McCuaig Desrochers LLP is pleased to welcome Allison Purdon as an articling student. Throughout her articling year, Allison will gain experience in a variety of areas of law.
Allison joined McCuaig Desrochers LLP as an articling student in 2017, after completing a clerkship with the Court of Queen’s Bench in Edmonton.
She received a Bachelor of Arts and Juris Doctor, both with Distinction, from the University of Alberta. Between these degrees, Allison worked for several Edmonton nonprofit organizations.
During law school, Allison volunteered with the Women’s Law Forum and was involved with the Edmonton Community Legal Centre. She also received a number of academic awards, including the Judges’ Bronze Medal in Law and the Honourable Donald Lee Prize in Immigration Law.
In her free time, Allison likes to read fiction, bake, and attempt yoga.