Donna joined Maurice Law as an associate in March 2007.
specializes in the areas of aboriginal and treaty rights, First Nations' land claims, residential school claims, administrative law, oil & gas law and litigation.Donna
has been appeared in or prepared submissions and materials for various tribunals and all levels of Court.She
has also participated in significant environmental litigation and negotiations. Donna attended the University of Saskatchewan where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1987, a Master of Arts degree in 1993 and a Bachelor of Laws in 1996.
While in the College of Law, Donna
conducted research for local law firms and lectured in the Department of Sociology.She
was admitted to the Law Society of Saskatchewan
in 1997 and carried on a diverse practice with a progressive Saskatchewan firm.Donna also practiced family and criminal law with the Saskatchewan Legal Aid Commission. Donna was called to the Alberta Bar in 2004 and joined Rath & Company, specializing in Aboriginal, constitutional and environmental law and litigation.She
later practiced with a Calgary firm providing oil and gas litigation services to its First Nations clients. Donna
is active in community events and maintains a keen interest in the environment, politics and the arts.She has spoken and prepared materials on various legal matters for several groups and organizations and is a Learning Group Facilitator for CPLED (Alberta).She
also enjoys running, yoga, kayaking and spending time with her