Donna Purcell, QC

Personal Injury & Accident Law

Employment Law

Civil Litigation






Donna has a passion for the underdog. She believes in serving society's most vulnerable. A natural innovator, Donna's creativity and generosity are renowned throughout Alberta, including her support of numerous causes and charities including:

  • Alberta Ballet

  • Alberta Civil Trial Lawyer's Association

  • Alberta Lawyer's Assistance Society

  • Aspire Special Needs Resource Centre

  • Canadian Cancer Society

  • Canadian Parents for French

  • École Camille J. Lerouge School

  • Friends of the Red Deer Regional Hospital 

  • Junior Achievement of Southern Alberta

  • Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta

  • Legal Archives Society of Alberta

  • Movember Foundation

  • MS Society of Alberta & NWT

  • Pedal for People 

  • Ronald McDonald Children's Charities

  • Sheraton Celebrity Dance Off - personally raising over $45,000.00 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Red Deer

  • Spinal Cord Injury of Alberta

  • Strive Dance Academy Society

  • Terry Fox Foundation

  • United Way Central Alberta

  • Women in Law - Leadership Awards (WILL Awards)


Donna Purcell, QC was recently featured in the

Top 100 Canadian Professionals Magazine Fall Edition


She is also the Co-Producer of the newly created Lawyers vs. Talent A2J: Virtual Edition, an upcoming virtual fundraiser to support Access to Justice in Alberta and across Canada. 

Red Deer Aerial downtown bridges


After articling at the Alberta Court of Appeal and Court of Queen’s Bench, Ms. Purcell joined the civil litigation department at a major Calgary law firm where her practice involved representing oil and gas companies, financial institutions, insurance companies, and individuals in various civil disputes.


She then relocated to an Edmonton law firm focused in representing insurance companies and individuals in serious personal injury and other insurance related matters. Her civil litigation practice includes insurance and serious personal injury, employment law and corporate/commercial disputes. Donna Purcell, QC has successfully appeared at all levels of Court in the province of Alberta and before various administrative tribunals. She is trained in the mediation of civil disputes. Her goal is to provide timely and cost effective solutions to her clients, including by alternative dispute resolution processes.


She is passionately involved in her local and legal communities, including volunteering with a range of organizations and is a generous supporter of various charitable organizations including those focused on access to justice, charities focused on youth and various arts groups.




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Head Office - Gasoline Alley

#103, 179A Leva Avenue

Red Deer County, AB, Canada T4E 0A5


Tel: 1-833-377-2529 (1-833-DPQCLAW)Fax : 1-587-405-4028

Red Deer - Downtown

#107, 4836 50 St, Red Deer, AB T4N 1X4


Tel: 1-833-377-2529 (1-833-DPQCLAW)
Fax : 1-587-405-4028

Calgary Downtown - Aura Tower

#111, 1112 - 9 Street SW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2R 0Y5
Tel: 1-833-377-2529 (1-833-DPQCLAW)
Fax : 1-587-405-4028

Edmonton Downtown - Birks Building

#222, 10113 - 104 Street, Edmonton, AB, Canada T5J 1A1
Tel: 1-833-377-2529 (1-833-DPQCLAW)
Fax : 1-587-405-4028

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