B.A., J.D., Duke University; Judge, Superior Court of the District of Columbia
Judge Winston was appointed to the Superior Court of the District of Columbia in 1994 by President Clinton. She is currently assigned to the civil II calendar of the court, and has also served rotations in the family division, domestic violence unit, and the criminal division. Before her appointment to the Superior Court, Judge Winston served as a faculty member at the Southeast Regional Program of the National Institute of Trial Advocacy. She has lectured extensively on topics related to criminal law and trial advocacy, and is a frequent guest faculty member at the Harvard University Law School Trial Advocacy workshop.