Las Vegas, NV/Press/July 12, 2018 – David J. Winterton, Founder and Senior Counsel of David J. Winterton & Associates Ltd., was selected for inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America 2018-2019 edition of The Who’s Who Directories.
“I became an attorney because of my interest in real estate and business, and discovered my passion for bankruptcy, but mostly because I wanted to help people and make a difference in their lives.” – David J. Winterton
David J. Winterton & Associates is a small law firm that takes a personal and professional approach to every client and case. We want you to feel as comfortable as possible from start to finish in your legal matters. When you hire our firm you become part of our family. David J. Winterton & Associates is one of the most well-respected law firms in Southern Nevada. As a top Las Vegas bankruptcy attorney, David Winterton has been practicing law for over 30 years with experience in legal matters that rival even the largest firms in Las Vegas. Our small size gives our clients the personal and individual attention that they need so that together we make a very successful team.
David J. Winterton, Senior Counsel, has been practicing law for over 30 years. He focuses primarily in the areas of bankruptcy, corporate structuring, corporate reorganization, real property law, and civil litigation.
In addition, he was the lead attorney for the Unsecured Creditors’ Committee for the Aladdin and Riviera. Which means he collectively represented hundreds of unsecured creditors as a whole. He was also one of the lead bankruptcy attorneys for the debtor, Maxim Hotel & Casino, as well as many other multi-million dollar corporations. Whether you’re a large corporation or an individual needing simple legal advice, Mr. Winterton’s expertise expands to cover all clients and legal needs.
Mr. Winterton has successfully obtained millions of dollars awarded to his clients, including a jury verdict of $10.8 million in a real estate case. Additionally, he has considerable experience representing bankruptcy clients in litigation, and he has also represented numerous homeowners and homeowners’ associations.
Mr. Winterton is also a Certified Arbitrator within the Court Annexed Mandatory Arbitration Program and has served as an arbitrator in approximately 150 cases. This experience has given him an edge when going to trial because he completely understands where a judge may be coming from. He has also lectured at various seminars accredited by the State Bar of Nevada and the American Bar for continuing legal education. He is also the originator and first president of the Bankruptcy Section of the State Bar of Nevada.
Mr. Winterton graduated from Brigham Young University with a B.A. in Business and Finance (1981) and received his J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law (1985). He is a member of the State Bar of Nevada and the Utah State Bar, US District Courts for the Districts of Nevada and Utah and the United States Supreme Court, received The 10 Best Client Satisfaction Award to David J. Winterton Recognizing Excellence Among Clients from the American Institute of Bankruptcy 2017-2018, America’s Most Honored Professionals Award to David J. Winterton,The 2015-2018 Top Lawyer AVVO Rating, recognizing that David J. Winterton has been widely recognized by the legal community for excellent professional conduct and experience.
Mr. Winterton is respected in his field for his expertise. Most clients would describe him as having a calming influence that brings a sense of assurance and peace during their most difficult struggles. In his free time, Mr. Winterton enjoys running, golfing, traveling and serving with the Boy Scouts of America. He is an avid sports fan, and enjoys attending sporting and cultural events with his wife and two daughters.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.
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