Bill’s practice is of a general nature, with an emphasis on Sexual Abuse Cases, Aboriginal Law, Collaborative Family Law, Mediation, Wills and Estates, Real Estate, Business Law and Civil Litigation.

  • Primary Practice Area

    Aboriginal Law

  • Services


    Aboriginal Law

    Litigation and Dispute Resolution

    Trusts, Estates and Fiduciary Obligations

    Property & Development



  • Education

    Bachelor of Arts, University of Manitoba, 1964
    Bachelor of Laws, University of Manitoba, 1969
    Certificate in Mediation, 1997

  • Bar Admissions

    Manitoba, 1970

  • Achievements

    Repeatedly selected by his peers to be included in the Best Lawyers in Canada for his work in Aboriginal Law.

    Named by Best Lawyers as the Winnipeg Lawyer of the Year in 2015 for Aboriginal Law

    Repeatedly recognized by Lexpert as a Leading Lawyer in Aboriginal Law

    Recognized in Best Lawyers 2021 Directory in Canada in the specialties of Aboriginal Law.

  • In the Community

    Former Chairperson of Collaborative and Family Law Manitoba

    Former Chairperson of the Board of Governors of the Addiction Foundation of Manitoba

    Former Committee Member of Sturgeon Creek United Church

    Former Member of the Board of Lake Winnipeg Foundation

    Former Director of the St. James Canadians Junior Hockey Club

    Former Director of Exchange District Business Improvement Zone

    Former Director of the St. James-Assiniboia Focus on Youth Inc.