Bill Powers is the managing partner of the law firm of Powers McCartan PLLC in Charlotte, North Carolina.
He handles DUI/DWI defense, general misdemeanors and serious felonies, personal injury and wrongful death claims.
SuperLawyers Norty Carolina listed Bill in the "TOP 100 LAWYERS IN NORTH CAROLINA" in 2013-2014 and "TOP 25 LAWYERS IN CHARLOTTE" in 2013.
Bill was named as LAWYER OF THE YEAR in 2013 for DUI/DWI defense in Charlotte by US News & World Report.
Powers McCartan, pllc was selected for inclusion in the U.S. News Best Lawyers Best Law Firms in 2010 - 2014. Bill has also been recognized as one of the Best Lawyers in America 2010 - 2014.
Mr. Powers was listed in Super Lawyers North Carolina magazine from 2007 - 2013, and was rated by Martindale-Hubbell as a AV "Preeminent Lawyer" 2010 - 2014*
Bill is a board Certified Criminal Law Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy / National Board of Legal Specialty Certification and is a general member of the National College of DUI Defense, Inc.
Bill is the 2014 Vice President of Communications for the North Carolina Advocates for Justice. Attorney Powers has also been listed in Business North Carolina magazine, Legal Elite (2014).
Bill was admitted to practice in North Carolina in 1992.
*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.For more information regarding membership information and criterion for inclusion to Super Lawyers North Carolina see: SuperLawyers.com