Nixon Wenger Lawyers LLP

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Recent Decisions and Settlements

Mar 21, 2018

Over $230,000.00 Award in Damages

Sommerville v. Munro

Mr. Sommerville was involved in a significant head-on collision on November 23, 2015.  At that time he was retired from his work... | READ MORE

Mar 21, 2018

Rear End Collision Claim Resolves for $180,000.00

Michael Yawney QC was retained by a Lumby, BC resident in her late 50's to help her with her claim for injuries from a rear end accident on a... | READ MORE

Mar 18, 2018

Rear End Accident Results in $590,000.00 Claim

A Vernon woman in her thirties was referred to Mr. Yawney by her father after she was involved in a rear end accident. Her vehicle was written off and... | READ MORE

Mar 16, 2018

Motorcycle Accident Settles Prior to Trial for $275,000.00 plus costs

A 62 year old man was referred to Michael Yawney QC by a friend for assistance with an injury claim arising from an accident where a vehicle hit him... | READ MORE

Mar 06, 2018

Accident Claim Settles Prior to Trial for $150,000.00 plus costs

Michael Yawney QC was retained by a health care admin assistant from Armstrong BC to help her with a claim for injuries in an accident where a vehicle... | READ MORE

Feb 28, 2018

Soft Tissue Injuries Result in a Settlement of over $95,000.00

Michael Yawney QC and Allyson Edwards assisted a young lady from Vernon who suffered soft tissue injuries in an accident where she was a passenger in... | READ MORE

Feb 15, 2018

Injured Sisters Settle Claims for $950,000.00

Mr. Yawney was retained by Alberta lawyers to assist in pursuing claims for two sisters injured as passengers involved in an accident in British... | READ MORE

Jan 23, 2018

A Seriously Injured Passenger with a Moderate Brain Injury

Michael Yawney QC was retained by a Vernon woman who was seriously injured while a passenger in a vehicle.  Mr. Yawney was actively involved in... | READ MORE

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