Bio

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

  • Primary Practice Area

    Indigenous Law

  • Practice Areas

    Indigenous Law

    Litigation and Dispute Resolution

    Corporate and Commercial Law

    Family

    Property & Development

    Trusts, Estates and Fiduciary Obligations

  • 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

  • In the Community

    Former Member of the Board of Lake Winnipeg Foundation

    Former Director of Exchange District Business Improvement Zone

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

    Former Director of the St. James Canadians Junior Hockey Club

    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