Merle Alexander

Principal
Miller Titerle + Co.

Merle Alexander is a hereditary chief of the Tsimshian Nation and a member of the Kitasoo Xai’xais First Nation. He is recognized for making exceptional contributions to Indigenous reconciliation and to the advancement of Indigenous lawyers and students. Alexander’s practice focuses on Indigenous resource law and legal reform initiatives.

NON-PROFIT CAUSE: “Tk’emlúps te Secwepemc, because Indigenous children’s lives need honouring.” SOMEONE YOU ADMIRE: “Tamara Napoleon – she inspires me in every aspect of life, love and family.” BEVERAGE OF CHOICE: “Triple venti soy latte, no foam.” TOUGHEST CHALLENGE: “Proving that Indigeneity is a superpower, not weakness.” FAVOURITE BOOK: “Braving the Wilderness – Brené Brown.”