Born in Philadelphia, Mr. Winston attended Pennsylvania State University and earned his B.A. in Sociology from Temple University, graduating cum laude with honors in 1990. He then received his J.D. from Nova Southeastern University Law School in 1994.
Before joining forces with John K. Lawlor in 1998, Mr. Winston gained experience working with two South Florida insurance defense firms. Mr. Winston’s practice focuses on personal injury including wrongful death and professional liability, representing physicians and lawyers in malpractice and ethics matters. He is dedicated to protecting the rights of individuals and assisting families of loved ones who have been injured through the negligence of others. Mr. Winston is an active Eagle member of the Florida Justice Association, the American Association for Justice, the Broward County Justice Association and the Broward County Bar Association.
Mr. Winston is admitted to practice before all Florida courts and the United States 11th
Circuit Court of Appeals. He has been recognized for his excellence in the representation of injured clients by admission to the Million Dollar Advocates
Forum and is AV Rated by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
Florida Bar, 1994
U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
Temple University, B.A.
Graduated Cum Laude, with Honors
Honors & Awards:
Admitted to practice before all Florida courts
AV Rated by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
Lifetime member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Super Laywers 2010-2014
Miami Area Top 100 Lawyers
Professional Association & Memberships:
Eagle member of the Florida Justice Association
Member of the Broward County Justice Association (Officer 2004-2009)
President of the Broward County Justice Association (Present)
Member of the American Association for Justice
Past Chair of the Florida Bar’s Grievance Committee 17D (2004-2005)
Member of the Florida Bar’s Grievance Committee 17A (2008-2011)
Florida Bar Fee Arbitrator/Grievance Mediator (2005-Present)
Volunteer Guardian ad litem for abused and neglected children in Broward County, Florida (1993-2004)
Member, West Broward YMCA’s Charity Outreach Committee (2008-2009)
The law firm of Lawlor Winston provides the very best representation to their clients – ensuring they are represented to the highest and most effective levels, focusing on protecting the rights of individuals and families. Practice areas include Catastrophic Personal Injury including Wrongful Death, Auto Accidents, Premises Liability, Insurance Bad Faith Disputes, Professional Malpractice, Commercial Litigation, Maritime/Admiralty, Labor & Employment Disputes and ERISA Claims. The firm is headquartered at 2211 Davie Blvd, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312. They may be contacted at (954) 525-2345. Additional information about Lawlor Winston may be obtained from the Firm's website at www.LawlorWinston.com.