We have the knowledge and determination to protect your legal interests and ensure you receive fair compensation for your injuries and loss.
  • John L. Mickelson
    Principal
    jmickelson@jmlawcorp.com
    John L. Mickelson
    Principal

    jmickelson@jmlawcorp.com

    John Mickelson has been practicing law since 1982. He practiced in California from 1982 to 1983. In 1984 John went into private practice.

    John primarily focuses on personal injury claims including motor vehicle, motorcycle, bicycle and pedestrian accidents. He has handled numerous brain and severe spinal cord injury claims and recovered millions of dollars in compensation on behalf of his clients.

    John is a member of the Trial Lawyers Association, the California Bar Association and the BC Bar Association. He is also a member of the Association of Surfing Lawyers and has surfed all over the world including Peru, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Morocco, Indonesia and Samoa; to name a few.

    John is married with one teenage daughter. John also is a sports enthusiast. He is an avid cyclist who commutes daily to work by bike. He also loves to snowboard, ski and surf.

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  • David J. Stuart
    Associate Counsel
    dstuart@jmlawcorp.com
    David J. Stuart
    Associate Counsel

    dstuart@jmlawcorp.com

    David Stuart has been a practicing lawyer since 1969. He was managing partner at Swinton & Company from 1975 to 1992 when he opened David J. Stuart & Associates. David has litigated several brain injury, quadriplegia and paraplegia cases. He has conducted over 100 jury trials. David has lectured for Continuing Legal Education and the Trial Lawyers both in Vancouver and the United States. David is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, member and Past President of the B.C. Trial Lawyers Association and was the Governor of the US Trial lawyers. David has served as President of Tennis B.C.; Richmond Country Club, and Trial Lawyers Association of B.C. He is married with three daughters. He is an avid tennis and golf player.

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  • Heather Bains
    Associate
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    Heather Bains
    Associate

    hbains@jmlawcorp.com

    Heather is an experienced personal injury lawyer with over five years of experience in helping clients reach fair settlements. Heather focuses her practice on helping those who have been injured in motor vehicle accidents or slip and fall accidents.

    Through her practice, Heather has developed a network of resources and professionals to support her clients whether it is through medical diagnosis, physical rehabilitation or psychological support.

    Heather also provides practical advice and litigation support for clients with applications for or disputes with short or long-term disability benefit providers.

    Heather has appeared at the British Columbia Supreme Court and Court of Appeal and is a member of the Trial Lawyers of British Columbia.

    Heather is married and enjoys biking to work with her office dog “Charlie”.

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  • Sukhmani Dhaliwal
    Associate
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    Sukhmani Dhaliwal
    Associate

    sdhaliwal@jmlawcorp.com

    Sukhmani started practicing Law in 2016. She has conducted Personal Injury trials in Supreme Court of British Columbia recovering over half a million dollars in compensation for her clients.

    Her focus is assisting individuals injured in motor vehicle collisions and slips and falls.

    She is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia, Canadian Bar Association and the Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia.

    Sukhmani is married and has a pet fish. Her hobbies include swimming, food blogging and candle making to name a few.

    Sukhmani is also fluent in Punjabi and Hindi.

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  • Charlene Andrew
    Paralegal
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    Charlene Andrew
    Paralegal

    candrew@jmlawcorp.com

    Charlene Andrew has extensive experience working in motor vehicle accident and personal injury claims. Prior to joining John Mickelson Law Corporation, she worked for other major personal injury law firms in Vancouver.

    She graduated from Capilano University with a Diploma in Paralegal Studies in 2004 and is currently working towards her degree. She is an active member of Amici Curiae, a volunteer Paralegal group that works with Access Pro Bono providing legal assistance to low income individuals. She is a member of the Canadian Paralegal Institute.

    Charlene has four daughters and four granddaughters that she enjoys spending time with. She has a creative nature with interests in photography, gardening, crafting. She enjoys active leisure activities such as golfing, hiking and cycling.

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  • April De Vito
    Accountant
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    April De Vito
    Accountant

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    April is a Certified General Accountant with over 25 years of experience. She specializes in accounting for Law Practices.

    April has been with our team for three years.

    She is an avid reader and world traveler.

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  • Rene Sheppard
    Paralegal
    rsheppard@jmlawcorp.com
    Rene Sheppard
    Paralegal

    rsheppard@jmlawcorp.com

    Rene has been employed in the legal field since 1989 in all areas of law.

    She graduated from Vancouver Community College with a paralegal certificate in 2000 and worked at numerous law firms from small to large firms before joining John Mickelson Law Corporation in January 2008.

    Her hobbies include downhill skiing, walking, gardening and spending time with her family.

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  • Sarah Shilling
    Paralegal
    Sarah Shilling
    Paralegal

    Sarah graduated the Paralegal Certificate program from Vancouver Community College in March 2017 and has over 4 years’ experience working in personal injury law. Her hobbies include reading, gardening, cooking, hiking and snowboarding.

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  • Madison Orge
    Legal Administrative Assistant
    Madison Orge
    Legal Administrative Assistant

    Madison is a legal administrative assistant whose responsibilities include managing files and office administration. Madison will be continuing her education and is enrolled in a paralegal program. She enjoys going to the gym, reading and spending time with her family.

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  • Melanie Yee
    Receptionist
    Melanie Yee
    Receptionist

    Melanie has over 5 years of experience working in administration. Her responsibilities include file management and office administration. She is an avid adventurer, enjoys kickboxing, riding her motorcycle around the city and taking it to the race track during the summer.

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Our Team

Our lawyers have over 75 years of combined experience. Our support staff is highly skilled and knowledgeable.

Protecting Your legal interests

We have the knowledge and determination to protect your legal interests and ensure you receive fair and equitable compensation for your injuries and loss. Our personal injury law firm has successfully obtained compensation for thousands of clients.

Let us deal with ICBC

It is difficult and time consuming to make the best presentation of your claim to the insurance company so you can obtain the maximum compensation for your injuries. John Mickelson Law Corporation is a Vancouver based law firm which focuses primarily on ICBC and personal injury claims.

Our lawyers handle a variety of claims including:

  • ICBC claims
  • Traumatic brain injury claims
  • Motorcycle & Bicycle accidents
  • Injuries from defective products
  • Whiplash
  • Slip and falls
  • Occupier’s liability claims
  • Property insurance
  • Life insurance disputes
  • Dog bites

Our personal injury law firm
has successfully obtained compensation
for thousands of clients.

CALL US TODAY: 604 684 0040

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