The Continuing Application of Gladue Principles in the Professional Discipline of Indigenous Lawyers: A Comment on Law Society of Ontario v McCullough



While Gladue principles have previously been applied in the professional discipline of Indigenous lawyers, the recent decision of the Law Society Tribunal in Law Society of Ontario v McCullough affirms and applies those precedents in new and powerful ways. In this case comment, I explain the ways in which McCullough is important in its application of Gladue principles and consider what questions remain to be settled in future decisions.

Author Biography

Andrew Flavelle Martin, Schulich School of Law Dalhousie University

Assistant Professor