Majic Purdy Law Corporation

Majic, Purdy Law Corporation is a law firm serving the Elk Valley and Kootenay region of British Columbia. Our main office is located in downtown Fernie, British Columbia, with an office in Sparwood, British Columbia. We offer a full range of legal services, including litigation.


  • 592 2nd Avenue
  • PO Box 369, Fernie BC V0B 1M0
  • Phone: (250) 423-4497
  • Fax: (250) 423-6714
  • SPARWOOD OFFICE (by appointment only)

    • 119 Centennial Square
    • Sparwood BC V0B 2G0
    • Phone: (250) 425-7216
    • Fax: (250) 425-0400


    Personal Injury Litigation

    Motor Vehicle Injury Litigation

    Real Estate Litigation

    General Civil Litigation

    Criminal Defence

    Family Law

    Real Estate Conveyance

    Business and Corporate Law


    Real Estate Development

    Municipal Law

    Administrative Law

    Estate Law






    Glen A. Purdy Q.C. , M.S.M.

    Mr. Purdy was called to the bar of British Columbia in 1984, joining George S. Majic, Q.C. in the practice of law that year. Mr. Purdy's practice is primarily focused on real estate and development law (including litigation) municipal law, business law and commercial law. He has appeared at all levels of Court in British Columbia and was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2011. Mr. Purdy was a co-founder of a restorative justice program for young offenders in 1994, and has assisted other communities throughout Canada in establishing similar programs. He has been  awarded the Governor General's Meritorious Service Medal by Governor General Adrienne Clarkson for his work with young offenders.


    Meghan A. Tonner B.P.H.E., J.D.

    Originally from Deep River, Ontario, Ms. Tonner received her law degree from the University of Calgary in 2012. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Tonner worked as a legal secretary in Canmore, Alberta as well as a court clerk at the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench. During her time at law school Ms. Tonner was the recipient of multiple academic scholarships and was an active participant in law school's Student Legal Assistance program. Ms. Tonner now calls the Elk Valley home. She enjoys skiing and snowboarding in the winter and biking and river surfing in the summer. Ms. Tonner hopes to become an active participant in the community; she has already joined the Sparwood Spitfires Women's hockey team and currently submits a monthly legal column to the Elk Valley Herald. Ms. Tonner hopes to develop her legal practice to focus on litigation including civil, personal injury, criminal defence, and family law. Ms. Tonner is articling at present, and will be called to the Bar of British Columbia in May, 2013.


    George S. Majic Q.C.

    George S. Majic, Q.C. founded the firm in 1971, practicing in the Fernie area until his untimely passing in 2003. George was a skilled litigator, with a passion for defending those less fortunate. He was a community activist, being elected for two terms to City Council and the School Board, and was the driving force behind many community enterprises, including the Rocky Mountain Junior Hockey League