After an injury it can be difficult to find a legal team that has the experience necessary to make you feel that your personal injury claim will be properly prepared, quantified and presented to the insurance company or trial judge. At Warnett Hallen, we understand the decision to hire a lawyer can be stressful. This is especially so when you are already dealing with the pain and stress associated with an injury and recovery. Dealing with the insurance companies on your own can add to this stress.
The legal team at Warnett Hallen has the experience necessary to handle all aspects of a personal injury claim, big or small. We want you to feel comfortable with your decision to hire the experienced personal injury lawyers at Warnett Hallen LLP.
The Wealth of Experience at Warnett Hallen LLP
Our senior lawyers have over 50 years of combined experience handling personal injury claims.
PAUL WARNETT, Partner
Paul Warnett’s calm demeanor is befitting of his vast experience as a personal injury lawyer and trial lawyer representing clients before the Provincial and Supreme Courts of British Columbia, and the Court of Appeal of British Columbia. From general injuries to slip and fall accidents to his interest in catastrophic claims including both brain and spinal injuries, Paul navigates insurance companies and the legal labyrinth of ICBC to ensure the best outcomes for his clients.
Paul attended Simon Fraser University where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree. He then went to the University of British Columbia where he obtained his law degree before being called to the Bar of British Columbia in 2001. His professional accreditations include: Member of the Law Society of British Columbia, Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia, and the Vancouver Bar Association. He has lectured on trial preparation in Provincial Court and on Damages in Personal Injury for the Continuing Legal Education Society of BC.
Paul is motivated to seek the best possible outcome for each and every client that puts their trust in Warnett Hallen. He knows how to explain the legal proceedings in a way that demystifies the steps taken in a lawsuit so that clients can understand what to expect along the way.
MANJOT HALLEN, Partner
Manjot S. Hallen is an active member of various legal associations and takes the time to pass on his extensive knowledge of the law by presenting at conferences and educational institutions. Manjot also uses his position in the legal community to actively champion causes close to his heart, such as eradicating distracted driving and Alzheimer’s disease.
In addition to his many contributions to the law, Manjot is involved in the Liberal Party of Canada. Over the last 17 years, he has been the Nominations Chair, Organization Chair, and Vice President of Liberal Party of Canada (BC), and in March 2016 he was honoured to be the first Indo-Canadian elected as the President of the Liberal Party of Canada in British Columbia.
Manjot was awarded the Outstanding Student Entrance Scholarship at University of British Columbia where he completed a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 2001. He then graduated from Queen’s University in 2004 with a Bachelor of Law. At Queen’s, Manjot also received the Newton Rowell Entrance Scholarship, which is awarded to students who demonstrate academic excellence and a commitment to public service. Manjot also worked in public service assisting several federal cabinet ministers before being called to the bar in 2005 and working for a number of reputable and high profile Vancouver law firms.
Manjot is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, the Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia and the South Asian Bar Association (BC). He has also presented at the Trial Lawyers Association of BC’s Soft Tissue Injury Conference as well as various Continuing Legal Education seminars and has also made presentations to the medical community.
Manjot has high standards of client service and encourages these ideals to his staff to ensure every client receives fair compensation. This is demonstrated in many success stories, online reviews and successes at trial. Most telling – the firm is primarily a referral-based business and this is a testament to his clients’ and professional colleagues’ confidence and high regard in Warnett Hallen.
MARK LYONS, Senior Counsel
Mark Lyons is one of Vancouver’s most experienced personal injury lawyers, and he has brought his talents to Warnett Hallen.
Prior to joining the firm, Mark was a founding partner and lead personal injury lawyer at Klein Lyons, a well-known and long established personal injury and class action firm. Mark has represented thousands of plaintiffs who have been injured in car accidents in British Columbia. He has obtained client compensation for a full range of personal injury claims totaling millions of dollars including catastrophic claims with traumatic brain injuries, severe disfigurement, internal injuries and permanent disabilities. Mark has successfully resolved several claims for over $1,000,000 in compensation.
Mark is a firm believer in supporting his community and is an active supporter of Drop It And Drive, MADD, Canadian Alzheimer’s Society, the Heart and Stroke Foundation and the Canadian Cancer Society.
Vancouver Personal Injury Lawyers
An accident can have a detrimental impact on your overall quality and enjoyment of life and ability to earn an income. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident or slip and fall accident, the personal injury lawyers at Warnett Hallen LLP are here to help obtain the compensation you deserve.
The car accident lawyers at Warnett Hallen never defend ICBC or the insurance companies. We represent injured claimants only.
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