October 24, 2017

Brian B. Winegar

Brian brings his healthcare background to the firm, working on medical device and pharmaceutical litigation including DePuy ASR and Pinnacle hip replacements, transvaginal mesh, ConforMIS knee replacements, Bard and Cook IVC filters, Xarelto, and Humira. The week Brian became an attorney, he gave closing statements in a successful wrongful death case in his hometown of Beaumont, Texas. The verdict was listed by Texas Lawyer as one of the top three medical malpractice verdicts of 2012. Brian was also part of the team that received a $2.24 million verdict for a client against Abbvie Pharmaceuticals in Cook County Circuit Court in Chicago, Illinois, after more than two years of litigation. In federal court, Brian sat second counsel chair in a negligence case that received a unanimous $1.85 million verdict for a client who was shot in the leg at a hunting camp.

In his spare time, Brian volunteers for the HBA Special Olympics Committee, Cub Scouts, and is active in supporting Meadow Wood Elementaryand St. John Vianney Catholic Church. Brian and his wife Cate have four children.