Winston Kirby

Bar Admissions:

  • North Carolina

Winston S. Kirby


Attorney Winston S. Kirby is a member of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, an association of legal professionals working to protect people’s rights through community, education and advocacy. His areas of practice include product liability, automobile negligence, catastrophic injury and wrongful death.

Winston is the third generation of the Kirby family to provide legal services to citizens of North Carolina. He follows in the footsteps of his grandfather, J. Russell Kirby, a former attorney and state senator who began practicing law in 1948, and his father, David Kirby, an admired member of the North Carolina legal community for over 38 years. He took an early interest in the study of law, and has worked for various attorneys in the Raleigh area since he was 16 years old.

Winston is an active member of the North Carolina Bar, The Tenth Judicial District Bar, The North Carolina Advocates for Justice and The Wake County Bar Association. In his free time, he enjoys college basketball, playing golf and duck hunting.

Winston is a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.A. ’11) and Campbell Law School (J.D. ’15). During law school, he was a member of the Campbell Law Innocence Project, which is dedicated to exonerating wrongly convicted people and reforming the criminal justice system to prevent future injustice. In his final year, Winston externed at the Wake County District Attorney’s Office where he prosecuted criminal infractions. He also attended the Academy of the Advocate in St. Andrews, Scotland, an advanced trial advocacy school where he was honored for giving the best closing argument.

  • Products liability
  • Automobile negligence
  • Catastrophic injury
  • Wrongful death
  • $5.35 million settlement for law enforcement officer killed in tractor-trailer wreck.
  • $3.75 million settlement for worker injured when struck by a truck.
  • All available insurance coverage for motorcyclist injured in crash.
  • $1 million settlement for woman injured by falling into open elevator shaft.


These results cannot be used to predict success in future cases.  All cases are different and must be judged on their own facts.