Nixon Wenger Lawyers LLP

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Recent Decisions and Settlements

May 01, 2018

Petitioners Seek to Have Logging Cutting Permit Quashed

Penner v. British Columbia (Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations)

We represent Sechelt Community Projects Inc which operates as Sechelt... | READ MORE

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