Winston has a diverse background in civil litigation including product liability, mass tort, fire and explosion, employment, toxic tort, and business litigation. A substantial portion of his practice relates to complex multi-party cases arising out of catastrophic losses and serial litigation. Winston has represented clients in state and federal courts located in at least 19 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. He has also represented clients in appellate matters before the Third, Fourth, Sixth, and Eleventh Federal Circuits, the U.S. Temporary Court of Appeals, as well as the Kentucky Court of Appeals and the Kentucky Supreme Court. Frost Brown Todd was selected as "The Outstanding Law Firm of the Year" by a Fortune 100 Company based on the performance of the Client Service Team which he chairs. He has been recognized as an outstanding litigation attorney by Chambers USA® America’s Leading Business Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America®, Kentucky Super Lawyers®, Benchmark Litigation®, and Litigation Counsel of America™. He is AV®. Rated by Martindale Hubbell®.
Before entering private practice, Winston was a Trial Attorney with the Civil Division of the United States Department of Justice in Washington D. C. He represented the United States in civil matters in the Federal District and Appellate Courts across the country. While in the Justice Department, Winston was awarded a "Special Commendation" for his outstanding service.