Melissa Winthers represents injured clients who were hurt because of another’s negligence or intentional conduct. Melissa dedicates herself to understanding your unique needs following an injury including your medical and rehabilitation needs now and in the future, your financial needs resulting from work loss or diminished working capacity, and your personal and emotional needs. She understands that an injury affects not just you but your entire family. Melissa knows the importance of talking with your health care providers, your family, your friends, and your co-workers about how your injuries have impacted all facets of your life. Melissa tells your story and gives you back your voice when you feel overpowered and overwhelmed by insurance companies. She strives to be someone who you would recommend to your family and friends because she is authentic and genuinely cares about helping you get your life back.
Melissa has authored many medical-legal articles and publications and has spoken at medical-legal seminars in the brain injury community about the legal aspects of traumatic brain injury cases. Some of her publications include articles about vestibular injuries caused by traumatic brain injuries, the Colorado regulations governing motor vehicle insurance, health insurance subrogation in the personal injury case, and medical-legal issues related to neck and back injuries caused by car crashes.
Melissa is active in the community, helping organizations that assist people who have been injured as they work toward recovery. She has served as the President of the Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado, as a board member of the Chanda Plan Foundation, and as a board member of the Colorado Trial Lawyers’ Association.
Melissa’s representation has resulted in numerous seven figure resolutions and awards for her clients, and she has been recognized for her excellence in the practice of law.