William Q. Bird

William Q. Bird

Managing Partner
Atlanta, Georgia

William Q. Bird has been practicing law in Atlanta for over 30 years, working in the field of civil litigation. He is the managing partner of Bird Law Group. He enjoys an outstanding reputation as an honest and uncompromising trial attorney. He is a past president of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association. He is also an esteemed member of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He has been named one of The Best Lawyers in America, and has been honored as one of Georgia's Legal Elite. Additionally, he has been voted one of Atlanta's Super Lawyers for the past several years. Recently, he was awarded the prestigious Tradition of Excellence Award by the State Bar of Georgia. William Q. Bird is well known throughout the legal community for his ability to handle complex cases and to fight hard to recover adequate compensation for his clients.

Personal Injury
Auto and Trucking Accidents
Medical Malpractice
Products Liability

Areas of Practice

  • Products Liability
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1972


  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. - 1972
  • Wabash College
    • B.A. - 1969
  • Brunel University, Uxbridge, England

Honors and Awards

  • Recipient, State Bar of Georgia Tradition of Excellence Award, 2009
  • Recipient, Insurance Counsel Journal Award, 1971
  • Listed in Best Lawyers in America
  • Atlanta's Top 100 Super Lawyers
  • Recipient, Georgia Elite Lawyers
  • Fellow, National Institute of Trial Advocacy
  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Atlanta Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of Georgia, Member
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, President, 1989 - 1990
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, President-Elect, 1988 - 1989
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Executive Vice-President, 1987 - 1988
  • American Association for Justice, Board of Governors, 1991 - 1996
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Member
  • Lawyers Club of Atlanta, Member
  • Roscoe-Pound American Trial Lawyers Foundation, Member
  • Georgia Bar Foundation


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  • super lawyers
  • AV preeminent TM | Martindale Hubbell lawyers ratings