A. Danielle Bourgeois
A. Danielle Bourgeois
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A. Danielle Bourgeois is a partner in Field Law’s Edmonton office with a diverse civil litigation practice that delves into areas including: contract disputes, debt collection, insurance defence, personal injury, fraud, shareholder disputes, residential construction, foreclosure, judgment recovery, and commercial and residential leases. Danielle also prosecutes regulatory matters under the Public Health Act

Danielle’s practice has seen her appear before all levels of court within Alberta, including the civil and criminal divisions of Provincial Court, the Court of Queen’s Bench, and the Alberta Court of Appeal.

Danielle has provided legal services throughout Alberta to clients that include large financial institutions, private lenders, insurance companies, public institutions – including government entities – small-to-large-sized businesses, and individuals. Her approachable, relatable demeanor and her willingness to think of practical and efficient solutions when providing legal services to a client set her apart from competitors. Danielle’s clients appreciate her candor when discussing sensitive issues, and her proactive approach to identifying and assessing horizon issues specific to their business – helping them stay informed of industry-specific changes to legislation and case law.

Value to Clients

“I take pride in my ability to quickly identify the legal and/or ethical principle behind a client’s problem, and to provide advice that is practical, considers and assesses risk, and always moves towards conclusion. The best value I can provide to a client is a holistic, forward-thinking and efficient solution to their issue.”

Outside of Work

Danielle is an avid marathon runner, having completed four of the six major marathons around the world. More recently, Danielle has taken up Ultra-Marathon Running and Cross-Country Skiing, which have allowed her experience several of Alberta’s spectacular mountain vistas. Danielle also coaches female hockey at the University level.

Canadian Bar Association, Debtor and Creditor Section (North)
Member
2011 - Present
Canadian Bar Association, Junior Lawyers Section (North)
Member
2009 - Present
Canadian Bar Association, Insurance (North)
Member
2009 - Present
Canadian Bar Association Alberta, General Litigation
Member
2009 - Present
Canadian Bar Association, Civil Litigation Section (North)
Member
2009 - Present
Canadian Bar Association Alberta, Insurance Law Section (North)
Co-Chair
2012-2013
Canadian Bar Association Alberta, Insurance Law Section (North)
Program Coordinator
2009-2012
Pandas Hockey Alumni Society
Legal Counsel
2017 - Present
Grant MacEwan University
Assistant Coach
2012 - 2014, 2016 - Present
Christmas Bureau of Edmonton
Various
2010 - Present
Pandas Hockey Alumni Society
Member
2003 - Present
Pandas Hockey Alumni Society
Treasurer
2012 - 2013
University of Alberta Pandas Hockey Team
Assistant Coach
2007 - 2011
Pandas Hockey Alumni Society
President
2005 - 2008
Stout v Track, 2015 ABCA 10, Alberta Court of Appeal
Mourad v. Deutsche Lufthansa Aktiengesellschaft, 2014 ABPC 107, Provincial Court of Alberta
Mulder v. Lufthansa German Airlines, 2013 ABPC 261, Provincial Court of Alberta
383501 Alberta Ltd. (Val Brig Equipment Sales) v. Phoenix Co. Ltd., 2012 ABQB 461, Alberta Court of Queen's Bench
Toronto-Dominion Bank v. Suitel Canada Executive Suites Corporation, 2012 ABQB 699, Alberta Court of Queen's Bench
Araam Inc. v. Aman Building Corporation, 2011 ABQB 631, Alberta Court of Queen's Bench
Toronto-Dominion Bank v. Suitel Canada Executive Suites, 2011 ABQB 519, Alberta Court of Queen's Bench
Education
University of Alberta, 2009, Bachelor of Laws
University of Alberta, 2005, Bachelor of Arts With Distinction
Admissions
Alberta,2010