State bar #106068
|1982, California; 1983, U.S. District Court, Central District of California and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
|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.
|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.
|Criminal Defense Attorney of The Year
|Century City Bar Association voted Winston K. McKesson criminal defense attorney of the year in 2000.
|Savoy Magazine - Listed as one of the 15 most influential Black Lawyers in the United States
|Forbes Magazine - One of nine lawyers profiled as a tribute to the great American Lawyer.
|Martindale - Hubbell Awards
|Martindale - Hubbell Awards for 10 years
|JERRY GIESLER AWARD
|Jerry Giesler Memorial Award - Trial Lawyer of the Year
|California Attorney for Criminal Justice
|Criminal Courts Bar Association
|John M. Langston Bar Association of Los Angeles
|Los Angeles County Bar Association
|National Bar Association
|State Bar of California