If you have been charged with a crime in San Diego or throughout Southern California, you want to do everything you can to get the best possible results. Listed as a Southern California Criminal Defense Super Lawyer, attorney Scott C. Williams knows how to get the best possible resolution for your case and minimize the potential consequences.

  • 35 years of legal experience;
  • Voted one of the top 3 best criminal defense attorneys in San Diego, CA
  • Voted a "Top Lawyer in California";
  • Voted a Criminal Defense "Super Lawyer";
  • Voted Top 1% of criminal attorneys in the nation;
  • One of the 10 best DUI/DWI Attorneys in California;
  • Voted Top 100 best Criminal Defense Attorneys in the nation
  • Former Criminal Prosecutor;
  • Former Judge Pro Tem;
  • Represented 1000s of clients in Criminal Matters;
  • Experienced in both Federal and State law and courts;
  • Passed the first time the difficult California State Bar Exam (only 18% passed the first time; 82% failed);


  • College: Colgate University, Hamilton, NY (1972-1976)
    BA Political Science; English
  • Law School: University of San Diego School of law, San Diego, CA (1978-1981)
    JD (Juris Doctorate)
  • California State Bar: Active and in Good Standing; No discipline ever.