Daniel Winters is a New Jersey and New York trial attorney who represents major pharmaceutical, manufacturing and healthcare companies throughout the United States. Mr. Winters is well-versed in handling complex litigation matters, including product liability, False Claims Act (FCA) matters, expert challenges and plenary hearings. He also advises clients on issues regarding statute of limitations, consumer fraud, design defect and medical monitoring claims.
As part of his practice, Mr. Winters provides in-depth representation in both state and federal courts. He has litigated cases in 22 states and has experience as a national, regional and local counsel. Mr. Winters also defends products against lawsuits, and his representation has ranged from pharmaceuticals such as diet drugs, hormone replacement therapy, contraceptives or drug-eluting stents, to heavy machinery manufacturers in cases involving rock crushers and tractor-trailers.
In addition, Mr. Winters has successfully briefed and argued appeals in numerous courts, including the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second and Third Circuits, New Jersey Appellate Division, Supreme Court of New Jersey, Supreme Court of the State of New York Appellate Divisions and New York State Court of Appeals. Mr. Winters has been called upon to author amicus curiae briefs for issues such as medical monitoring and the application of presumptions in favor of U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved labeling.
Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Winters served as a judicial law clerk for the Hon. Daniel P. Mecca at the Superior Court in New Jersey. During law school, he was a staff writer for the Fordham Intellectual Property, Entertainment and Media Law Journal.