David L. Winnett

David L. Winnett

David L. Winnett is a trial attorney representing catastrophically injured plaintiffs. Having joined The Veen Firm’s Peters Trial Team in 2014, Mr. Winnett brings invaluable experience from his previous work on behalf of defendants. He was a partner at the defense firm Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP where he practiced for 13 years and tried cases involving employment matters, personal injuries and professional malpractice.

Articles written by this author:

Avoiding the voidable

Ensuring contingency fees and fee-sharing agreements are enforceable

David L. Winnett

2014 November


Legal malpractice: Proving the case-within-a-case

The critical element of a legal malpractice action is causation. This requires that a plaintiff prove the case-within-a-case

David L. Winnett

2015 November


Unintended death sentences

Unintended death sentences

Prosecuting prisoner suicide cases against the state when a loved one dies while in custody

David L. Winnett

2016 November