Purcell Law purcell-law.ca in Fernie

Practice Areas

At Purcell Law we focus on Personal Injury Claims.  Consider us part of your personal care rehabilit

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Civil Litigation

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At Purcell-Law, we specialize in bringing the law to you. Dedicated to understanding what results you want and to helping you understand what actions we can take on your behalf, we will work with you every step of the way to make sure that you understand the choices you are making and feel comfortable and empowereded to make them.

In Your Corner


Every morning, we meet to discuss our cases and assign actions.  At the end of each day we review outcomes so we are on top of your situation at all times.


I am Chris Smith I  work to support my personal injury clients in  the East Kootenay's of British Columbia.  I live in Fernie in the Elk Valley.  Consider me an integral part of your personal care team.

Our Team

Christopher E. Smith, LLB, Personal Injury Lawyer


Chris is a product of the Kootenays.  Born and raised in Rossland and Nelson, he grew up playing in the Purcell Mountains.  

After a decade of University and world travel, he returned to the Mountains to raise a family and practice law as a civil litigator.  A graduate with an honours degree in Philosophy from the University of Victoria and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Saskatchewan, Chris has successfully  represented clients in all manner of civil disputes in the Supreme Court of British Columbia.  He has carved a reputation as a highly competent courtroom lawyer, as well as a skilled negotiator of settlements and resolutions to a wide array of  complex disputes.  Within his years of practice he was drawn to  representing injured parties

Supporting Personal injury Clients, like you

I live in the Fernie in the Elk Valley, BC and maybe you do too!  My family share values and beliefs such as:

  • leveraging strength in family and community
  • acting with honesty and integrity
  • making a commitment to being  our best, personally and professionally
  • maintaining current business and legal knowledge to support you
  • keeping the promises we make
  • caring and helping you through very difficult life experiences
  • promoting and living a philosophy of health and wellness