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Recent Decisions and Settlements

Dec 13, 2017

Serious Ankle Injury Resolves Prior to Trial for $350,000.00 plus...

A man in his 40's that worked in the oil patch on drilling rigs was referred to Michael Yawney QC by a friend. The man had suffered a serious ankle... | READ MORE

Dec 06, 2017

Complicated Hit and Run Scenario Resolves Prior to Trial for $450,000.00

Michael Yawney QC was retained by a construction contractor from Salmon Arm BC who was involved in a bizarre accident on Hwy #1 where a transport... | READ MORE

Nov 28, 2017

Motorcyclist from AB Resolves Claim Against BC Driver for $750,000.00

A local motorcycle association referred a man from Alberta to Michael Yawney QC to assist him with his claim for injuries from an accident where a BC... | READ MORE

Nov 09, 2017

Wife's Accident Claim Settles Prior to Trial and Includes Husband's Time

A retired woman from Sorrento BC retained Mr. Yawney to pursue a claim for injuries suffered when she was hit hard by an Alberta driver as she slowed... | READ MORE

Oct 30, 2017

Rear End in City Traffic Results in Settlement for Husband and Wife

A husband and wife from Kelowna retained Michael Yawney QC to represent them after they were rear ended in City traffic, stopped at a light. Both... | READ MORE

Oct 17, 2017

Claim Settles at Mediation for over $700,000.00

Michael Yawney QC was retained by a young lady from Kelowna who was involved in two separate accidents a few years apart. Her injuries included a... | READ MORE

Sep 21, 2017

Complicated Roll Over Accident Settles for $200,000.00

A young man from Prince George BC retained Michael Yawney QC to pursue a claim for injuries suffered in a roll over accident on the Yellowhead Hwy.... | READ MORE

Sep 20, 2017

Head On Accident Settled During Trial for $500,000.00

Michael Yawney QC and Ryan Irving pursued a claim through to a jury trial in Kamloops BC for a Shuswap resident who had been hit head on by an... | READ MORE

Aug 28, 2017

Claim Settles Prior to Trial Date for $250,000.00

An oil patch worker that lived in the Okanagan and commuted to northern Alberta retained Michael Yawney QC to pursue a claim for injuries suffered in... | READ MORE

Aug 01, 2017

BC Resident injured in Alberta Settles Claim for $250,000.00

Michael Yawney QC was retained by a BC resident injured in Alberta while driving home from fire fighting in Northern Alberta. He was a passenger in a... | READ MORE

Jul 26, 2017

Uninsured Vehicle Complicates Claim

A young university student from Kelowna retained Michael Yawney QC to represent her on a claim for injuries suffered while a passenger in a vehicle... | READ MORE

Jul 24, 2017

Claim Resolves for over $400,000.00 prior to Trial

A young man from Lumby, BC was rear ended at highway speed while driving in the Kootenays. The female driver that hit his vehicle, bending the frame,... | READ MORE

Jul 13, 2017

Husband and Wife from Alberta Pursue Claims in BC

An Alberta couple from Calgary were referred to Michael Yawney QC by an Alberta lawyer to pursue claims against an Alberta driver that hit them from... | READ MORE

Jun 23, 2017

Unique Claim Results in $300,000.00 Settlement

A middle aged woman from Enderby was involved in a significant collision on Hwy 97 when a young driver pulled out onto the highway in front of her... | READ MORE

May 17, 2017

T-Bone Collision Results in $250,000.00 Settlement

Michael Yawney QC represented a Vernon woman who was t-boned by an Alberta driver in a large pickup truck who pulled out of a side street onto Hwy 97... | READ MORE

May 11, 2017

Complicated Claim involving a US Vehicle and US Insurer

A young woman from Alberta was injured in an accident on Highway 97 between Salmon Arm and Vernon. She retained Michael Yawney QC to pursue her claim... | READ MORE

Apr 20, 2017

Judgement Exceeds ICBC Valuation

HARRIS vs. KRAUS

Ms. Harris was involved in a significant motor vehicle accident on May 27, 2012.  At the time, she was a young mother of two and was... | READ MORE

Mar 30, 2017

Nearly $350,000 Awarded, Far in Excess of ICBC Offer

LAFOND vs. MANDAIR

Larry Lafond retained James Cotter after he was injured in a motor vehicle accident which left him with chronic neck pain and... | READ MORE

Mar 31, 2017

Rear End Collision Resolves for $150,000.00 plus...

Michael Yawney QC was retained by a woman from Salmon Arm BC who was hit hard from behind on Highway 97 while stopped due to a left turning vehicle... | READ MORE

Mar 20, 2017

Claim Settled Prior to Trial

Senior Litigation Partner Michael Yawney QC was retained by a young woman in her early twenties who was struck as a pedestrian while walking home... | READ MORE