Maria L. Winters


Maria focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Maria served as a Judicial Clerk to The Honorable Paulette M. Sapp-Peterson, Presiding Judge of Civil Division in Mercer County New Jersey.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey


U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey


Rutgers University School of Law, Camden, NJ. Juris Doctorate.

The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ. Bachelor of Science.

Professional Associations & Memberships

Burlington County Ethics Committee District IIIB Ethics Committee Membership – Chair (2012-2013), Vice Chair (2011-2012).

West Jersey Volunteers for the Animals, Member.

Burlington County Free Arbitration Committee, 2014-2018.

Classes & Seminars

“Motions for Medical and Temporary Benefits,” in-house Wal/Mart/Claims Management, Inc – October 2014.

“The Key Defenses Employers Must Know,” Workers’ Compensation Issues in New Jersey,” and “Case Law Update,” – in-house US Administrators – October 2014

“Motions for Medical and Temporary Benefits,”-in house Wal-Mart/Claims Management, Inc., – March 2014

“Properly Calculating Awards Under the New Jersey Statute,” in-house Sedgwick CMS, – June 2013.