Major changes to the ICBC injury claim process came into effect on April 1, 2019. One of the most significant changes is the manner in which ICBC will be limiting payouts for pain and suffering with respect to minor injuries arising from a motor vehicle accident.  If your injuries are assessed as a ‘minor injury’ […]

ICBC injury claims after April 1, 2019


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MacIsaac & Company
#102 – 5070 Uplands Drive
Nanaimo, B.C.     V9T 6N1
T: 250-754-1295 / F: 250-753-7977
Port Alberni: 250-723-4611

John R Jordan* Retired (Partner)

B.Sc. (Physics) (UBC '77), LL.B. (UBC '81)
icbc personal injury lawyer Nanaimo

Areas of Practice

John Jordan’s practice included personal injury claims, and particularly serious head injury and other serious trauma and death claims, estate litigation, condominium law and general civil litigation. He is a member of the B.C. Trial Lawyers Association and the American Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Jordan participates in and financially supports many local charities. He is the executive director of the Salvation Army Pro Bono Legal Clinic, having instituted its creation, and supervises its operation; and is the president of the Vancouver Island Crisis Society.  Mr. Jordan is an avid windsurfer, golfer, skier/snowboarder and hockey player.

“I am proud to have been born in Nanaimo and to have represented seriously injured accident victims for over 30 years, applying negotiation and trial skills to achieve settlement and trial results in very difficult cases.”

* Personal Law Corporation

John Godfreyˆ (Partner)

B.A. (UBC ’71), LL.B. (UBC ’75)
John Godfrey ICBC injury lawyer

Areas of Practice

John Godfrey began the first two years of his career in law working as a prosecutor with the Ministry of the Attorney General before joining MacIsaac, Clark & Company in their Nanaimo office in 1978. Since 1986, John Godfrey has practised out of the Victoria office of MacIsaac & Company. A member of the British Columbia Bar and the B.C. Trial Lawyers Association, he services clients throughout British Columbia. John Godfrey’s practice is focused on civil litigation with emphasis in the area of injury claims, and particularly head injury and other serious trauma and death claims.

“Experience not only counts – it makes a difference. I am proud to have represented seriously injured clients for over 30 years.”

ˆ Law Corporation

Michael Pohorecky* (Partner)

B.A. (Honours) (Sask. ’80), LL.B. (Sask. ’84)

Areas of Practice

Michael Pohorecky is a member of the British Columbia Bar. He belongs to the Canadian Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia, and American Trial Lawyers Association. He was on the executive of the Victoria Bar Association for three years. His practice is focused on civil litigation, primarily injury claims. Mr. Pohorecky has helped clients throughout British Columbia and Alberta.

“As a long time commuter cyclist, I have a special concern for those injured while cycling.”

* Personal Law Corporation