bill_powerBill Powers is a founding member and a partner of The Law Offices of Powers McCartan. He handles numerous cases from DWI/DUI, Traffic Offense and Criminal Defense. He is a Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist recognized by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

Areas of Practice:

  • Driving While Impaired
  • Criminal Defense
  • Traffic Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Civil Litigation
  • DMV Hearings

Bill Powers Work History and Achievements:

  • Education:
    • Campbell University School of Law, Buies Creek, North Carolina, 1992, J.D.
    • North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA, 1988 B.A. Political Science, Cum Laude
  • Bar Admissions:
    • North Carolina, 1992
    • Wisconsin, 2001
    • S. District Court Western District of North Carolina, 1994
    • S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, 1992
    • S. District Court Western District of Michigan, 1992
  • Certification/Specialties:
    • Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist, National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Past Employment Positions:
    • Mecklenburg County Public Defender’s Office, Assistant Public Defender, 1992 – 1994
    • Wake County District Attorney’s Office, Clerk, 1991 – 1992
    • North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers Annual DWI Conference, Former Chair
    • Criminal Law CLE Division of the Academy, Former Co-Chair

Bill Powers is happily married to Sammie Powers and lives in North Carolina together with their daughter.

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