Sumner County, Tennessee Criminal Lawyers

Jenna D'Agostino
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Tennessee Criminal Law Lawyer

Jenna is a native of New Jersey, who moved to Nashville to attend Vanderbilt University in 2009. She graduated from Peabody College at Vanderbilt, where she was a member of the Alpha Delta Pi sorority’s Zeta Rho... Read More »
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Leticia Mason
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Tennessee Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years experience

Nashville School of Law, Universidad Anahuac and Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Occidente (ITESO)México, Tennessee and U.S. Federal Court, Middle District of Tennessee
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Byron L. Pugh
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Tennessee Criminal Law Attorney

Byron Pugh is a criminal defense and family law attorney in Nashville, Tennessee. Byron represents individuals who are charged with a crime, the subject of a criminal investigation, seeking a divorce or engaged in a... Read More »
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Joseph W. Fuson
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Determined Tennessee Criminal Attorney! Call for Aggressive Advocacy!

I am dedicated to aggressive representation of the criminally accused. I will fight to protect your rights and ensure your freedom! Visit my website for client testimonials and case results. Call for a consultation. Read More »
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Thomas Boyers V
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Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(615) 206-8663 150 West Main Street
Citizens Bank Building, Suite 301
Gallatin, TN 37066
Free ConsultationCriminal, Cannabis Law, Divorce and Personal Injury
Nashville School of Law
Thomas Boyers continues a long tradition of legal and social advocacy, not only in Gallatin and Sumner County but throughout Tennessee in counties such as Wilson, Trousdale, Robertson and Macon. Thomas' Father and Grandfather were lawyers and Circuit Judges who practiced for decades in Gallatin as well as these other counties. Thomas Boyers V's namesake, Colonel Thomas Boyers established the local Newspaper and was the founding president of the Tennessee Press Association. Boyers concentrates on Criminal Defense, Divorce, Personal Injury and Probate cases. Additionally, Thomas Boyers is listed by The Tennessee Supreme Court as a Rule 31 Civil Mediator.
John Chadwick Long
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Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(615) 451-0307 130 South Water Avenue
Gallatin, TN 37066
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Nashville School of Law
John Chadwick Long was born and raised in Pulaski, TN. In 1995, Chad graduated from Giles County High School, finishing in the Top 10 of his class. In the fall of 1995, Chad attended the University of Tennessee, Knoxville where he graduated in May 2000 with a Bachelor of Sciences in Communications (Public Relations, major; Finance, minor). As an undergraduate, he was a member of the Student Government Association's Freshman Council. His greatest involvement was with the Epsilon Eta Chapter of Sigma Nu Fraternity where he pledged in Spring 1996 and was initiated as a Knight and Brother in Fall...
Russell Edwards
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Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(615) 822-0431 177 East Main Street
Hendersonville, TN 37075
Free ConsultationCriminal, Appeals, DUI and Divorce
Edwards & Edwards is a small, family owned firm run by two attorneys, Michael Edwards and son Russell Edwards. Edwards & Edwards are skilled, experienced attorneys who handle a myriad of cases ranging from basic legal matters to complex situations. Edwards & Edwards has represented clients in Sumner, Robertson, and Davidson counties, as well as the surrounding Middle Tennessee area, for over 42 years. With the solid capability and proven track record of Edwards & Edwards, you are assured that your legal rights will be represented by top professionals. Russell Edwards has been with the Edwards & Edwards since...
Mr. Kenneth J. Phillips
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Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(615) 461-7174 113 E. Main St.
Suite C
Gallatin, TN 37066
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Jon David Rogers
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Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(615) 598-3663 PO Box 2491
Hendersonville, TN 37077
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business, Family and International
University of Denver
Jon is a native of Beaumont, Texas and spent most of his childhood there as well as Santa Fe, New Mexico and Denver, Colorado. Jon attended AmericanUniversity in Washington, DC and earned two Bachelor of Arts degrees, one in International Studies, with a focus on international trade and finance; and another in Justice, focusing on organized and white collar crime as well as policing methodology. While at AmericanUniversity, Jon was an elected member of student government and very active in the American University and Washington, DC chapters of the College Republicans. Jon has worked in the finance and real estate fields...
Mr. Roland F. Mumford
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Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(615) 348-0070 165 Indian Lake Blvd.
Suite 103 B
Hendersonville, TN 37075
Criminal, Bankruptcy, Business and DUI
Nashville School of Law
N. Kee Bryant-McCormick
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Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer
(615) 431-2693 B-202
Hendersonville, TN 37075
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Estate Planning and Juvenile
Randy P Lucas
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Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 36 years experience
(615) 451-1013 111 College Street
Gallatin, TN 37066
Free ConsultationCriminal, Employment and Juvenile
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
I have been practicing trial, domestic, juvenile and criminal law since 1983.
Mike Carter
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Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Attorney
(615) 206-1400 180 N. Belvedere Drive, Suite 7
Gallatin, TN 37066
Criminal
Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer
(615) 824-5613 394 W Main St
Hendersonville, TN 37075
Criminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Brent Horst
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Tennessee Criminal Law Attorney with 32 years experience

Brent Horst is a criminal defense attorney serving clients throughout Nashville, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Memphis Tennessee. For more than 25 years, Brent has dedicated his legal career to defending the rights of... Read More »
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Christopher Coats
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Tennessee Criminal Law Attorney with 29 years experience

As a lawyer and a former judge, I have often seen how good people can get into trouble. When they do, they need a lawyer they can trust and depend on. A lawyer who will listen. A lawyer who knows the law. A lawyer... Read More »
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Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Attorney
(615) 452-2000 121 Public Square
Gallatin, TN 37066
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Estate Planning
Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Attorney
(615) 452-5872 116 Public Square
Gallatin, TN 37066
Criminal, Insurance Defense, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Sumner County, TN Criminal Law Attorney
(615) 452-5872 116 Public Square
Gallatin, TN 37066
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Blake Kelley
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(615) 305-4539 812 West Old Hickory Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37115
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Personal Injury
University of Colorado - Boulder and Nashville School of Law
Blake Kelley is heavily experienced in Civil & Criminal negotiations, litigation, trial and appeals on all levels up to the TN Supreme Court (DUI, drug, assault, fraud, theft cases as well as Personal Injury, auto accident, big trucking company to slip & fall cases).

His extreme competitiveness and desire to win has been unchanged since his high school & college football playing and coaching days before becoming an attorney/lawyer in 2005. Mr. Kelley has a passion for taking on the 6 trillion dollar GDP Insurance industry (TN Supreme Court case Action Chiropractic v Erie Insurance & Prentice Hyler).

Blake attended the Nashville...
Peter Frech
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(615) 859-9665 405 Two Mile Pike
Suite A
Goodlettsville, TN 37072
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Tennessee College of Law
Randi L. Crawford
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney
(615) 227-2850 4205 Gallatin Road
Nashville, TN 37216
Free ConsultationCriminal, Consumer, Divorce and Family
Thomas Anthony Maynard
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer
(615) 885-4335 3310 Lebanon Road
Suite 200
Hermitage, TN 37076
Criminal
Donnavon K. Vasek
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Wilson County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 3 years experience
137 Public Square
Lebanon, TN 37087
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Probate
Nashville School of Law
My legal focus shifted to criminal law when I started working as Frank Lannom's Lead Investigator at the Law Offices of Lannom & Williams. Working with Frank and his Associate, Melanie Bean, exposed me to the glaring fact that we as citizens must ensure that our consititutional rights are protected in the courts. From investigating simple DUIs to sex offenses to vehicular homicide, I have seen firsthand how important it is for every citizen to have access to skilled and dedicated defense counsel. Now that I am a practicing attorney at Lannom & Williams, I intend to uphold the...
Matt Maniatis
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(615) 366-1211 2874 Elm Hill Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Immigration
Loyola University New Orleans
Matt Maniatis is a partner at Saenz & Maniatis, PLLC, a Nashville, TN law firm assisting the community in the areas of immigration and naturalization, criminal defense, divorce, family law, probate, and civil litigation. Matt graduated in 2008 from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Criminology. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor degree in 2011 from the Loyola University New Orleans College of Law. Matt is licensed and admitted to practice in all Tennessee state courts, all U.S. immigration courts, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee, and the U.S....
George Frank Lannom
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Wilson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(615) 444-3995 541 North Mt. Juliet Road
Totty Building, 3rd Floor
Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
Free ConsultationCriminal, Cannabis Law, DUI and White Collar Crime
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
I concentrate my practice on the defense of citizens accused of crimes. The principle of my practice is simple: I believe that you have to care for the people you represent. This ideology results in my offering a personal and specialized approach to each of my clients. I offer genuine concern and empathy for those I represent and this is the core of my practice. I will do everything that can be done to provide you the best defense possible and I and my team of lawyers, paralegals and investigators will do it to the best our ability. I...
Amanda J. Gentry
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I am an experienced and skilled criminal defense attorney. I am passionate about securing your freedom and future. I will fight for your rights! Visit my website for more information or call for a free consultation. Read More »
Bernard McEvoy
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Tennessee Criminal Law Lawyer with 29 years experience

Have you been charged with a crime or criminal citation in Nashville, TN and/or Davidson County? You need to contact the Law Office of Bernie McEvoy, a Nashville criminal lawyer with over 25 years experience in criminal... Read More »
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Cynthia A. Sherwood
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(615) 873-5670 201 4th Ave N
Suite 1130
Nashville, TN 37219
Free ConsultationCriminal, Domestic Violence, Juvenile and White Collar Crime
Vanderbilt University Law School
Cynthia Sherwood is one if the most experienced criminal defense attorneys in Nashville, TN. She has been practicing in Nashville since graduating from Vanderbilt Law School almost 20 years ago.

When asked why she practices criminal defense, Ms Sherwood replied: "I feel a deep satisfaction from freeing my clients, both in the literal sense and figuratively from the mental burden of a criminal charge. I feel empathy for every client, and I cannot stand to lose."

That combination of empathy and competitiveness has proven to be quite powerful.

Her defense strategies have evolved to embody much more than the "normal"...
Kurt W Bartlett
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(615) 415-0542 404 JAMES ROBERTSON PARKWAY
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NASHVILLE, TN 37219
Criminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
I was born in Toledo, Ohio and moved to Miami, Florida as a child where I attended elementary school through High School in Miami, while spending as much time as possible in the Florida Keys. After graduating High School, I enlisted in the United States Army where I served a total of 8 years as a linguist, helicopter mechanic and sergeant for the 101st Aviation Brigade at Fort Campbell, Kentucky.

After being honorably discharged in 1998, I moved to Nashville, Tennessee to take a job as a police officer with the Metro Nashville Police Department. There I worked...
Don Himmelberg
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(615) 308-5405 525 4th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37210
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
Nashville School of Law
Don Himmelberg is a criminal defense attorney in Nashville, TN.

Don graduated Middle Tennessee State University before moving on to pursue his J.D. at the Nashville School of Law in 1985. While in law school, Don was employed in the Circuit Court Clerk’s Office; he also gained experience as the Law Clerk for Circuit Criminal Court. Upon admittance to the Bar, Don served as an Assistant District Attorney, responsible for prosecuting both misdemeanors and felonies.

After several years as a prosecutor, Don made the decision to enter private practice with his partners, Jim Higgins and Rick Piliponis. Together, the three attorneys opened...
James Lee Widrig Esq.
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(615) 417-7800 500 Church St
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Nashville, TN 37219
Free ConsultationCriminal, Divorce, Family and Juvenile
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Attorney James L. Widrig, or more commonly known as “Jim Widrig”, was born in Upstate NY. in a small town called Yorkshire, NY. He went to college in east Tennessee at Carson-Newman College. After college Jim attended law school at Thomas M. Cooley in Lansing, Michigan.

Attorney Jim Widrig practices in all of Middle Tennessee and his main office is located in downtown Nashville. James Widrig founded the law office of Widrig Law PLLC in February of 2007 with the goal to fight for individuals during the most difficult times of their lives. In 2011 James L Widrig was voted one...
Mr David Ridings
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(615) 851-1888 211 Union Street
Suite 202
Nashville, TN 37201
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Nashville School of Law
David G. Ridings, Criminal Defense Attorney Nashville, TN, United States Ridings Law Group, P.C. Nashville Criminal Defense Attorney. ...At Ridings Law Group, P.C., Attorney David Ridings has experience on every side of the criminal justice system. He has a long history in law enforcement Serving as a police officer for over 10 years. After leaving the Metro Nashville Police Department, David Ridings served at the Nashville District Attorney's Office, just prior to opening his own Law Firm in 1998. From that time he has maintained a General Practice in the Middle Tennessee area, and now focuses exclusively on Criminal Defense Law. He...
Michael Kerr Walker
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
(615) 485-3065 341 Harrison St.
Nashville, TN 37219
Free ConsultationCriminal, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Walker Law provides legal services in Criminal Defense, Divorce, and Personal Injury Law in Davidson and surrounding counties in the middle Tennessee area. We are conveniently located in downtown Nashville, a couple of blocks from both General Sessions and Circuit Court. We give free consultations over the phone or by appointment. We handle misdemeanor and felony criminal cases, Uncontested, Contested, and Default Divorces, DUI, Traffic Violations, Personal Injury, Expungements, Background Checks, Driving While Impaired, Reckless Driving, Theft, Robbery, Burglary, Simple Possession, Felony Drug Offenses, Probation Violations, Prostitution, Vandalism, Evading Arrest, Resisting Arrest, Assault, and many other...
Byron L. Pugh
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 6 years experience
(615) 255-9595 214 2nd Ave N
#206A
Nashville, TN 37201
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
Byron Pugh is a criminal defense and family law attorney in Nashville, Tennessee. Byron represents individuals who are charged with a crime, the subject of a criminal investigation, seeking a divorce or engaged in a child custody dispute. He serves clients throughout Middle Tennessee including Williamson, Davidson, Rutherford and Sumner counties.

Byron began his legal career in the courtroom as an Assistant District Attorney in Davidson County. He was first assigned to the domestic violence team where he prosecuted domestic assault, stalking and harassment cases. There he earned a reputation as a dedicated and effective advocate for domestic violence victims. Byron...
Frank J. Steiner
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(615) 730-6090 2200 21st Avenue South
Suite 309
Nashville, TN 37212
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business, DUI and Probate
South Texas College of Law
Rob McKinney
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(615) 259-9009 214 Second Ave. North
Suite 103
Nashville, TN 37201
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
Nashville School of Law
I am a trial attorney based in Nashville , Tn. I love to represent the underdogs. My practice has two areas of concentration. First , I represent those that have been accused of a crime such as DUI , Sex Crimes or Drug crimes. I have tried cases from murder to shoplifting in both state and federal court.Second , I represent those that have been injured in accident cases from wrongful death claims to a tractor trailer accidents.I was born and raised in Nashville. I enjoy helping others in times of crisis.
Brent Horst
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(615) 403-2971 315 Deaderick St
#1550-11
Nashville, TN 37238
Criminal
University of Toledo
Brent Horst is a criminal defense attorney serving clients throughout Nashville, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Memphis Tennessee. For more than 25 years, Brent has dedicated his legal career to defending the rights of those who have been falsely charged with crimes by the government. Common cases Brent takes on involve sex offenses, domestic violence, DUI/DWI, drug crimes, white collar crimes, probation violations, and more. Today, Brent is known as a well-respected attorney among both his fellow peers and his clients as he fully commits to helping individuals defeat their charges or receive lesser sentences. If you are in need of a...
Jonathan Turner
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Former VA. Prosecutor who will aggressively Fight for Your Rights

Jonathan Turner is a former Virginia prosecutor and an experienced trial, criminal defense, DUI, and family law attorney. He has successfully handled a wide range of cases from DUI, drug offenses, probation violations,... Read More »
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Don Himmelberg
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Tennessee Criminal Law Attorney with 26 years experience

Don Himmelberg is a criminal defense attorney in Nashville, TN. Don graduated Middle Tennessee State University before moving on to pursue his J.D. at the Nashville School of Law in 1985. While in law school, Don was... Read More »
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Norman D. McKellar
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 17 years experience
424 Church Street
Suite 2000
Nashville, TN 37219
Free ConsultationCriminal, Tax and White Collar Crime
University of Tennessee College of Law
Norman D. McKellar practices law in the areas of IRS tax resolution and federal criminal defense, with an emphasis on tax fraud and white collar federal crimes. Mr. McKellar has successfully defended clients in criminal cases in both federal and state courts and in U.S. Tax Court. Mr. McKellar was voted by his peers as a “Top Attorney” by Knoxville’s CityView magazine in its 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 editions. In 2014, Mr. McKellar was selected as a member of the “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” by the National Trial Lawyers, and he also received this...
Grover Christopher Collins
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
(615) 716-3728 414 Union Street
Suite 1110
Nashville, TN 37219
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business, DUI and Real Estate
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
Grover Christopher Collins is a builder. Whether it’s businesses, cases, relationships, or dreams, Grover always builds something sustainable – even if he only has a few pieces to work with at the beginning.

Take Collins Legal itself. Grover and his wife, Mackenzie, started Collins Legal in 2013 with a mission: to provide solutions to build a better tomorrow. Always keeping this mission at the center of his practice, Grover’s attorney experience has been punctuated by fostering robust relationships with clients. By fundamentally basing the firm’s foundation on individual clients and their needs, Grover has ensured the success of both client and...
Marcus Shute Jr
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 3 years experience
(615) 953-4971 315 Deaderick Street
STE 1550-164
Nashville, TN 37238
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business, Cannabis Law and Entertainment & Sports
Nashville School of Law
Shute Law is a boutique law firm that utilizes a client-focused approach to create opportunities and procure sustainable contracts in the sports and entertainment industries. Our practice areas include contracts, litigation, consulting/business development, the cannabis & marijuana industry, as well as estate planning, criminal defense, and family law.
Jesse Lords
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(615) 418-9814 222 2nd Ave. N.
Suite 416
Nashville, TN 37201
Free ConsultationCriminal, Family and Probate
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
I grew up in a military family, moving often, until settling in Pensacola Florida for the majority of my youth. On September 18, 2001 I decided to join the Army. I completed my basic training at Ft. Benning Georgia and my military job training at Ft. Gordon Georgia. Following military school, I was stationed at Ft. Campbell Kentucky in 2002. While serving I was deployed to Iraq twice, once in 2003 and again in 2005. While on my second deployment I decided that I wanted to get out of the military, go to school, and become an attorney. Upon returning...
Bryan Stephenson
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(615) 515-5110 424 Church St.
Suite 2000
Nashville, TN 37219
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Pepperdine University School of Law
Nashville Criminal Defense Lawyer Bryan Stephenson has been representing folks for about 10 years. He is a former Assistant District Attorney for Davidson County. He has had great success in helping clients through the hardest times of their lives, working to get them the best possible outcomes in their cases. He works all over middle Tennessee and represents clients charged with all types of crimes (Misdemeanor, Felony, DUI, Implied Consent, Drugs, Assault, Fraud, Public Intoxication, Probation Violations, and other offenses) in the State, Federal, and Juvenile Courts. Call 615-515-5110, or visit our website at www.MiddleTNLaw.com, to schedule a free consultation...
Joseph W. Fuson
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(615) 298-7272 2126 21st Ave S
Nashville, TN 37212
Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
Criminal, DUI, Family and White Collar Crime
Nashville School of Law
John Caudill
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer
(615) 241-0543 424 Church St., Suite 2000
Nashville, TN 37219
Criminal, DUI, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
University of Kentucky College of Law
Caudill Law Offices, LLC., proudly serves clientele in south-central and western Kentucky and middle Tennessee. John Caudill is an attorney with over 25 years of litigation experience specializing in criminal law and civil litigation including areas of oil and gas, personal injury, whistleblower claims, discrimination claims based on age and medical condition and ERISA. From 1989 to 2005, John Caudill served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in Louisville, Kentucky where he litigated over 40 trials to a jury verdict. From that experience, he developed an understanding of various areas of federal civil and criminal law, including Medical Malpractice,...
Leticia Mason
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(615) 298-7272 2126 21st Ave S
Nashville, TN 37212
Criminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Nashville School of Law, Universidad Anahuac and Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Occidente (ITESO)
Amanda J. Gentry
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Davidson County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
2021 Richard Jones Rd
#160
Nashville, TN 37215
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Nashville School of Law
Dedicated, Aggressive, Compassionate Attorney fighting for your rights.
Ashley Jackson
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Wilson County, TN Criminal Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(615) 784-4801 133 S College St
Lebanon, TN 37087
Criminal, Estate Planning, Family and Traffic Tickets
Nashville School of Law
Ashley L. Jackson began practicing law in 2015. She received a Bachelor of Business Administration from Belmont University's College of Entertainment and Music Business in 2008. Upon graduation, Ashley began working for Warner Music Group in Nashville, Tennessee. Ashley began her law school career in 2010 at the Nashville School of Law, where she was the recipient of the Faculty and Trustee Scholarship for three consecutive years. Ashley received a Juris Doctor degree from the Nashville School of Law in 2014. She continued to work for Warner Music Group in the Business Affairs department until 2015.

In 2015, Ashley joined the...
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Sumner County Criminal Legal Aid & Pro Bono Services

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee Inc Williamson County Pro Bono Program
(615) 890-0905
Murfreesboro, TN

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Arrested or facing criminal charges?

Criminal law addresses the government's prosecution of individuals who have been accused of committing a crime. Such laws may be federal, state, or local. The prosecution represents the people of a particular jurisdiction, and acts on behalf of the government by bringing a case against an accused. Under the U.S. Constitution, a person accused of a crime may have the right to a criminal defense attorney during interrogations and certain other times before and during a trial.

Whether you are under police investigation, have been arrested, or are facing charges, having an advocate familiar with the criminal justice system.

Most jurisdictions classify crimes as felonies or misdemeanors, with felonies being the more serious offenses with the possibility of more severe sentences. Some criminal lawyers focus on a specific area of criminal defense law, such as white-collar crime, drug offenses, theft crimes, or violent crimes. You should consult with a criminal defense lawyer early on in the process to preserve options, such as diversion programs or plea bargains.

When hiring a criminal defense attorney, you should evaluate the experience and fee structure of the attorney. Some offer a free consultation to discuss your case.


Accomplice liability: If a person aids, assists, or encourages another in the commission of a crime, they are criminally liable as an accomplice to the crime.

Self-defense: The claim that an act otherwise criminal was legally justifiable because it was necessary to protect a person or property from the threat or action of another.