Wesley Rogers

Wes Rogers is a partner with Rella Paolini Rogers. Wes was raised in Cranbrook and returned to his hometown in 2010 to practice law and raise his family. Prior to returning to the Kootenays, Wes practiced law in Calgary, Alberta, with one of Canada’s national law firms.

Wes’ law practice is exclusively in the area of personal injury law and motor vehicle accident claims. He only represents plaintiffs and focuses on cases involving mild and severe traumatic brain injuries (TBI) and significant orthopedic, spinal and psychological injuries. He also handles insurance claims that result from negligence on commercial and residential premises.

Areas of Practice

Professional & Civic Activities

  • Governor, Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia
  • Past Chair, Executive Committee, East Kootenay Foundation for Health
  • Past Chair, MRI Image of Health campaign
  • President, Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia
  • Member, Alberta Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member, Kootenay Bar Association
  • Presenter, End Distracted Driving Campaign

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Member, Law Society of British Columbia (2010)
  • Member, Law Society of Alberta (2009)

Professional Qualifications & Education

  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) (2008), University of Calgary
  • Bachelor of Management (2005) with Great Distinction, University of Lethbridge
    • Academic All Canadian – Track & Field


In February 2013 I was involved in an accident when a driver hit me on a crosswalk in Cranbrook. Wesley Rogers of Rella and Paolini agreed to act on my behalf when dealing with ICBC. I felt that he really went above and beyond the call of duty as he Read more…

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