Mr. Winnie joined the Seabolt Law Firm as an associate in 2018, and then joined HHBJS when the two firms merged in 2020. Mr. Winnie is in his third year of practice and has significant experience in the areas of complex commercial litigation, supply contract disputes, business torts, and shareholder and member disputes in closely-held corporations.
Mr. Winnie is experienced in all aspects of pre-trial litigation, including drafting and filing pleadings, discovery, motion practice, case evaluations, and mediations. Mr. Winnie also has experience in appellate courts, having drafted applications for leave to appeal, claims of appeal, and appellate motions. He regularly represents businesses and business owners in cases including contract disputes, fraud and inducement claims, fiduciary duty and shareholder oppression claims, and disputes involving breaches of operating agreements. Mr. Winnie regularly represents a wide array of businesses ranging from tier 1 automotive suppliers to construction companies to technology and pharmaceutical start-ups.
Mr. Winnie previously worked in the Congressional Office of John Dingell, in Dearborn, Michigan, where he managed and maintained relationships between the district office and the 15 cities and townships in the eastern half of that district.