tracey a. wood
tracey a. wood
wisconsin attorney at law
||Tracey Wood & Associates
1 South Pinckney Street Suite #950
Madison, WI 53703
The firm had a drunk driving homicide case dismissed in Wood county last week. It involved an accident between our client and a horse driven trailer, which resulted in the tragic deaths of a father and son. Investigation established that the accident would have happened whether our client had been drinking or not. Our attorneys were able to win both the homicide charges and the administrative review hearing.
Client represented by another attorney was convicted for refusing to submit to a test to determine if drunk. Wood appealed illegal stop. Wisconsin Court of Appeals reversed.
Misdemeanor 3rd OWI reduced to non-criminal 1st offense on appeal to challenge counting of prior OWI convictions.
Misdemeanor 4th offense drunk driving conviction overturned on appeal to Wisconsin Court of Appeals on improper presentation of evidence & witnesses and illegal counting of prior OWI convictions.
Top 25 Women Super Lawyer
Madison's Best Defense Lawyers
The Myths of Field Sobriety Tests [National Associations of Criminal Defense Lawyers, DUI Division]
Annual EC/IR Seminar organizer [Washington D.C.]
Arkansas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Guest Speaker, OWI Defense, DUI Motions
National College for DUI Defense, Regent, Annual Speaker, Summer Session, Harvard Law School - How To Present Effective Openings & Closings, How To Cross Examine The State's Chemical Test Expert, How To Do An Effective Direct Examination of the Defense Expert, Using the Breath Test Expert Effectively
Portland Main OWI Seminar, Guest Speaker
Standardized Field Sobriety Tests, Certified Instructor
Wisconsin Annual OWI Seminar, Annual Speaker
Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Annual Speaker OWI Defense
Wisconsin Public Defenders Associations, Guest Speaker, Standardized Field Sobriety Tests
Wisconsin State Bar Convention, Milwaukee, Judicial Conference, Guest Speaker, Local Rules
Attorney Tracey A. Wood defends people accused (or convicted) of Wisconsin state or federal crimes, or Wisconsin drunk driving offenses. She provides discreet, effective and results-oriented legal counsel.
drunk driving focus:
Attorney Tracey Wood has defended more than 2,000 people charged with a drunk driving offense. More than 80% of her law practice is devoted to OWI defense and appeals. She has appealed numerous OWI cases to the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, including appeals to convictions for refusing to submit to a test, illegal search & seizure, illegal trial procedures and illegal counting of prior drunk driving convictions that were adjudicated in both Wisconsin and other states' courts. Attorney Wood represents people on every type of drunk driving related offense, including those listed below.
owi related credentials:
Attorney Tracey Wood is the author of Challenging Prior OWI Convictions, contributing author to DUI Defense (the DUI Defense Attorneys' Bible), and is currently authoring a treatise (the judges' & attorneys' bible) on Wisconsin drunk driving laws.
The National College for DUI Defense appointed Attorney Tracey Wood to the Board of Regents. The Board of Regents is comprised of a handful of America's most knowledgeable and experienced DUI defense lawyers. Tracey is also the only female and youngest member of that board.
The Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers elected Attorney Tracey Wood as president.
Attorney Tracey Wood is licensed to practice law in the state of Wisconsin. She has appeared in nearly every court in the state of Wiscosnin.
University of Wisconsin Law School
Madison WI, J. D., 1992
Milwaukee WI, B. A., 1988
Wisconsin State Bar, 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
State of Wisconsin –v- Alan Hayden
2006 WL 128513, Wis.App., 2006.
State of Wisconsin –v- David Gullickson
2008 WL 383195 (Wis.App.), 2008 WI App. 51.
State of Wisconsin –v- Michael Friedman
2007 WL 1486085 (Wis.App.), 2007 WI App 162
United States –v- Andres Perez
50 F. 3d 396 (7th cir. 1995)
State of Wisconsin –v- Douglas Schoepp
204 Wis.2d 266, 554 N.W.2d 236 (Wis.App.), 1996
State of Wisconsin –v- Gloria Eller
185 Wis.2d 917, 520 N.W.2d 291 (Ct. App. 1994)
honors & awards:
Top 25 Women In Law
Madison's Best Criminal Defense Lawyers
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