Pipella Law supports Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build 2015!

Pipella Law was proud to take part in Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build 2015, an initiative that helps families break the cycle of poverty by building safe, decent and affordable housing. Over 5 days in May, Habitat for Humanity, Southern Alberta, hosted nearly 150 women who worked on the homes of eight partner families in …

Pipella Law Coaches High School Team for 2015 Law Day!

Pipella Law’s Kimber Pipella and Adrienne Staley worked together to coach the Crescent Height’s High School team in two independent mock trials at Calgary’s annual Law Day on April 18th, 2015. This year, Pipella Law’s team competed in the “Fasken Martineau” mock trial. Calgary’sLaw Day is important for local youth because it gives them the …

Edward S. Pipella, Q.C. — A Leader in Law

A touching celebration of the great accomplishments that Edward S. Pipella, Q.C. achieved during his life was recently published in Law Matters, the quarterly publication of the Alberta Branch of the Canadian Bar Association. The article was co-written by two of Mr. Pipella’s daughters, Kimber and Tara Pipella. During his 56-year legal career, Mr. Pipella …

Pipella Law Supports SABIS 30th Anniversary

Pipella Law celebrated with the Southern Alberta Brain Injury Society (SABIS) for their 30th Anniversary on Sunday, March 1st. SABIS honoured the late Edward S. Pipella, Q.C., at the brunch for his outstanding contribution to Albertans who have sustained a traumatic brain injury. Tara D. Pipella accepting the award honouring her father, Edward S. Pipella, …

Pipella Law Leads $1.2 Million Suit

Pipella Law is representing a former Canadian Olympic speed skater. Brianne Tutt had previously skated in the 1,500-metre race at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, where she finished 35th. Now she is seeking $1.2 million in “personal injury, damages and loss” from being struck from behind by another speed skater at the Olympic Oval two …

Derek Allchurch joins Pipella Law

Pipella Law is pleased to announce that Derek Allchurch has joined the team at Pipella Law. Derek is a graduate of the University of Alberta, Faculty of Law. After articling in Edmonton and getting admitted to the Alberta Bar, he returned home to Calgary in 1995. From 1995 to present, Derek has worked as a …

Matthew and Pipella Law Celebrate Christmas

Matthew Thierren, a very special client, was given some extra love from Pipella Law this past Christmas. Matthew attended the annual Spinal Cord Injury Alberta Christmas party. The year-end celebration is held annually at the Carriage House Inn. The work of the organization was especially meaningful in Matthew’s life. Spinal Cord Injury Alberta seeks to empower people …

The Late Edward S. Pipella, Q.C.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Edward S. Pipella Q.C., a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, father-in-law, uncle, brother and friend. Ed was born in Lamont, Alberta where he was the second youngest of 10 children. He was privileged to attend university, first graduating from the University of Alberta …