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Profile:  Martindale-Hubbell AV rating.  Listed as one of the 15 Most Influential Black Lawyers in the United States, (Savoy magazine, August 2003).  Selected as one of nine attorneys nationwide for Forbes On-Air Magazine's.  "A Special Tribute to America's Best Lawyers," and as one of the Top Black Lawyers in LA by LA Focus 2007.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. White Collar Crime: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%

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  • Kevin K. Moghtanei

    Mr. McKesson is an excellent advocate for his clients. He has a stellar reputation and he is extremely professional. I have had the privilege of seeing him work firsthand, and he is truly masterful in the courtroom. Without hesitation, I endorse Mr. McKesson.

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Contact info

Winston K. McKesson

315 South Beverly Drive
Beverly Hills, CA, 90212

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive198211/20/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2015
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2014
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2011
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2010
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2009
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2007
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2006
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2005
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2004
Criminal Defense Attorney of The YearCentury City Bar Association2000
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
California Attorney for Criminal JusticeMember2007 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of CaliforniaMemberN/A
John M. Langston Bar Association of Los AngelesMemberN/A
Criminal Courts Bar AssociationBoard MemberN/A
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
Loyola Marymount UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1979