Shain Jackson is a Coast Salish Artist from the First Nation community of Sechelt. He is also a lawyer who has represented Aboriginal communities throughout British Columbia.
Shain Jackson is the president of his company Spirit Works. They produce a variety of sizes and designs of bentwood boxes. They also have a line of cedar wood pendants and they make decorative paddles.
Member of the University of Victoria Faculty of Law, Teaching Criminal Law, Business Associations, Legal Process and Law and Film. Current research projects include a study of judicial decision making (and particularly practices of dissent); an exploration of the economic imaginary in legal and popular culture; a study of cinema as a site of intercultural legal encounter; and an interrogation of the operation of sexuality as a flashpoint in debates around religion and diversity.