The Law Office of
Barry T. Winston



Since 1961, Attorney Barry T. Winston has been providing legal counsel to people when they need it most. At his firm, the Law Office of Barry T. Winston in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, we focus on two areas of law: criminal defense and personal injury. We provide aggressive criminal defense to clients charged with misdemeanors and felonies ranging from petty theft, underage drinking and disorderly conduct to aggravated DWI and first degree murder. We provide compassionate representation to clients who have been injured in all types of accidents, including car accidents, truck accidents, slip and falls, and accidents due to defective products. Our firm’s reputation is built upon more than 50 years of providing successful representation and obtaining favorable outcomes for our clients.

Do you need to speak with a lawyer about criminal charges or a personal injury? Please contact the Law Office of Barry T. Winston today to arrange your free consultation.

Preeminent Lawyer ● Board Certified as a Criminal Law Specialist

Barry Winston is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers and is AV® Peer Review Rated* by Martindale Hubbell. He is one of the most experienced attorneys in Chapel Hill and is Board Certified as a Criminal Law Specialist by the North Carolina State Bar. His range of expertise in criminal defense work extends from defending college students charged with simple drug possession to defending clients facing the death penalty in capital murder cases.

If You Are Facing Criminal Charges:

If you or a family member is facing criminal charges, such as DWI/DUI or other alcohol-related offenses, drug charges, domestic violence, allegations of a white collar crime such as embezzlement, or a probation violation charge, you want an experienced attorney to advocate on your behalf. Attorney Winston provides experienced criminal defense for a variety of misdemeanor and felony charges. He thoroughly investigates and analyzes all evidence to advance his clients’ defense.

If You Have Been Injured:

If you or a family member has been injured by the negligence of another person or entity, our firm can help. We stand up for the rights of people who have been injured in car accidents and trucking accidents, by defective products, and on dangerous properties. We pursue compensation for economic and non-economic losses such as current and future medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering.

Our legal experience has helped many people with issues involving criminal defense and personal injury. Contact us today to learn how we can help you.

*CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies.

Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.