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William C. Head

William C. Head


Board Certified Specialist in DUI Defense Law
William C. Head, PC
Atlanta, GA

About William C. Head

Top-Rated Georgia Litigation Attorney Near Me in DUI defense, and general Criminal Defense, offering legal service Statewide.

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Attorney Biography

William C. Head is a criminal litigation attorney near me in Atlanta GA. A legal book author for over 30 years, he is nationally known his legal services in the areas of felony and misdemeanor DUI defense, vehicular homicide GA,  and misdemeanor and felony criminal law cases. A licensed Georgia attorney for 45 years, Mr. Head has been included in every major legal industry award category during his career.

He is known to his close friends as "Bubba".

William Head is Board Certified in DUI Defense Law by the National College for DUI Defense since 2000.

The concept for starting the National College for DUI Defense originated with Bubba Headin 1994, when he invited other criminal defense lawyers who were already published DUI book authors and lecturers to help him put together the organization. They met in October of 1994, as speakers for the inaugural Mastering Scientific Evidence in DUI-DWI Cases, at the JW Mariott Hotel in the Buckhead area of Atlanta.

He also started the first Internet Directory for DUI defense attorneys in 1999, www.DrunkDrivingDefense.com.

The lawyer in Atlanta has authored or co-authored twelve books, chapters of other books, and numerous articles on criminal trial practice and DUI defense trial tactics.

Mr. Head is "av" rated (highest ethical standards and level of competency) with Martindale-Hubbelland has been named to its Pre-Eminent Listof Law Firms for over 25 years.

The Georgia DUI Lawyer has published books including 101 Ways to Avoid a Drunk Driving Conviction (1991), and the Georgia DUI Trial Practice Manual(written in 1995, but now published by Thomson Reuters Publishing, annual updates from 2000-2019). This treatise is co-authored with Atlanta DUI attorney Frank T. Gomez. One recent book The DUI Book, is a 430 page manual for clients facing a DUI prosecution.

In 2003, the members of the National College for DUI Defense named Georgia DUI lawyer William C. "Bubba" Head America's Top DUI lawyer. This is the ONLY such "vote" by the national group in its history.

He has been interviewed for over 100 TV and Radio programs.He also has over 900 video clipsabout DUI law on the Internet. Plus, click here to read about his SAMPLE CASES.

Other Attorney rating services have placed Mr. Head at the highest possible ratings, such as SuperLawyersfrom 2004 to 2019, AVVO, and Best Lawyers in Americafrom 2009 to 2019, which named him their 2012 Lawyer of the Yearand 2017 Lawyer of the Year in the State of Georgia for DUI Defense.

Mr. Head can assist you to find lawyers near me in any Georgia city or county. Some of Georgia's cities are shown below.

Atlanta

Augusta

Augusta-Richmond

Columbus

Macon

Savannah

Savannah-Chatham

Athens

Athens-Clarke

Sandy Springs

Roswell

Johns Creek

Albany

Warner Robins

Alpharetta

Marietta

Valdosta

Smyrna

Dunwoody

Rome

East Point

Milton

Gainesville

Hinesville

Peachtree City

Newnan

Dalton

Douglasville

Kennesaw

LaGrange

Statesboro

Lawrenceville

Duluth

Stockbridge

Woodstock

Carrollton

Canton

Griffin

McDonough

Acworth

Pooler

Union City

Decatur

Cartersville

Sugar Hill

Milledgeville

Snellville

Forest Park

Thomasville

St. Marys

Tifton

Americus

Kingsland

Suwanee

Dublin

Fayetteville

Calhoun

Chamblee

Brunswick

Norcross

Riverdale

Conyers

Perry

College Park

Moultrie

Waycross

Winder

Powder Springs

Villa Rica

Fairburn

Monroe

Covington

Cusseta

Buford

Bainbridge

Lilburn

Grovetown

Dallas

Douglas

Cordele

Loganville

Vidalia

Richmond Hill

Jesup

Cairo

Cedartown

Fort Valley

Holly Springs

Jefferson

Fort Oglethorpe

Rincon

Thomaston

Fitzgerald

Garden City

Doraville

Toccoa

Braselton

Clarkston

Swainsboro

Centerville

Hampton

LaFayette

Auburn

By virtue of his longtime role as a seminar speaker at national and state legal programs, Bubba Head can also help citizens in other states find legal counsel for personal injury or criminal defense. If you are considering lawyers near me, and want to know his recommendation, call his office or email him at wchead@mindspring.com.


Practice Areas

 
Criminal Defense (25%)
 
DUI / DWI (25%)
 
Drug Crimes (10%)
 
Personal Injury (10%)
 
Wrongful Death (8%)
 
Commercial Truck Accidents (6%)
 
Marijuana Law (4%)
 
Spinal Cord Injuries (4%)
 
Motorcycle Accidents (3%)
 
Premises Liability (2%)
 
Workplace Injuries (2%)
 
Domestic Violence (1%)
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Videos

Georgia DUI attorney explains that Best Rated DUI Lawyers may be able to get DUI reduced to Reckless Driving

Book Review of 101 Ways to Avoid a Drunk Driving Conviction by William Head

Car Accident video done by accident reconstruction expert

DUI Lawyer GA Book Author

Elliott v. State - 2019 Georgia Supreme Court case - Breath Test Refusal excluded under Georgia Constitution

Interview with

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Résumé - William C. Head

Bar Licenses

Georgia
Member in Good Standing
1976

Work Experience

William C. Head, PC
Owner of William C. Head, PC
1996

Education

University of Georgia School of Law
Juris Doctor
1976

University of Georgia - Athens
BA History with Honors
1973

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Specialty Certifications

Board Certified Specialist
DUI Defense Law
National College for DUI Defense
2000

Associations

National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
Member
National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
2021

Justice Foundation Board of Trustees
DUI Defense Lawyers Association (DUIDLA)
20142018

Best Lawyers in GA
Best Lawyers in America - GA - DUI defense - 2012
2009

Super Lawyers for Georgia
Super Lawyers
2004

Champion Member
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
19872019

Founding Member
National College for DUI Defense

Life Member
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Lifetime Member
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Charter Member
DUI Defense Lawyers Association

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Awards & Recognitions

Recipient -
Richard E. Erwin Lifetime Achievement Award
National College for DUI Defense
2003

Best Law Firms in America
US News and World Report

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Federal Court Admissions

U.S. District Court - Middle District of Georgia

Case Results - William C. Head

DUI dropped
Driving under the influence of alcohol
May 2015
Defendant was asleep in traffic, waiting for a red light to cycle. Other drivers behind the driver c...

DUI dropped
Driving under the Influence (DUI-DWI) with a breath alcohol test above 0.170. Client was in a supervisory position with a company that would fire him for having a DUI, due to their liability insurance carrier's rules.
Jan 2015
Through several appeals and hearings, the case was kept "alive" for 3971 days. A link to more detail...

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Contact William C. Head

William C. Head
William C. Head, PC
5600 Roswell Road Bldg H Suite 210
Atlanta, GA 30342-1150
GeorgiaCriminalDefense.com
Office: 404-567-5515

Secondary Address:
235 Peachtree Street NE Suite 400
Atlanta, GA 30303

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