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Tracey Ann Wood

About Me

Attorney Tracey Wood is a nationally recognized legal authority on Drunk Driving Law, Wisconsin’s only lawyer ever appointed as a Standardized Field Sobriety Test Instructor, and the First State Delegate for the National College of DUI Defense. Attorney Wood serves on the boards of both the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. She was voted "Best Criminal Defense Attorney" among a handful of lawyers to receive such recognition during a recent survey of her peers. Tracey obtained her law degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School, one of the highest regarded law schools in the nation.
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Practice Areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
    23 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
  3. Appeals: 20%
    23 years



Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (15 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

22 total 

  • Frank T. Pasternak

    I absolutely endorse Tracey as she is an outstanding lawyer who is highly respected in the Madison area and Wisconsin. She will provide excellent legal representation for those needing assistance with criminal defense matters, white-collar crime, and DUIs.


    Frank Pasternak Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Corey C. Chirafisi

    Tracey is widely considered one of the best drunk driving lawyers in the state. She is creative in both her motion work and in ways to resolve cases for clients. I highly recommend her.


    Corey Chirafisi Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Tracey Wood & Associates

1 S Pinckney St
Madison, WI, 53703


WIGood Standing199303/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Wisconsin Super LawyerWisconsin Super Lawyers2013
Super LawyerWisconsin Super Lawyers2012
Super LawyerWisconsin Super Lawyers2011
Super LawyerWisconsin Super Lawyers2010
Super LawyerWisconsin Super Lawyers2009
Wisconsin's top female criminal defense/dui defense attorneySuper Lawyers 25 Top Females2008
Super LawyerWisconsin Super Lawyers2008
Super LawyerWisconsin Super Lawyers2007
Super LawyerWisconsin Super Lawyers2006
Madison's Best Criminal Defense LawyersMadison Magazine/Attorneys of Dane County2005
Madison's Best Criminal Defense LawyersMadison Magazine/Attorneys of Dane County2003
Madison's Best Criminal Defense LawyersMadison Magazine/Attorneys of Dane County2001
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerTracey Wood & Associates2014 - Present
Attorney, ShareholderVan Wagner & Wood, S.C.1995 - 2014
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense LawyersPresidentN/A
National College for DUI DefenseBoard of RegentsN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Wisconsin State BarMember; License in Good StandingN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
United States -v- PerezReversed; judgment was vacated.
United States -v- ButlerAcquitted (Not Guilty)
Wisconsin -v- David GullicksonReversed.
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Publication NameTitleDate
Wisconsin DefenderChallenging Prior Under The Influence ConvictionsN/A
Drunk Driving Defense, Sixth EditionDrunk Driving Defense, Sixth EditionN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Marquette UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1988
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
NCDD Symposium at Harvard Law SchoolHow To Do An Effective Direct Examination of the Defense Expert2008
NCDD SymposiumHow To Cross Examine The State's Chemical Test Expert2008
NCDD SymposiumHow To Present Effective Openings and Closings2008