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. Selected for inclusion in the Southern California Criminal Defense Super Lawyers list, attorney Scott C. Williams knows how to get the best possible resolution for your case and minimize the potential consequences.


  • 38 years of legal experience
  • Voted one of the top three best criminal defense attorneys in San Diego, California
  • Voted a "Top Lawyer in California"
  • Selected for inclusion in the Criminal Defense "Super Lawyers" list
  • Voted top 1 percent 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 thousands of clients in criminal matters
  • Experienced in both federal and state law and courts
  • Passed in the first time the difficult California State Bar exam (only 18 percent passed the first time; 82 percent failed)


  • College: Colgate University, Hamilton, New York (1972-1976)
    B.A. in political science; English
  • Law school: University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California (1978-1981) J.D. (Juris doctorate)
  • The State Bar of California: Active and in good standing; no discipline ever.

Let Us Help You

To find out more what we can do for you and to schedule a free initial consultation, please contact the Law Offices of Scott C. Williams by calling 619-573-4952 or toll-free at 866-675-3219.