Acheson Whitley Sweeney Foley is a leading British Columbia personal injury law firm with offices in Victoria and Courtenay.
We represent people who have been injured in motor vehicle accidents, slip and falls, or by defective products.
We always represent the injured person, never the insurance company.
We are committed to the highest standards of quality, integrity and responsiveness to your needs.
Our team will make your physical and economic recovery our first priority.
We are a plaintiff's only personal injury law firm.
We have years of experience dealing with complex medical injuries with a particular focus on brain injury cases.
Our offices are conveniently located in
downtown Victoria, BC.
Knowledge of injury impacts, careful trial preparation and experience are the keys to our success.
We have significant trial experience but we also help clients resolve cases through mediation and negotiation.
Your best interests are our priority.
Experienced and responsive, our team is committed to your economic and physical recovery.
We’re on your side.
Personal injury lawsuits arising from motor vehicle collisions rarely proceed to trial. However, when they do the plaintiff’s credibility is of critical importance.
In Curry v. Powar, 2015 BCSC 610, the Plaintiff sought compensation for the following injuries arising from a …
The Motor Vehicle Act of British Columbia governs the duties of pedestrians and motorists in a crosswalk controlled by flashing yellow lights that is not at an intersection.
Section 131 (4) states:
When rapid intermittent flashes of yellow light are …
In most instances, there are settlement negotiations before a case goes to trial. Those negotiations can be informal and/or formal. The difference between an informal offer and a formal offer is whether or not they can be brought to the …