Michael D. Winsko

Associate - Pittsburgh Office


Michael Winsko specializes in complex liability cases involving multiple parties, with a focus on UM/UIM coverage, transportation defense, premises liability, and products liability. He has appeared in common pleas and appellate courts all over Western Pennsylvania.

Prior to joining Summers, McDonnell, Hudock & Guthrie, Mr Winsko represented citizens in unemployment compensation matters. When attending Duquesne University, Mr. Winsko interned for Chief Judge Joy Flowers Conti of the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania. He is also a published writer, and was once business managing editor for the Duquesne University School of Law’s Business Law Journal.



  • Undergraduate: Duquesne University, B.A. Accounting, 2012

  • Law School: Duquesne University School of Law, J.D., 2015



  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania


“Bowman v. Sunoco Inc.: Preserving the Validity of Exculpatory Clauses Within Employment Contracts in Pennsylvania” Duquesne Business Law Journal, Volume 16



  • Transportation Defense

  • UM/UIM Coverage

  • Premises Liability

  • Products Liability

  • Insurance Coverage