William G. Haight
William (Bill) G. Haight is a partner in the Winnipeg law firm of Duboff Edwards Haight & Schachter. His primary areas of practice include Professional Regulation, Administrative and Health Law as well as Commercial, Civil, Insurance and Criminal Defence Litigation.
Bill serves as legal counsel to a number of professional regulators providing advice in many areas including investigation, discipline, registration and policy. He also frequently represents members’ interests before a number of professional regulators.
Called to the Manitoba Bar in 1987, Bill has since gained comprehensive trial, appellant and administrative tribunal experience. Bill has served as guest lecturer at the University of Manitoba Faculty of Law in Remedies and as a group instructor for Oral Advocacy. He is also a member of the Discipline Committee of the Law Society of Manitoba and the Civil Litigation Subsection of the Manitoba Bar Association.
A Life Bencher of the Law Society of Manitoba, Bill has served as Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson on a number of committees including Complaints Investigation, Discipline, the Reimbursement Claims Fund and Admission and Education. He also served as a member of the CEO Selection and Professional Liabilities Claim Fund Committees.
A strong supporter of accessible independent living for people with disabilities, Bill has served as a member of the Board of Directors and Chairperson of Ten Ten Sinclair Inc., a Winnipeg non-profit corporation. Bill also spent many years as a member of the Leadership Committee for the United Way of Winnipeg.