Whitney Barnecut Associate



Whitney Barnecut is an experienced litigator who has represented mid-sized and large companies in all phases of litigation from pre-suit investigations through trial. Whitney focuses her practice on product liability and commercial litigation. She has significant experience representing corporations in various industries including the consumer, industrial, technology, construction and transportation industries. Whitney evaluates cases early on, providing clients with risk and liability analyses, and defense plans at the outset to ensure successful case management and valuable outcomes for clients. She has drafted and successfully argued dispositive and trial motions, leading to positive outcomes for clients, including dismissals and exclusion of necessary evidence at trial.

Whitney’s practice also includes employment counseling through a pre-litigation hotline for a national insurance carrier, advising and counseling policyholders on employment issues and compliance with state and federal regulations.

Whitney is involved in a variety of volunteer work, including assisting low-income taxpayers with their tax returns through the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program.