William J. McKenney

William J. McKenney

Criminal Defense Attorney
Atlanta, GA




No Misconduct



About Me

  William J. McKenney, "Bill", has practiced law for over 32 years. His background includes extensive civil and criminal trial experience in State and Federal courts. He specializes in criminal law, wrongful death cases, D.U.I., medical malpractice, product liability, premise liability, and trucking accidents.     Bill held the positions of Adjunct Professor (Constitutional Law), Police...

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Client Reviews

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Mr. McKenney is a winner!

Posted by: Jennifer about 1 month ago.

Mr. McKenney represented my family in a wrongful death case and just before we started trial, he was able to settle our case for far much more money...

Good Decision

Posted by: Lib, Cooper & Cooper,III 4 months ago.

Life's goal is to make good decisions. We wanted an attorney who is prepared, has a good strategy and knows the law. William J. (Bill) McKenney,...
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Showing 2 of 6 peer endorsements

J. Guy Sharpe Jr.
J. Sharpe

Marietta, GA

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Bill is a very creative and hard working lawyer who gets great results for his clients. I highly recommend him
Donald Clinton Turner
Donald Turner

Roswell, GA

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.i have known Bill for many years he does great work for his clients! He is a Top Gun in the defense bar
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1979 License Status: Active Member in Good Standing for the state of Georgia.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/27/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1970 – 1978

Nassau County Police Department, NY


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1975 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

St John's University School of Law


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2012 Highest Possible Rating in Legal Ability & Ethical Standards

AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell


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Atlanta Bar Association

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Speaking Engagements

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2011 Truck Collisions

at Channel 5 News

2005 High Speed Pursuits

at Channel 5 News

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