and since 2016) edition of Chambers Canada: Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business (Aboriginal Law)
  • Recognized in the 2022, 2021, 2019 (and since 2014) editions of The Best Lawyers in Canada (Aboriginal Law).
  • Recognized in the 2022 (and since 2020) edition of Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business (Aboriginal Law).
  • Recognized as a leading Canadian lawyer in the 2020 (and since 2015) Lexpert®/Report on Business Special Edition on Global Mining.
  • Recognized in the 2021 edition of Lexpert Special Edition: Energy
  • Recognized in the 2021 edition of Lexpert Special Edition: Infrastructure

Bar Admission & Education

  • British Columbia, 1981
  • LLB, Dalhousie University, 1980
  • BA in Law, University of Cambridge, 1979
  • BA, University of Toronto, 1973