Mr. Winters’ practice is currently concentrated in the fields of school law, employment law, civil rights and mediation. Over the course of his career, he has represented clients in asbestos, breast implant, pedicle screw, DES, Dalkon Shield and other pharmaceutical litigation, as well as in professional liability, ERISA, employment discrimination, governmental liability and special education cases. He has received Mediator training at the Center For Dispute Settlement in Washington, D.C.
Mr. Winters is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati, where he obtained his B.A. in 1970, M.A. in 1972 and J.D. in 1976. He was admitted to the Ohio Bar in 1976 and to the Kentucky Bar in 1995. He is also admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio, and the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky.
Mr. Winters served as law clerk to the Honorable Carl B. Rubin of the United States District Court for the Southern District Ohio. His writings include “Many Questions-Few Answers: Some Thoughts on the Meaning and Reach of Kerans v. Porter Paint Company”, Ohio Northern University Law Review, 1993 and “Congressional and Judicial Limits on Punitive Damages”, For The Defense, July, 2003.
Mr. Winters is a member of the Ohio Council of School Board Attorneys and the Cincinnati, Ohio and Kentucky Bar Associations. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, a Member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, and is listed among Ohio’s “Super Lawyers”. Mr. Winters has served on the Board of Trustees of the Wyoming Youth Services Bureau and on the City of Wyoming Recreation Commission. He was the President of the Wyoming City School District Board of Education from 2003 to 2006.