Lawlor Winston White & Murphey

Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey is a personal injury practice with offices in Las Vegas and South Florida. The firm's Las Vegas office provides personal injury representation, as well as criminal defense.

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Firm Overview

Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey are trial lawyers who represent those in need of legal representation in a personal injury action or in a criminal law proceeding. The attorneys' commitment to helping those in need of legal expertise is shared by every attorney, paralegal, legal clerk, and administrative staff member who make up the firm. The firm's success is due not only to experience, knowledge, and diligence, but also to the mix of individuals who provide diverse points of view and experience for superior collective analytical perspective.

Personal Injury:
Our firm represents those who have been injured due to the negligence or recklessness of others, whether individuals, corporations, or insurance companies. We pursue justice on behalf of victims so that they may receive the compensation that they deserve. Not all lawyers are willing to go to court and may sell their clients short when it comes to accepting a subpar settlement. Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey have the resources to handle complex cases and will take the case to trial if that positions you for the absolute best outcome.

Auto Accidents
Truck Accidents
Motorcycle Accidents
Taxi Cab Accidents
Bus & Limo Accidents
Trip and Fall Accidents
Casino Accidents
Negligent Security
Dog Bites
Wrongful Death

Criminal Defense:
Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey provide tough, aggressive, and smart criminal defense in Las Vegas. Our firm handles misdemeanor cases, as well as difficult felony cases, and with both, you can expect the high quality service and attention that Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey is known for. The criminal justice system is confusing enough without an experienced attorney to help you fight the charges against you.

Traffic Tickets
Domestic Battery

Attorneys John Lawlor and Andrew Winston founded the original firm in 1998; however, a new partnership was formed in 2008 based on the two attorneys' passion for pursuing justice against large insurance companies and powerful corporations on behalf of those who have been harmed by them. In 2011, the firm's masthead changed to Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey with the addition of partners Anthony White and Ben Murphey. In 2013, attorney Joel Beck joined the firm to lead the Las Vegas office.

Main Office

Las Vegas
2350 South Jones Blvd. Suite 101-3C
Las Vegas  NV  89146

  • 702-659-9500


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Other Offices

  • Lawlor Winston White & Murphey
    2211 Davie Blvd
    Fort Lauderdale,  FL  33312
Criminal Defense
Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey provides criminal defense in Las Vegas. With 17 years of experience practicing criminal law, Las Vegas-based attorney Joel Beck offers smart, strategic criminal defense whether you are facing a misdemeanor or felony.
When you contact the Las Vegas law firm of Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey for representation in a criminal matter, your attorney will investigate your case, evaluate the prosecution's plans, as well as craft a strong defense strategy.

Whether you are facing a traffic ticket or a felony, facts and sound legal solutions are a must, and Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey provides legal counsel, guidance, and clear and correct information needed to persevere against accusations of criminal wrongdoing, including:

Assault & Battery
Domestic Violence
Drug Crimes
Sex Crimes
Traffic Citations
White Collar Crimes
Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey provides DUI/DWI defense in Las Vegas. The firm offers smart, experienced, and strategic criminal defense against DUI, DWI, and other criminal matters.
A basic concern with DUI and DWI charges is the legitimacy of the charge itself. The methods used for testing are far from infallible, and Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey will investigate and expose test results that are questionable or flawed. Even if you think that the evidence against you has already sealed your fate, Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey have experience with DUI and DWI laws, as well as the methods used by local law enforcement to bring charges. This local familiarity is a significant help when going up against prosecutors.
Traffic Tickets
For legal assistance with traffic tickets in Las Vegas, the law firm of Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey offers smart, experienced strategic defense.
Traffic tickets can evolve into an enormous ordeal if not handled properly. If you miss the court's deadlines for any reason, you may face license suspension, additional charges and fines, as well as an arrest warrant. Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey is experienced with the challenges local citizens face when dealing with traffic court and may use various strategies in order to minimize the damage to your driving record and to your bank account. Motions to quash or dismiss, jury trials and non-jury trials, plea bargains, and other legal strategies may save the day when you are facing a traffic ticket that could cause inordinately severe or expensive consequences.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others

With Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey, you get a personal injury attorney team that has won more than $100 million in compensatory damages for our clients.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey recognizes what a difficult time victims and their families endure physically, emotionally, and financially after a personal injury has occurred, and the firm helps clients through all phases of their case to achieve the best resolution possible. Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey are committed to helping victims get through the process with as little difficulty as possible.

In criminal matters, it's crucial to have a lawyer who understands the impact that the accusations have on your life and peace of mind while preparing to fight the charges, as well as the consequences of conviction. Lawlor, Winston, White & Murphey will take prompt, decisive action to ensure that you receive a fair hearing if the case goes to trial. Often, our experience representing defendants in criminal matters may result in having the charges dropped or reduced.

Joel Beck

Joel obtained his B.B.A. from Florida International University in Miami in 1990 and simultaneously earned his M.B.A. from Florida Atlantic University and his J.D. from Nova Southeastern University in 1995. He joined the Lawlor Winston team in 2012 to lead the firm's Las Vegas, Nevada office.

Prior to joining Lawlor Winston, Joel was a team leader for a Las Vegas personal injury firm and managing partner/lead litigator for a Florida firm focusing primarily on criminal defense and civil litigation. Joel brings more than 17 years of experience handling criminal, civil and business matters to Lawlor Winston's Las Vegas office.

Bar Admissions:
Florida Bar
Nevada Bar
U.S. District Court, District of Nevada

B.B.A., Florida International University, 1990
J.D., Nova Southeastern University, 1995
M.B.A., Florida Atlantic University, 1995

Language Skills:
Mandarin Chinese

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