Andrew Winters has sixteen years of experience in New HaAndrew Wintersmpshire’s courtrooms. After graduating from Duke University School of Law in 1999, he spent more than six years honing his skills at the public defender’s office before entering private practice in 2006.His victories include cases before juries, judges and the New Hampshire Supreme Court. He has defended more than one thousand criminal cases, ranging from driving while under the influence to  murder. He has handled numerous family court matters including successful resolution of custody disputes and high net worth divorces. He has also represented many injury victims, frequently obtaining significant settlements.  Over the years, Attorney Winters has earned a reputation as someone you want on your side in times of trouble.

Professional Experience

  • Partner, Cohen & Winters, 2009-present
    • Litigation practice with a strong emphasis on criminal defense, family law, and personal injury cases
  • Associate, Nelson, Kinder, Mosseau & Saturley, 2007-2008
    • Practiced civil litigation with an emphasis on professional liability defense
  • Solo Practitioner, Winters Law Office, Concord, NH, 2006-2007; 2008-2009
    • Maintained general practice specializing in criminal defense
  • Assistant Appellate Defender, New Hampshire Public Defender, Concord, NH, 2004-06
    • Represented clients on appeal, appearing regularly before the New Hampshire Supreme Court through briefs and oral arguments
  • Staff Attorney, New Hampshire Public Defender, Concord, NH, 1999-2004
    • Represented Merrimack County defendants facing a wide variety of misdemeanor and felony charges





Community Involvement


  • Adjunct Professor for Paralegal and Criminal Justice Studies, New Hampshire Technical Institute, Concord, NH, 2004 – 2011