Tracey Wood & Associates - Criminal Defense and Immigration Law

Defense Attorney Tracey Wood Drunk Driving Attorney Tracey Wood is a Super Lawyer in Wisconsin
(608) 350-1004

     Attorney Tracey A. Wood , owner of Tracey Wood & Associates is an aggressive criminal defense attorney in Madison, Wisconsin.    She focuses her practice on defending the rights of individuals whether they are charged with drunken driving or more severe criminal charges including murder, sex crimes in Wisconsin, federal conspiracy or seeking an expungement of a previous conviction.
   She is known throughout the legal community as the foremost authority on Wisconsin OWI DUI laws and has been hailed for her defenses and successful trial and case record.
   Ms. Wood has been pioneering new frontiers for women in law since she entered practice in 1992. She is the first attorney from Wisconsin ever appointed as a Standardized Field Sobriety Test Instructor, and first Wisconsin attorney to be appointed to the Board of Regents to the National College for DUI Defense held at Harvard Law School. She chairs the Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Strike Force for the state's largest association for criminal defense lawyers and has previously served as the President of that organization. She has authored several articles on defense against drunk driving charges including Challenging Prior Under Influence Convictions, an article discussing U.S. v. Gant in the Wisconsin Law Journal, and she has contributed to the national DUI attorneys' bible by Taylor & Oberman, entitled "Drunk Driving Defense".
   She has also won many appeals in both the Wisconsin Appellate System (most recently City of Beloit v. Steven Herbst) and the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago (i.e. U.S. v. Andres Perez).

Super Lawyer Tracey Wood defends people charged with OWI or DUI
Super Lawyer Tracey Wood defends people charged with OWI or DUI
Super Lawyer Tracey Wood defends people charged with OWI or DUI
NCDD National College for DUI Defense: Tracey Wood
(608) 350-1004

OWI DUI Attorney Tracey A. Wood



    Defense Attorney Tracey Wood is highly regarded as Wisconsin's premier expert on Drunk Driving, Drugged Driving, OWI, DUI and Criminal Defense. Call her now if you've been charged with an OWI, DUI or drunk driving offense.

Regarded for her legal experience


Wisconsin native and attorney, Tracey A. Wood is the founder of the Madison criminal defense firm of Tracey Wood & Associates. With published Wisconsin and federal wins, Attorney Wood's victories are as notable as they are numerous - there was her acquittal in the largest military theft case ever charged in Wisconsin, a post-conviction win that freed a woman from a 10-year long prison sentence, a recent appellate victory that reversed a refusal, a recent 4th OWI Test Reversal by the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, a recent OWI conviction overturned (defining 'operating' under Wisconsin laws) and numerous drunk driving dismissals, acquittals and appellate wins.

Authority on Drunk Driving, OWI & Defenses & Laws



As the immediate past president of the Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (WACDL), Wisconsin's first attorney appointed to the board of regents for the National College for DUI Defense (as well as the first female lawyer to serve on that board), contributing author to the DUI defense lawyer's bible, DUI Defense, by the reknown Attorney Lawrence Taylor, author of Challenging Prior Under Influence Convictions (and victorious defense lawyer in numerous cases of prior OWI convictions) and many legal journal commentaries such as the article on Arizona v. Grant, 129 S. Ct. 1710 (2009) for the Wisconsin Law Journal, Attorney Tracey Wood is widely regarded as an authority on drunk driving laws and defenses.



Best Selling Author



Attorney Wood is also the author of A Cup Of Coffee With 10 Of The Top DUI Attorneys In The United States, an Amazon #1 Best Seller.

Best selling OWI author Tracey Wood

An Undeniably Successful Criminal Defense Record


Attorney Wood is also well known for her defense of people charged with serious felony crimes by both Wisconsin state and Federal prosecutors. She successfully litigated United States v. Andrez Perez, 50 F. 3d 396 7th cir. (1995). Tracey's most famous trial win to date was in the federal Fort McCoy military vehicle theft case which received national media coverage and even received a nod from Jay Leno on the Tonight Show.

Distinguished Lawyer


Attorney Tracey Wood is a repeated recipient of the distinguishing Wisconsin Super Lawyers award, and this year named to the Top 25 Women in Law by Super Lawyers. She has repeatedly been named one of a handful of Madison's Best Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Attorney Tracey Wood has a perfect 5/5 on LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Rating Scale.

Approved By Highest Courts


Attorney Tracey A. Wood is admitted to the U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, and the U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit. Attorney Wood is a member of the American Bar Association, and an attorney in good standing with the Wisconsin State Bar.

Legal community leader


She is a member of the board of directors for WACDL, a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL), and past president of the Dane County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.

Analyst - Guest Speaker - Legal Instructor


Attorney Wood frequently serves as a criminal law commentator and legal analysts to local media, a guest speaker at national seminars, and an instructor to DUI or OWI defense attorneys across the United States. For the recent National College for DUI Defense symposium held at Harvard Law School, Attorney Wood taught courses on How To Present Effective Openings and Closings, How To Cross Examine The State's Chemical Test Expert, and How To Do An Effective Direct Examination of the Defense Expert.

Marquette Univeristy - Madison Law School

Tracey graduated with a B. A. from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1988. She earned her J. D. at the University of Wisconsin Law School in Madison, Wisconsin in 1992.

Practice Focuses:
Criminal Defense (State, Federal, Felony, Misdemeanor, DUI & OWI)
Battery
Computer Crimes, Internet Crimes, Pornography, Music Downloads
Conspiracy
Disorderly Conduct, Domestic Battery, Abuse & Violence
Drug Crimes (Federal and State)

Drunk Driving - OWI (DUI, DWI), Felony OWI, Intoxicated Vehicular Homicide


Federal & State Charges, Criminal Trials, Criminal Appeals
Felony Murder, Homicide, Negligent Homicide, Vehicular Homicide
Kidnapping, False Imprisonment
Sex Crimes, Sexual Assault, Sexual Assault Battery, Sexual Predator
Stalking
Robbery, Burglary, Arson
Theft
White Collar Crimes, Fraud, Embezzlement

Education:

University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison, Wisconsin, 1992 J. D.

Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1988 B. A.

Bar Admissions:

Wisconsin, 1993
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1993
U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 1993
U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1993

Litigation Focus:

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Representative Cases:
•State of Wisconsin -v- [Unpublished], Wisconsin Court of Appeals (2008), reversed.
•State of Wisconsin -v- Michael Friedman, Wisconsin Court of Appeals (2007) reversed.
•United States -v- Andres Perez, 50 F.3d 396 (7th cir. 1995)
•State of Wisconsin -v- Douglas Schoepp, Wisconsin Court of Appeals (1996)
•Wisconsin State Court of Appeals, State of Wisconsin v. Eller 185 Wisconsin 2d 917, 520 N.W.2d 291 (Ct. App. 1994) Court of Appeals of Wisconsin

Speaking Engagements, Lectures & Publications:

National College for DUI Defense, Regent,Speaker
•How To Present Effective Openings & Closings (2008)
•How To Cross Examine The State’s Chemical Test Expert (2008)
•How To Do An Effective Direct Examination of the Defense Expert (2008)

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Guest Speaker
•The Myths of Field Sobriety Tests (2007)

Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Annual Speaker OWI Defense

Standardized Field Sobriety Test
•Standardized Field Sobriety Test, Instructor

Publications & Commentaries
•DUI Defense, Contributing Author
•Gant v. Arizona, Illegal Search & Seizure in OWI Arrests
•Challenging Prior Operating Under the Influence Convictions

Honors and Awards:

Sympathy for the Client - An interview with Madison Wisconsin Drunk Driving Attorney Tracey Wood
Top 25: 2016 Madison Super Lawyers
Top 25: 2016 Women Wisconsin Super Lawyers
Top 25: 2015 Women Wisconsin Super Lawyers
Top 25: 2015 Madison Super Lawyers
Top 50: 2015 Wisconsin Super Lawyers
Top 25: 2014 Women Wisconsin Super Lawyers
Top 25: 2014 Madison Super Lawyers
America's Best Drunk Driving Defense Lawyers 2013,2012, 2011, 2010, 2009
OWI-DUI.com
Wisconsin Super Lawyers, 2013
Top 25 Madison Area Super Lawyers
Top 25 Women In Law 2013 Wisconsin Super Lawyers, 2012
Top 25 Madison Area Super Lawyers
Wisconsin Super Lawyers, 2011
Top 25 Women In Law, 2011
Wisconsin Super Lawyers, 2010
Top 25 Women In Law, 2010
Wisconsin Super Lawyers, 2009
Drunk Driving Defense, Criminal Defense, White Collar Criminal Defense
Top 25 Women In Law, 2009
Drunk Driving Defense, Criminal Defense
Women In The Law
Wisconsin Law Journal
Wisconsin Super Lawyers, 2008
Drunk Driving Defense, Criminal Defense, White Collar Criminal Defense
Successful Criminal & DUI Defense, Attorney Tracey Wood, DUI, Criminal
Top 25 Women In Law, Super Lawyers, 2008
Wisconsin Super Lawyers, 2007
Wisconsin, Criminal Defense, Drunk Driving Defense
Madison's Best Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2005
Madison's Best Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2003
Madison's Best Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2001

Professional Associations and Memberships:

American Bar Association (ABA)
Member

Dane County Bar Association
Member

Dane County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Past President

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member

National College for DUI Defense
Regent, Board of Regents

State Bar of Wisconsin
Member

Wisconsin Association for Criminal Defense Lawyers
President

Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member, Board of Directors

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Please take notice that although the law firm of Tracey Wood & Associates website contains a large amount of accurate and useful legal information about drunk driving, OWI, DUI, Sex Crimes, Expungement and other serious crimes, it is not intended to be used as legal advice. Only an attorney can counsel you on your specific case. Please contact the attorney at Tracey Wood & Associates immediately should you find yourself charged with a Drunk Driving in Wisconsin, a DUI (Driving Under the Influence), OWI (Operating Under the Influence) or any other serious crime in Wisconsin at (608) 350-1004. Even if your researching drunk driving laws or sex crime laws in Wisconsin, Lawyer Tracey Wood can assist you.

Attorney Tracey A. Wood , 1 South Pinckney Street Suite 950 Madison Wisconsin. (608) 350-1004

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