Mr. Winicov’s law office is based in West Chester, Pennsylvania. He received his undergraduate degree from Wake Forest University, cum laude and his J.D. in 1986 from Catholic University School of Law. He was admitted to the Pennsylvania and Federal District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania bars in 1986
Following law school Mr. Winicov worked as an Assistant Public Defender in Chester County, Pennsylvania from 1987 until 1991. After leaving the Public Defender's Office, Mr. Winicov practiced union side labor law with a law firm in Philadelphia. There he handled a variety of labor issues before the National Labor Relations Board and in Federal Court. In 1993 Mr. Winicov returned to Chester County and established his own law firm. His law practice handles personal injury and criminal matters for clients in Chester County, Delaware County, Montgomery County and Philadelphia County.
Mr. Winicov is a local, born and raised in Pennsylvania, and between his expansive experience and his friendly demeanor, he is certainly someone who you can trust to fight for your case. He works in two of the largest counties in Pennsylvania: Delaware County and Chester County, with populations of 559,494 and 503,897 respectively.
Attorney John P. Winicov has helped clients throughout most of Chester County. Chester County is the sixth largest county in Pennsylvania and Mr. Winicov has worked with clients in the following towns: Avondale, Birmingham, Chesterbrook, Coatesville, Cochranville, Devon, Downingtown, Exton, Honey Brook, Kennett Square, Lionville, Malvern, Oxford, Paoli, Parkesburg, Phoenixville, Thorndale, West Chester, West Grove, and Westwood.
Mr. Winicov has also worked with clients in Delaware County, the fifth largest county in Pennsylvania. The bulk of his clients have come from the following towns: Birmingham, Broomall, Chadds Ford, Concord, Edgmont, Glen Mills, Havertown, Marple, Media, Middletown, Newtown Square, and Thornbury.
Attorney John Winicov is a longstanding member of the Chester County Bar Association and an alumnus of the Catholic University School of America, Columbus School of Law and of Wake Forest University. Mr. Winicov is a skilled attorney in both criminal and civil areas of the law. His three main practice areas are personal injury, employee rights, and criminal defense. He has over 20 years of experience in each of these three areas.
He is dedicated to assisting individuals in their civil suits and ensuring that they are awarded the fairest amount of damages possible. Attorney Winicov has litigated civil suits dealing with various types of accidents, including: auto accidents, bicycle accidents, and pedestrian accidents. He has also handled slip-and-fall accidents, dog bites, products liability cases, wrongful death, medical malpractice, and cases of nursing home abuse and neglect, which have yielded excellent results.
His employee rights experience has largely been with unskilled laborers, such as farmworkers and other vulnerable and exploited individuals. He has successfully handled claims for unpaid wages, overtime and benefits, unemployment, and workers’ compensation.
He also does his best to make sure that those charged with a criminal offense receive a fair trial. In addition to civil areas of the law, Mr. Winicov has provided criminal defense for individuals charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and Driving Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance. He has litigated hundreds of felonies, misdemeanors, and juvenile cases, as well as criminal appeals.
If you need an experienced lawyer to help with your claim, then you should contact attorney John P. Winicov. He will provide you with aggressive representation and handle your case with the care it deserves. Contact us online or call us at 610-692-2096 to schedule your initial consultation.