Aaron Cressman (he/him/his) is an associate in the Litigation Group at Cassels with a focus on Aboriginal and regulatory law. Aaron offers experience on judicial review proceedings, project-related environmental and regulatory matters, the duty to consult, Indigenous rights, Indigenous-Crown relations, and project negotiations. He also has experience in securities litigation and commercial litigation.
Aaron is called to the bar in both British Columbia and Ontario and has appeared before the British Columbia Supreme Court. Prior to joining Cassels as an associate, Aaron was a summer and articling student at the firm.
Aaron obtained his J.D. from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2019. During his time at Osgoode, Aaron was a member of the school’s Environmental Justice and Sustainability Clinic, served as a research assistant to Osgoode’s Artist in Residence, and spent a semester studying international law at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark. Prior to law school, Aaron graduated from Queen’s University with an Honours Bachelor of Arts, majoring in sociology and minoring in history.