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Injury Lawyers for ICBC Claims and Other Injuries 

At Hemminger Law Group Westshore we are more than personal injury lawyers.

We are experienced legal professionals. We get results for people who have been injured.

We do not act for insurance companies. We only act for the injured.

We are here to help with getting you fair compensation.

Your first appointment is free 

Our highly-trained and effective legal team will help guide you towards your recovery. We will assist with you accessing the best treatment options for your specific injuries. We can help you get better. 

We want you to focus on your recovery. We, your injury lawyers, will take care of the legal stuff.

So, if you have a claim against ICBC, or another injury claim, come and see us.

Your first appointment with your injury lawyer at Hemminger Law Group Westshore is free.

By Val Hemminger, lawyer at the Hemminger Law Group Westshore

Come to Hemminger Law Group Westshore for legal advice about your personal injury lawsuit:


When You Get Hit Anyways Despite Being a Defensive Rider:  Your Motorcycle Accident Claim.

A great way to maintain rider safety is to ride defensively. Despite sometimes our best efforts, however, motorcycle accident claims happen. 


When choosing your motor vehicle injury lawyer for your claim -- you need a lawyer who does more for you 

Hiring your motor vehicle accident lawyer is a big decision. We get that. There are many very competent lawyers in the Greater Victoria area. What you need in addition to someone who will get you a good result, is also someone who will take that extra step and do more. Read about Anna, one of our clients at Hemminger Law Group Westshore


3 Things You May Not Know About When Hiring a Lawyer

Your Langord ICBC can be very helpful to your case if you have been injured in a collision. 



Hiring Your Personal Injury Accident Lawyer

Hiring your personal injury accident lawyer is a very big decision. Your lawyer and their legal team will be a significant asset to your claim. 



The statistics don't always tell the whole story about motorcycle accident victims.

The statistics lump all motorcycle accident riders into one category. Yet, when we take into account the age of a rider, whether or not they are on a sports bike, or whether or not they took a motorcycle riding course, all the statistics show a different picture.


Personal Injury Lawyer:  
Avoid these 6 Costly Mistakes When Hiring One

Hiring your personal injury lawyer is a big decision. You want to make sure you make sure you hire the right legal professional for the job. Here are six mistakes to avoid. 



So You Have Hired Your Lawyer, Now What? Personal Injury Steps

Now that you have hired your lawyer, this is what you can expect to happen with your case. At Hemminger Law Group Westshore, we keep you in the loop with respect to what is happening with your legal case every step of the way. That way you can focus on getting better. We will focus on getting you the most for your claim in terms of compensation.



Avoid These Top 10 Costly Mistakes That Inu Made -- So You Can Get the Best Results Possible for Your ICBC Claim

At Hemminger Law Group Westshore, your lawyer's job is to get you the most in damages as possible for your ICBC Claim. If you avoid these 10 mistakes, you will make things easier for you and for your lawyer.



Everything You Wanted to Know About the History of the Bicycle (and the bicycle accident claim) and were afraid to ask 

Because there are bicycles there are bicycle claims, but first let's read a little dandy history about the bike.



Bicycle Accident Lawyer - Because Sometimes the Crash Does Happen

Victoria is such an awesome city for bike riding. We have tons and tons of cyclists and even have roads busy enough with riders to have cycling "traffic." Sometimes, however, the crash does occur and for that you need a lawyer.



"He slipped on a banana peel and went for a ride . . . - slip and fall lawsuits - "Doh"

Sometimes we fall and wipe out. When this happens we can get hurt. Depending on the circumstances, the owner of the premises can be held liable for your injuries. 


ICBC Adjusters - Why They Are Not On Your Side 

ICBC Adjusters are not on your side. This is because they are in a hopeless conflict. They work for ICBC which is the company that is in the business of paying you as little money as possible for your injuries. 


Do you Need a Lawyer for Your ICBC Case?

We say you should at least talk to one as soon as possible. Read this article to find out why.


What happens if you have a pre-existing injury and you get hurt again? The courts call this the thin skull rule!

Our client Jordan, although he had neck pain, was doing just fine until the collision that changed everything.


ICBC Insurance and Us

So, like it or not, if you are a BC driver you are going to have ICBC Insurance. You are a customer of ICBC.


7 Top Mediation Tips for When You Mediate 


Susan's lawyers have recommended mediation for her personal injury lawsuit. These are the 7 top mediation tips to make sure Susan's mediation goes as well as possible. After all, she wants to get a good settlement and afford that whole court business. 


Do I need a lawyer for my personal injury case?

Sometimes when people are involved in a collision they don't know whether or not they need a lawyer. We say, go and talk to one. Even if it is not us. Find out how a lawyer can help you. 


Why you may not be able to rely on what the motor vehicle accident report from the police says. 

Are you concerned about a motor vehicle incident? We can help you prepare for questioning and help you achieve the best possible results in your accident experience.


Because half of $0.00 is $0.00 - sometimes you just gotta settle your slip and fall case. 

Are you concerned about a court date? This article explains how to relieve stress in the case of a Slip and Fall Settlement and recommends strategies for the best solution.


Too Broke for Treatment?  We Can Help!

When you are injured and need treatment not covered by the medical services plan of British Columbia, that is sometimes not possible to afford. At Hemminger Law Group Westshore we have a plan so that you can get the treatment that you need.


How to come prepared for your interview with your personal injury lawyer (because it is all about plaintiff litigation)

In plaintiff litigation, you need to make sure you fit with the personal injury lawyer you choose. This article will give you some questions you can ask your potential lawyer. Also, we at Hemminger Law Group Westshore say, follow your heart. Make sure the lawyer you choose is someone you feel good about working with. Contrary to popular belief, there are lots of lawyers out there who are not only great advocates, but also have huge hearts at the same time. 


Why we say mediation can be a great idea!

If you go to a mediation with your lawyer, you might settle your case. If you don't settle, it is still not a waste of time.