Chambers & Partners "He is thorough and analytical. He commands great respect for his professional approach and dedication".
Legal500 have also recognised Williams ability by recommending him, stating in their 2020 directory:
"Outstanding for both defence and prosecution briefs".
In the 2019 directory it states:
"Very experienced in cases of fraud and historic sexual abuse".
"A confident, experienced counsel who will leave no stone unturned in his endeavour to ensure each case is prepared carefully and fully". "One of the most highly regarded juniors in the region".
In the 2018 directory it states:
"He is thorough and diligent in his preparation of the case".
In the 2017 directory it states:
“An experienced junior who is well versed in all areas of serious crime, including murder and sexual offences”.
In the 2015 directory it states:
"He has a brilliant mind and is meticulous in his trial preparation." "He is incredibly thorough and his ability to deal with large volumes of complex paperwork is second to none".
In the 2013 directory it states:
Is a "polished advocate who shows sound judgement" according to peers. He acted for the defence in R v Barrett, a case involving a double attempted murder.
In the 2012 directory it states:
William Carter is acclaimed for his "thorough" approach, which is particularly useful in cases where complex evidence is involved. He advised on R v Spiewak, an infanticide trial that involved complex medical issues.
Legal500 have also recognised Williams ability by recommending him, stating in their 2017 directory:
"Brilliantly nuanced in his cross-examination".
"Conscientious and attentive to clients".