In The News

John D. Winer and the cases of Winer, McKenna, Burritt & Tillis LLP have been featured in many newspaper articles and TV and radio news shows. In addition, Mr. Winer has appeared on numerous local and national radio call-in and talk shows as well as television talk shows.

Further, cases that Mr. Winer has handled and Mr. Winer’s work have been featured in numerous nationally published books.

Many stories and articles involving Winer, McKenna, Burritt & Tillis LLP can be found on the Internet.

Latest News:

Professor files for defamation in lawsuit

WMBT’s John Winer spoked with the Daily Journal regarding JAMS

WMBT sues Holiday Inn Express for Sexual Harassment and Wrongful Termination

John Winer mentioned in Daily Journal article: Outside Investigations of Harassment Have Pros and Cons

Partner Alexis McKenna Testifies at State Capitol in Support of a Bill Banning Secret Settlements

John Winer Quoted in ABC 10 Article: Speaking up About Sexual Harassment, Assault Risky for Women

John Winer Quoted in the Wall Street Journal:  “Harassment Complaints Mount, But Successful Suits Remain Elusive”

“The number of inquiries hitting California attorney John Winer’s office each week has risen sharply since the Harvey Weinstein scandal broke.

Women who endured unwanted touching at work, gay men harassed by co-workers, and others who say they were terminated for reporting inappropriate behavior have all asked him to consider taking their cases. 

But because of hurdles in the laws meant to protect workers from harassment, many of the inbound calls won’t become lawsuits. “We’re getting a lot of cases we just can’t bring,” said Mr. Winer. To some potential clients who say they are finally ready to have their day in court, “I have to tell them their day is passed.”

John Winer Quoted in Los Angeles Daily News Article: Will harassment allegations against Mendoza, Bocanegra cost them re-election?”

John Winer quoted in Bustle Article: “How Is Sexual Harassment Defined? Here’s What You Need To Know”

Shawn Tillis, Associate, was recently featured in The Bar Association of San Francisco’s Fall 2017 San Francisco Attorney magazine. View Cover

Alexis McKenna was a featured speaker at the Alameda County Bar Association (ACBA) recently. She spoke on the topic of Assessing, Bolstering and Attacking Witness Credibilty for the Labor and Employment Sections. This presentation took place at Scott’s Seafood Jack London Square in Oakland, CA, on October 16, 2015, and was part of the ACBA’s 6th Annual Labor and Employment Symposium.

Women say harassment just wouldn’t stop at Northern California winery…

Family of Hit-and-Run Victim Sues Sacramento, School District, Contractors

Some of the most significant newspaper, television, radio, talk show, Internet and book appearances are listed below.

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