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Law Offices of Dominic E. Rainone


S. Scott Winchell
Law Offices of Dominic E. Rainone
16148 Sand Canyon Drive
Irvine, CA 92618
Communication Center  
Phone: (949) 833-3433
Fax: (949) 585-9515
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Areas of Practice Bar Admissions Education

Mr. Sterling Scott Winchell's focus is in litigation with emphasis in area of employment law (defense and plaintiff's bar), landlord/tenant law, and business disputes.  He also handles general civil and criminal practice with additional emphasis in business litigation, landlord/tenant, insurance litigation, premises liability, probate administration, real property law, and misdemeanor criminal defense matters.  Also Mr. Winchell handles incorporations and estate planning and maintains a case load at all times of approximately 30-40 matters.

Mr. Winchell is a mediator for Orange County Bar/Orange County Superior Court joint mediation program.  He has mediated numerous cases in the areas of real property.


Areas Of Practice:
Employment Law
Landlord/Tenant Law
Business Disputes
General Civil and Criminal Practice
Business Litigation
Insurance Litigation
Premises Liability
Probate Administation
Real Property Law
Misdemeanor Criminal Defense Matters
Estate Planning
Bar Admissions:
California, 1990
U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1991
U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 1995
U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 2000
U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1994
Western State University College of Law, Fullerton, California, 1985
Honors: With Scholastic Merit

Pepperdine University, School of Law, Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution, October, 1997
Mediation Training Certificate

Ashland University, Ashland, OH, May, 1980
Honors: Graduated with Scholastic Merit
Major: Business Marketing

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Orange County Bar Association, Court Affiliated Civil Mediation Program, 1997 - Present
Member, Mediation Panel
Orange County Bar Association, 1995 - 1996
Legislative Committee
Orange County Bar Association, 1992 - Present
Orange County Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section, 1994 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar Association, 1997 - Present
Vocational Visions, Mission Viejo, CA, 1996 - Present
Organizational Board Member
Rancho Canada Elementary School PTA, Lake Forest, CA, 2000 - Present
Legislative Committee Chairman
Orange Coat Interfaith Shelter, Costa Mesa, CA
Advisory Counsel
Metropolitan YMCA of Orange County, Costa Mesa, CA, 1992 - 1994
Advisory Counsel

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