Facing a driving under the influence (DUI) charge is an intimidating experience. A drunk-driving conviction can lead to jail time, a suspended driver’s license, expensive fines, probation, a possible ignition interlock on your vehicle, higher insurance rates, and a permanent criminal record. Due to constant legislative changes, DUI law is an increasingly difficult minefield for general practice law attorneys to navigate. When it’s you who is accused of violating the law, you need an attorney in your corner who understands Georgia DUI laws inside and out.
Atlanta DUI attorney, William C. “Bubba” Head is Georgia’s most renowned drunk driving lawyer. Anyone who works within the crimina law field, including judges, prosecutors and police officers know the name “Bubba Head.” Mr. Head is in is 40th year of being a criminal defense lawyer. The best DUI lawyer is only as good as his or her dedication to winning for each client.
Mr. Head began his education at the University of Georgia, graduating with a degree in history, with honors. He then continued his education at UGA School of Law, receiving his law degree in 1976.
Bubba Head remains actively involved with a variety of professional legal organizations. He is a co-founder and a former regent of the National College for DUI Defense, which educates other attorneys in DUI defense. He is one of the only Board Certified DUI attorneys in Georgia. Mr. Head also is a life member of both the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is a Champion Member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.
Other organizations of which he is a member include: the American Trial Lawyers Association, the Atlanta Bar Association, and the Georgia Defense of Drinking Drivers, an organization founded by Mr. Head and another Atlanta DUI attorney in 1992. These DUI lawyers, though competitors, collaborate with each other to find cutting edge answers to complex DUI law issues.
Awards & Achievements
Mr. Head has been named to every list of superlative legal professionals in Georgia. This is a partial list:
- Best Lawyers in America
- SuperLawyers (for 13 years)
- Martindale – Hubbell (highest rated for Ethics and Practice Skills)
- Avvo.com – 10.0 (highest rating possible)
- Georgia Trend Magazine
- Atlanta Journal-Constitution
- US News & World Report Best Law Firms (Tier 1)
Attorney Head is highly regarded in the world of legal publishing due to his extensive knowledge on all things DUI-related. He is the author of The DUI Book, which is a standard reference tool by DUI defense attorneys nationwide. He is also the author of 101 Ways to Avoid a Drunk Driving Conviction.
Mr. Head acts in an “of counsel” role at Kohn & Yager, LLC, one of the top-rated DUI law firms in Georgia.