William Q. Bird

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Atlanta, GA

Bird Law Group, P.C.
 | 2170 Defoor Hills Road, Atlanta, GA 30318
Phone: 404-873-4696
Fax: 404-872-3745
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2020
Licensed Since: 1972
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (70%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (20%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

As managing partner at Bird Law Group, P.C., William Q. Bird handles cases of personal injury, medical malpractice and products liability in the state of Georgia with a focus on the Atlanta metropolitan area. Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy as a Civil Trial Advocate, he is also a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the National Institute for Trial Advocacy. For his high ethical standards and long list of successful results, Mr. Bird holds the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.

After studying for a short period at Brunel University London in England, Mr. Bird graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Wabash College in 1969. In 1972, he graduated from the University of Texas School of Law with a Juris Doctor. Since then he has been listed as a Best Lawyer in America, named one of Georgia’s Elite Lawyers, been a recipient of the Insurance Counsel Journal Award and in 2009 was given the State Bar of Georgia Traditional of Excellence Award.

Admitted to practice in the state of Georgia, Mr. Bird has over four decades of experience practicing law. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Atlanta Bar Association, the State Bar of Georgia, the American Board of Trial Advocates, the Georgia Bar Foundation and the Roscoe-Pound American Trial Lawyers Foundation.

A former member of the board of governors for the American Association for Justice, Mr. Bird has also served as executive vice president, president-elect and president of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association. He is a member of the Lawyers Club of Atlanta.

* AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 70%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice
  • 20%Personal Injury - General
  • 10%Personal Injury - Products
Focus Areas

Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Premises Liability - Plaintiff


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Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2020

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About William Bird

Admitted: 1972, Georgia

Professional Webpage: https://www.birdlawgroup.com/Our-Attorneys/William-Q-Bird.sh...


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

Bar/Professional Activity:

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

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Georgia Bar Foundation

Educational Background:

  • Brunel University, Uxbridge, England
  • Wabash College, B.A., 1969
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Office Location for William Q. Bird

2170 Defoor Hills Road
Atlanta, GA 30318

Phone: 404-873-4696

Fax: 404-872-3745

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Last Updated: 9/12/2019

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