MSU College of Law

J. Dallas Winegarden

Adjunct Professor
Law College Building
648 N. Shaw Lane Rm 368
East Lansing, MI 48824-1300

J. Dallas Winegarden has practiced in Flint, Michigan, since 1969. He began his career as a law clerk for Judge Phillip C. Elliott, after which he served as a Genesee County assistant prosecuting attorney.

Winegarden subsequently joined with his father in a general practice handling criminal defense, domestic relations, business law and personal injury cases. Currently he is a principal at the firm, now Winegarden Winegarden and Himelhoch, specializing in personal injury claims.

Winegarden has been involved in a number of high-profile cases. He worked with the White House at the national gun summit and by request of the President at the Million Moms March. He is an internationally known advocate of gun safety and school safety.

Winegarden earned a bachelor's degree in political science from Michigan State University in 1966 and a Juris Doctor from Detroit College of Law in 1969.