State bar #106068
|Admission Details||1982, California; 1983, U.S. District Court, Central District of California and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit|
|Education||Loyola Marymount University, B.A.;
University of California School of Law at Los Angeles, J.D.
Recipient, 2000 Century City Bar Association Criminal Defense Attorney of the Year.
Named Southern California "Super Lawyer" 2004-2014.
Listed as one of the 15 most influential Black Lawyers in the United States in Savoy Magazine August 2003.
Selected by: Forbes On-Air Magazine, "One of nine lawyers profiled as a tribute to the great American Lawyer" 2005-2006.
Board Member of the Criminal Courts Bar Association.
|Award Name||Granting Organization||Date|
|Super Lawyers Award||Southern California Super Lawyers - For 14 consecutive years Winston K. McKesson has been voted Super Lawyer of the year in Southern California.||2004-2018|
|Criminal Defense Attorney of The Year||Century City Bar Association voted Winston K. McKesson criminal defense attorney of the year in 2000.||2000|
|Savoy Magazine||Savoy Magazine - Listed as one of the 15 most influential Black Lawyers in the United States||2003|
|Forbes Magazine||Forbes Magazine - One of nine lawyers profiled as a tribute to the great American Lawyer.||2005|
|Martindale - Hubbell Awards||Martindale - Hubbell Awards for 10 years|
|JERRY GIESLER AWARD||Jerry Giesler Memorial Award - Trial Lawyer of the Year||2017|
|Member||California Attorney for Criminal Justice||2007–present|
|Board Member||Criminal Courts Bar Association|
|Member||John M. Langston Bar Association of Los Angeles||2007–present|
|Member||Los Angeles County Bar Association|
|Member||National Bar Association|
|Member||State Bar of California|