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Nixon Wenger Lawyer, Gary Weatherill, appointed Judge of Supreme Court of BC

The Partners of Nixon Wenger are pleased and proud to announce that Gary Weatherill has been appointed a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia.

Gary attended the University of British Columbia and obtained a Bachelor of Science in 1974 and a Bachelor of Laws in 1979. He was admitted to the Bar of British Columbia in 1980 when he began practicing with our firm. Gary has been a partner for the past 31 years specializing in the areas of civil litigation and personal injury law. He is a past president of the Trial Lawyers Association of BC and was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2008.

Gary has been a strong contributor to our community supporting numerous organizations and events. Professionally, Gary served on the Ethics Committee for the Law Society of British Columbia from September 2011 to the date of his appointment. He has also been a member of the board of directors and vice-president of Braintrust Canada since 2008, was a member of the Kalamalka Rotary Club from 1984 to 1998 and most recently was nominated as the 2013 Good Guy of the Year in honour of his ongoing efforts to support the North Okanagan Community Life Society (NOCLS).


The Nixon Wenger Litigation team will ensure that the needs of Gary’s clients are met with the same level of excellence provided by Gary throughout his career with our firm. Gary will be missed by his former partners, associates and staff. We congratulate Gary on his appointment and we wish him well in his future.


Nixon Wenger LLP is a respected and trusted legal resource in British Columbia for over 40 years representing clients at every level of the judicial system in Canada.


For more information:

Val Trevis, Office Manager
Nixon Wenger LLP
#301 2706 30th Avenue
Vernon, BC  V1T 2C6
P: 250-541-4311
F: 250-542-7273
E: [email protected]

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