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Katrina Purcell, Summer Student

Katrina Purcell

Summer Student Fasken
Language(s) English
Business +1 604 631 4928


Katrina recently completed her second year at the University of Calgary. She has been actively involved with Student Legal Assistance where she volunteered in her first year and worked during her first year summer. In her second year Katrina served as Student Legal Assistance’s Outreach Coordinator where she collaborated with community partners to expand the organization’s reach. Katrina was the recipient of the Honourable Judge Michelle Christopher Student Ambassador Award.

Prior to law school, Katrina worked extensively in the customer service industry and at a medical-legal company assisting clients with personal injury litigation.

In her spare time, Katrina enjoys spending time outdoors skiing or hiking, reading, and spending time with family and friends.


  • The Honourable Judge Michelle Christopher Student Ambassador Award, University of Calgary 2022
2022 University of Calgary The Honourable Judge Michelle Christopher Student Ambassador Award Awarded by Student Legal Assistance at the University of Calgary

Career & Education


  • JD, Candidate University of Calgary
  • BA, Political Science and Applied Ethics University of Victoria

Community involvement

  • 2020 to present Student Legal Assistance Caseworker
  • 2018 to 2019 Volunteer Battered Womens Support Services
  • 2016 to 2017 Volunteer Corrections Canada

Memberships & Affiliations