Chuck Whitehead is an excellent Criminal and DUI defense lawyer.
Born and raised in Arizona, he attended The University of Arizona for his Undergraduate and Law degrees
Chuck was employed by the Office of the Maricopa County Public Defender. As a Deputy Public Defender he defended hundreds of individuals against serious felony charges. Chuck has defended hundreds of Felony DUI cases and more than 40 Vehicular Homicide and Aggravated Assault cases.
In addition to the DUI related cases, Chuck has defended almost every other type of crime in Arizona.
Chuck has spent countless hours in the courtroom and is extremely experienced in all aspects of criminal defense.
Chuck is currently in private practice.
His practice is focused on criminal defense and DUI defense in all Arizona courts. His practice has always placed a strong emphasis on DUI and DUI related offenses such as vehicular manslaughter and assault.
If you have any questions or would like to schedule a consultation on your case, please feel free to contact the Law Offices of R.C. Whitehead PLLC. (602) 258-6800
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I strongly endorse Mr. Whitehead. I had the pleasure of working together with him on a criminal matter in Maricopa County Superior Court. His legal knowledge and courtroom skills were great resources for our mutual client. He is a wonderful attorney that will serve you well.
Omer Gurion Criminal Defense Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Preeminent 5.0 out of 5||Martindale-Hubbell||2013|
|Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2013|
|AV Peer Review Rating||Martindale-Hubbell||2013|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2013|
|2012 Client's Choice Award||AVVO||2012|
|Certificate of Competency||Trial Skills College - Maricopa County Public Defender's Office||2006|
|Owner||The Law Offices of R.C. Whitehead PLLC||2011 - Present|
|Attorney||Maricopa County Office Of The Public Defenders||2005 - 2011|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Maricopa County Bar Association||Attorney Member||2012 - Present|
|Arizona Attorneys LinkedIn Group||N/A||2011 - Present|
|DUI Law LinkedIn Group||N/A||2011 - Present|
|State Bar of Arizona||Member||2005 - Present|
|Federal District Court (AZ)||Member||1995 - Present|
|State v. I. R.||Case Dismissed|
|State v. D. R.||Case Dismissed|
|State v. J.T.||Case Dismissed|
|See all Legal Cases|
|Phoenix New Times||Bryant Wilkerson Faces Prison for a Fatal Accident. But if a Drunk Driver Hits You, Is It Your Fault?||2009|
|Phoenix New Times||Maricopa County Attorney Suffers Stunning Defeat in Bryant Wilkerson Case -- Not Guilty On All But One Count||2009|
|Phoenix New Times||Bryant Wilkerson Sentenced to Probation -- Prosecutor Asked for Prison||2009|
|Drug Testing||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2009|
|Eyewitness Testimony||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2009|
|DNA Evidence||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2009|
|Seventh Annual APDA Statewide Conference||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2009|
|Auto/Pedestrian Collision||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2008|
|AACJ - Investigating Your Case - Fall Seminar||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2008|
|The Fight for Life: Death Penalty Conference||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2008|
|Sixth Annual APDA Statewide Conference||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2008|
|Crash Course 101: Accident Reconstruction||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2008|
|Fourth Annual APDA Statewide Conference||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2007|
|20th Annual Aggressive Defense of the Accused Impaired Driver||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2007|
|Fifth Annual APDA Statewide Conference||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2007|
|An Overview of Computer Forensics||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2007|
|National College for DUI Defense - 2007 Winter Session||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2007|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers: Seminar||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2007|
|Western Trial Advocacy Institute||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2006|
|Mental Health Issues in the Criminal System||law||Certificate of Attendance||2006|
|19th Annual Aggressive Defense of the Accused Impaired Driver||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2006|
|Fourth Annual APDA Statewide Conference||Law||Certificate of Attendance||2006|
|U OF A||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1994|
|APDA Annual Statewide Conference||Vehicular Manslaughter - Winning a Losing Case||2013|
|APDA Annual Statewide Conference||Issues in the Defense of Vehicular Homicide Cases||2012|