Gentry Locke Partner Ashley Winsky Selected as 2022 Influential Women of Law by Virginia Lawyers Weekly
This award honors outstanding women lawyers and judges who are making a difference in the profession, their communities and the Commonwealth. The honorees will be celebrated at an awards ceremony at the John Marshall Ballroom in Richmond on May 25th.
Winsky, a partner in Gentry Locke’s Richmond office, specializes in defending motor carriers against personal injury claims resulting from roadway accidents. She has over a decade of experience defending trucking companies in catastrophic injury, brain injury, spine injury, and wrongful death cases. Her trucking clients range from small, family-owned operations to some of the nation’s largest truckload carriers.
Additionally, Winsky serves as lead counsel for an amusement park and water park, coordinating and defending all third-party claims. She also assists a variety of businesses throughout Virginia in cases involving premises liability, breach of contract, defamation, intentional torts, and other business disputes.
A member of the American Trucking Association (ATA) and the Transportation Lawyers Association (TLA), Winsky has been recognized in Virginia Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” since 2013. She has been consistently recognized in the transportation arena by Chambers USA and maintains an AV Preeminent peer rating with Martindale-Hubbell.
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