William G. Neen - Whitelaw Twining Law Corporation

William G. Neen

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Email: bneen@wt.ca
Phone: 604-891-7203

Bill Neen's practice includes general insurance litigation. He focuses on products liability claims, fire claims with a special interest in fraud-related cases, business loss, and construction litigation.

Bill has been counsel on many cases before the Supreme Court of British Columbia, the Supreme Court of the Yukon and the British Columbia Court of Appeal. He also has extensive experience in mediations.

Bill is a past Managing Director of Whitelaw Twining, and he leads the firm's Product Liability Group.

Bill's cases have included:

  • the successful defence of a product liability case involving a significant loss at a chemical storage facility
  • the prosecution of numerous surrogated actions including a fire loss arising out of design and construction deficiencies
  • numerous successful resolutions of leaky building litigation through mediation
  • the successful defence of a fraudulent property claim requiring evidence to be garnered in France and Germany the defence of several arson cases
Bill is currently handling a variety of files including class action litigation, food poisoning files, fire and other subrogation's and defences, as well as coverage opinions and litigation.

University of British ColumbiaBA 1984University of British ColumbiaLL.B 1985
Whitelaw Twining Law CorporationCanadian Litigation Counsel - Products Liability SeminarCanadian Bar Association Insurance Law, Civil Litigation, and Class Action SectionsTrial Lawyers Association of British ColumbiaDefence Research InstituteInternational Association of Arson InvestigatorsNational Association of Subrogation ProfessionalsCalled to the Yukon Territory BarCalled to the British Columbia Bar

Office Location

200 Granville Street, Suite 2400
Vancouver, BC V6C 1S4

Practice Areas

Construction Law
Insurance Law