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For over 30 years, personal injury attorney Nancy J. Winkler has represented individuals and their families in litigation regarding a wide range of complex legal matters. As a result, she has recovered millions of dollars in successful verdicts and settlements. At the heart of her career is a personal dedication to protecting the rights of innocent victims. In recognition of her work, The Best Lawyers in America includes Nancy on its lists of top lawyers in Personal Injury Litigation (2015 – present) and Product Liability Litigation (2015 – present). She is also listed in the Best Lawyers Business Edition, Women in Law 2017 for both Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Litigation and Product Liability Litigation in Philadelphia.


Education and Personal Injury Law Experience


Nancy attended the Honors Program at Temple University, where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, in English and Economics. She then earned her Juris Doctor degree from Temple University School of Law, with an Award for Excellence in Civil Trial Advocacy. Since then, Nancy has served on the Board of Directors of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association and as the Association’s President from 2013 to 2014. She has also served on the Board of Governors of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice and has been active in the Philadelphia Bar Association, appointed Co-Chair for the Medical-Legal Committee for 2004. Through the years, she has investigated many judicial candidates for the Commission for Judicial Selection and Retention. As a partner at Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P.C., Nancy concentrates her practice on catastrophic injury cases. These include medical malpractice, auto defects, product liability, construction accidents, and premises liability cases, including unsafe swimming pools. Through her work, she has influenced companies in various industries to be more safety conscious and to implement and adhere to more rigid safety standards. Nancy values a team approach and hard work. She investigates each case thoroughly, treating her clients with respect and compassion, working to help put families’ lives back together as much as possible after a catastrophic accident. For Nancy, being a personal injury attorney allows her to be an advocate for people when things that should never happen sometimes do.


Charitable Work and Community Activism


In addition to her other responsibilities, Nancy believes in giving back to the community. She lectures for various groups and organizations, including lawyers, doctors, nurses and healthcare workers. She has written articles and seminars on topics including civil litigation, defective products, professional negligence and automobile law. Additionally, she has been active in charitable organizations such as Robin’s Nest Children Services and the Pennsylvania Brain Injury Association. Nancy has also taken on many pro bono cases throughout the years, to represent those who could not otherwise afford an attorney.

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Common Premises Liability Accidents

Premises liability refers to the responsibility a property owner or property manager has to provide a reasonable degree of safety to people while on their premises. This includes ensuring proper maintenance, security, and that any other foreseeable risk factors are adequately addressed. Occasionally... […]

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Is a Delayed Breast Cancer Diagnosis Medical Malpractice?

Attorney Nancy Winkler | 888-644-4288 | Free Consult If a doctor fails to diagnose breast cancer in a patient in a timely manner and the cancer grows worse, decreasing the patient’s chance of survival, is that considered medical malpractice? Nancy W... […]

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What is Foster Care Agency Negligence?

Foster care plays an essential role in protecting and providing for the safety and welfare of children who have lost their legal guardians or been removed from an unsafe situation. These children have often already undergone remarkable trauma, and deserve to be cared for in a secure, compassionate e... […]

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How Misdiagnosing MRI Results Constitutes Medical Malpractice

Nancy Winkler | 888-644-4288 | Free Consult If a doctor delays performing an MRI or misdiagnoses the results of an MRI resulting in harm or injury to the patient, does that constitute medical malpractice? If so, what can you do to protect yourself and your family fro... […]

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Medical Malpractice During Childbirth

Nancy Winkler | 888-644-4288 | Free Consult Few things can spark the fear of a parent more than an injury being sustained by their child—especially an infant. If you suspect that medical malpractice during childbirth caused an injury to your child, it’s a good idea t... […]

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Glen Mills School Abuse

Attorney Nancy Winkler | 888-644-4288 | FREE Consult | No Out-of-Pocket Fees Claims of Glen Mills School abuse have risen in number in very recent years. These claims include accounts of emotional, physical, and sexual abuse taking pla... […]

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Defective Product Claims Rising Relating to Marijuana Products

The marijuana industry has experienced enormous growth over the past several years as the substance has achieved varying levels of legalization across the country. And as with any budding new industry, there will be obstacles - and some of those obstacles are taking the form of defective marijuana p... […]

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Interview: Traumatic Birth and Medical Malpractice

Delivering a child is an extremely delicate process. Even a small mistake during the delivery process can cause lifelong complications for the child. In this interview, attorney Nancy Winkler explains the difference between something going wrong during childbirth and medical malpractice leading t... […]

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What if My Medication is Recalled?

If a drug company realizes that their medication is causing harmful effects, it could issue a recall. Make sure to pay attention to these recalls, as it could have serious implications for your health. What Are the Different Types of Drug Recalls? When the quality or safety of a drug has been compro... […]

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Interview: Emergency Room Malpractice

Mistakes made in the emergency room can have disastrous consequences. Asked injury attorney Nancy Winkler about emergency room malpractice, doctor error, and surgical errors, and what victims can do about it. Topics covered in th... […]

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Common Premises Liability Accidents

Common Premises Liability Accidents

Premises liability refers to the responsibility a property owner or property manager has to provide a reasonable degree of safety to people while on their premises. This includes ensuring proper maintenance, security, and that any other foreseeable risk factors are adequately addressed. Occasionally, when a property owner fails to take proper safety precautions, injuries occur. When this happens, the property owner could be held liable for the injuries and subsequent damages a person sustains while on their premises. There are a variety of common premises liability accidents it helps to be aware of, and clear steps you can take if you think you might be eligible to seek compensation in a... […]

What is Foster Care Agency Negligence?

What is Foster Care Agency Negligence?

Foster care plays an essential role in protecting and providing for the safety and welfare of children who have lost their legal guardians or been removed from an unsafe situation. These children have often already undergone remarkable trauma, and deserve to be cared for in a secure, compassionate environment while they await placement in an equally if not more secure home. When negligence occurs in a foster care agency, the consequences can cause life-long damage to everyone involved. Foster care agencies have a legal obligation and responsibility to the children in their care to properly vet parent applicants, and to provide adequately for all of the child’s needs while in the care of th... […]

Defective Product Claims Rising Relating to Marijuana Products

Defective Product Claims Rising Relating to Marijuana Products

The marijuana industry has experienced enormous growth over the past several years as the substance has achieved varying levels of legalization across the country. And as with any budding new industry, there will be obstacles - and some of those obstacles are taking the form of defective marijuana products. So far, only a small number of claims have been made against the producers, manufacturers and sellers of such products, but this number is expected to increase. Defective THC Cartridges Linked to Injury, Death for E-Cigarette Users Across the country, thousands have suffered lung injury and dozens have died after utilizing vaping products. While the direct cause of these injuries and de... […]

What if My Medication is Recalled?

What if My Medication is Recalled?

If a drug company realizes that their medication is causing harmful effects, it could issue a recall. Make sure to pay attention to these recalls, as it could have serious implications for your health. What Are the Different Types of Drug Recalls? When the quality or safety of a drug has been compromised in accordance with the standards of the FDA, by law a company must recall the medication. This could include anything such as packaging and labeling, of course. So take note that we use the word legally very explicitly here. There are several classes of recall, however: Class III Recall This is the most common type of pharmaceutical recall. As mentioned a bit earlier here, even a drug no... […]

Will Congress Finally Regulate Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder?

Will Congress Finally Regulate Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder?

Johnson & Johnson is still facing quite a bit of legal heat over its alleged connection to ovarian cancer. Many lawsuits a mounting pile of evidence suggests a link between ovarian cancer and the use of baby powder—or to be more exact, talcum powder. This was brought to the attention of Congress via the House Oversight Committee’s subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy, targeting the potential health hazard of talc, the primary ingredient present in J&J’s baby powder. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TFXC6XwaOA8 What Are the Dangers of Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder? Since 1970, in fact, issues with asbestos contamination brought on multiple lawsuits as a result with wom... […]

Johnson & Johnson Stock Drops After Called Out (Again) About Asbestos in Baby Powder

Johnson & Johnson Stock Drops After Called Out (Again) About Asbestos in Baby Powder

[caption id="attachment_1079123" align="alignright" width="300"] white talcum powder on the wood floor[/caption] A special report from Reuters came out on Friday, December 14, 2018, about Johnson & Johnson regarding a dangerous product they have been selling for decades—baby powder. The report is about the company’s stubborn denial that there could be asbestos in the talc that they use for this product. This has been a problem they have fought with since the 60s. However, this particular report caused quite an impact on the company and caused their stock to drop 10%, which is no small number. Several days later, their stock is still down, their denials continue, and they are playi... […]

Baby Powder and Ovarian Cancer: How Can a Lawsuit Help?

Baby Powder and Ovarian Cancer: How Can a Lawsuit Help?

Talcum powder, also known as baby powder or talc powder, has been linked to ovarian cancer. Nancy Winkler is an injury lawyer in Philadelphia who is helping women impacted by this product seek justice. In this video, she explains how a lawsuit can help compensate for your losses and medical costs, but it does more than that. It sends a message to manufacturers of dangerous products that this type of negligence is unacceptable, and it sends a message to women saying: do not use this product. Nancy Winkler is a partner at Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P.C. Contact her now by calling 888-644-4288. Baby Powder and Ovarian Cancer: How Can a Lawsuit Help? https://youtu... […]

How Does Talcum Powder Pose a Threat to Women’s Health?

How Does Talcum Powder Pose a Threat to Women’s Health?

A St. Louis jury awarded 22 women $4.69 billion in compensatory and punitive damages after evidence showed that Johnson & Johnson talc powder products may have caused their ovarian cancer. But how did talcum powder products cause the disease that hurt these women? Here’s more information that could help you understand why this common hygiene product can be dangerous. The Dangers of Talcum Powder Products Since the 1970s, talcum powder products have been suspected of being a health hazard for women. Researchers believe these products are contaminated with harmful materials like heavy metals and asbestos. This contamination, and the talc minerals, have been linked to inflammation in th... […]

Is Talcum Powder Related to Ovarian Cancer?

Is Talcum Powder Related to Ovarian Cancer?

Yes, a court showed it believed that it does and awarded 22 women with ovarian cancer $4 billion in punitive damages. Is talcum powder related to ovarian cancer? In July 2018, the court showed it believed that it does and awarded 22 women with ovarian cancer in a multiple plaintiff mass tort lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson (J&J). The payout was massive: $4 billion in punitive damages and $550 million in compensatory damages. Unfortunately, 6 of the 22 women that filed had died by the time the verdict was read. But J&J is fighting back to appeal the ruling, despite growing research that links talc and ovarian cancer. One victim’s attorney, Mark Lanier, has reported that J&J... […]