Sevierville, Tennessee DUI Lawyers

John C Barnes
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Barnes Law takes great pride in providing top quality client service to make the most stressful and difficult times easier and still delivering cutting edge litigation strategy and execution, in and out of the courtroom. Read More »
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Matthew D. Ooten
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Tennessee DUI Lawyer

Matt has spent his legal career helping clients when they need it the most. He has gone through NHTSA's field sobriety test training for both alcohol and drug-related DUI's. If you're looking for an attorney who is... Read More »
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Jim D. Owen
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Sevierville, TN DUI Lawyer with 47 years experience
(865) 397-7622 Sevier County
Sevierville, TN 37862
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
University of Tennessee College of Law
Highly successful and experienced trial lawyer. Mr. Owen has been defending people in the great State of Tennessee since 1972 . If you are charged with a crime, knowledge, skill and experience are essential for your representation. Instead of waiting and worrying, call Jim right now for a free consultation.
Benjamin Burton
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Sevierville, TN DUI Lawyer with 13 years experience
(865) 774-5515 140 Court Avenue
Sevierville, TN 37862
Free ConsultationDUI, Administrative, Criminal and Workers' Comp
Mr. Burton is originally from Tennessee. Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Burton served as a police officer with the City of Sevierville before becoming a Federal Agent for the Social Security Administration. While working as a Federal Agent, Mr. Burton completed law school at the Nashville School of Law. After returning to East Tennessee, Mr. Burton began his own practice focusing on the representation of disabled individuals and criminal defendants on both the state and federal level. Mr. Burton’s experience as a Federal Agent with the Social Security Administration distinguishes Mr. Burton from other attorneys in his representation of disabled...
Joseph Andrew Baker
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Sevierville, TN DUI Lawyer with 17 years experience
(865) 428-2888 121 Court Ave
Sevierville, TN 37862
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Mr. Charles C. Harrison Jr.
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Sevierville, TN DUI Lawyer with 10 years experience
(865) 365-3050 227 Court Ave
Sevierville, TN 37862
DUI, Criminal, Divorce and Estate Planning
University of Tennessee College of Law
Bryan E. Delius
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Sevierville, TN DUI Attorney with 26 years experience
(865) 428-8780 124 Court Ave
Sevierville, TN 37862
DUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Firm founder Bryan E. Delius started his law firm, the Law Offices of Bryan E. Delius, more than 20 years ago with one goal in mind: to offer East Tennessee residents and visitors the fighting chance they deserve in court.
Dennis Campbell
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Sevierville, TN DUI Lawyer
(865) 428-2345 129 Commerce St
Sevierville, TN 37862
DUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Sevierville, TN DUI Lawyer
(865) 428-0625 129 Commerce St
Sevierville, TN 37862
DUI, Criminal and Personal Injury
Sevierville, TN DUI Attorney
(865) 453-6143 119 Court Ave
Sevierville, TN 37862
DUI, Criminal and Workers' Comp
Sevierville, TN DUI Attorney
(865) 453-1143 111 Commerce St
Sevierville, TN 37862
DUI, Criminal, Divorce and Estate Planning
Candice K. Mendez
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Dandridge, TN DUI Attorney with 11 years experience
(423) 623-4134 1237-D Gay Street
Dandridge, TN 37725
DUI, Bankruptcy, Criminal and Traffic Tickets
Appalachian School of Law
The primary focus of our firm is to provide effective representation and advocacy in the areas of criminal defense, family law, bankruptcy and general civil litigation. Should you have any questions, please contact our office to schedule an immediate appointment.
Alexander Brown
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Knoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 17 years experience
(865) 556-4231 7450 Chapman Hwy #241
Knoxville, TN 37920
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
University of Tennessee College of Law
Since 2002 I have been representing clients in East Tennessee in State and Federal Court. With extensive jury trial experience in State and Federal Court I will not back down when it comes to your best interest or wishes. Representing individual charged with criminal charges, helping horse owners get their animals back from over charging Stable managers, to dog bite cases and car wrecks. With experience comes results. Alexander Brown the Attorney you need.
Brett Bell
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DANDRIDGE, TN DUI Attorney
(865) 397-7506 P.O. Box 1753
DANDRIDGE, TN 37725
DUI, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Candice K. Mendez
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Dandridge, TN DUI Attorney with 11 years experience
1237 Gay Street
Dandridge, TN 37725
DUI, Appeals, Bankruptcy and Criminal
Appalachian School of Law
Marcos M. Garza
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Knoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 18 years experience
(888) 384-2255 550 W. Main Street
Suite 340
Knoxville, TN 37902
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
University of Tennessee College of Law
Marcos Garza is a graduate of Vanderbilt University and the University of Tennessee College of Law.

After serving as a Judge Advocate in the Marine Corps as a Captain, he started his firm in December, 2007. He has become known as the "go to" guy in the field of DUI, Criminal Defense, and Personal Injury law in East Tennessee.

The Garza Law Firm strives to treat "Clients like Family," so you can be assured of the very best customer service. With a team of five attorneys with approximately 100 years of legal experience, you can feel confident that...
Jedidiah 'Jed' McKeehan
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(865) 588-1096 1111 N. Northshore Drive, Suite N-290
Knoxville, TN 37919
Free ConsultationKnoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 12 years experience
DUI, Criminal, Divorce and Personal Injury
Samford University
There is probably no worse feeling then the moment that this thought crosses your mind, "I think I need an attorney."

You are immediately thrust in to a world you know nothing about, relying on someone you don't know to help you through one of the most critical situations in your life. Scary stuff.

Or maybe you find yourself in need of an attorney on your side to take care of business so you can keep growing your business. Whether it is landlord-tenet disputes, legal contracts, or other sensitive situations, having someone you know and trust is essential in the current...
James R. Owen
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(865) 440-6345 Dandridge, TN 37725
Free ConsultationDandridge, TN DUI Attorney with 22 years experience
DUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
After Graduating from the University of Memphis Law School in 1997, James R. Owen moved back to East Tennessee and started practicing law, focusing mainly in the area of Criminal Defense and DUI/DWI defense. He has successfully defended thousands of citizens accused of crimes. He prides himself in investigating not only the facts of his case but also getting to know his clients on a personal level, so he can address any underlying personal issues that may have led to the criminal charges. This holistic approach often leads to a better outcome in the legal system, but also a...
Kelly D. Tanner
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(865) 546-2141 2125 Middlebrook Pike
Knoxville, TN 37921
Free ConsultationKnoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 5 years experience
DUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Lincoln Memorial University - John J. Duncan, Jr. School of Law
Kelly Tanner is a Knoxville DUI attorney and Knoxville Car Wreck attorney. Before attending the Duncan School of Law, Kelly served as a law enforcement officer in Knoxville, TN. In fact, Kelly is highly skilled in the area of FIeld Sobriety Testing, having received countless hours of training in both administration and interpretation of these tests, and has been a part of actually training the police officers who administer them. To say that he has knowledge of how the prosecution makes their cases is an understatement. He knows the system from both sides.

His former career as a Law Enforcement Officer...
John C Barnes
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Knoxville, TN DUI Attorney with 10 years experience
(865) 409-1043 5401 Kingston Pike
Suite 500
Knoxville, TN 37919
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Family and Personal Injury
University of Tennessee College of Law
We care about doing a great job and making sure our clients are well informed and well taken care of throughout the legal process. Being charged with a crime, suffering an injury, or getting divorced are stressful experiences. The last thing you need is to worry about what your lawyer is doing with your case. We promise to be responsive, open, and honest about every aspect of your legal matter. The Barnes Law Firm is committed to providing you a first class defense at a cost people can afford. We regularly practice in courts in...
Robert R. Kurtz
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Knoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 19 years experience
(865) 896-9779 422 S. Gay Street, Ste. 301
Knoxville, TN 37902
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Juvenile and White Collar Crime
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
Robert R. Kurtz is the founding lawyer of the Knoxville criminal defense law firm, Robert R. Kurtz, Attorney at Law. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in History from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 1995, and his Juris Doctorate degree with honors from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 2000. Mr. Kurtz is a member of the Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Knoxville Bar Association, and a Life Member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is a member of the Board of Directors for Federal Defender Services of Eastern Tennessee,...
Jessica Sue Sisk
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Newport, TN DUI Lawyer with 8 years experience
(423) 623-3137 303 East Broadway
Newport, TN 37821
DUI, Appeals, Criminal and Traffic Tickets
Appalachian School of Law
You're charged with a crime and feel like you're seen as guilty until you prove you're innocent. Maybe you've celebrated a bit too much or tried to escape your problems and picked up a charge and don't want to lose your job or have a criminal history. You need out of a bad marriage. You want to rebuild your family or divide your assets between your loved ones for use after you're gone. Don't feel overwhelmed by the process...we can help! When you walk through the doors of our office, you're going through some of if not...
Jeffrey Charles Coller
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Knoxville, TN DUI Attorney with 7 years experience
(865) 281-1000 Bank of America Building 550 Main Street SW
Suite 775
Knoxville, TN 37902
DUI, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Jeffrey Coller provides aggressive and dedicated legal representation to those who face criminal and DUI charges and to victims of personal injury cases. He strives to put clients at ease during even the most difficult circumstances.

Whether it means taking on law enforcement or an insurance company that will not pay, Jeffrey has a reputation for going above and beyond for his clients. Comfortable in the courtroom, he listens and takes time to explain each phase of your case, and he will fight to get the result you want. He focuses on cases involving search and seizure, suppression of evidence, and...
Alexander J. Winston
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Knoxville, TN DUI Lawyer
(888) 971-9646 P.O. Box 51907
Knoxville, TN 37950
DUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
University of South Carolina School of Law
Alex Winston has handled a variety of matters for the firm, including: Estate Planning (Wills, Trusts, Power of Attorney, etc.); Estate Administration (Probate); Business Transactions; Business Formation (LLC, Corporations, Partnerships, etc.); Debt Collection; Personal Injury; Landlord Tenant Disputes and Detainer Warrants; DUI; Simple Possession Casual Exchange; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia; Drugs: Manufacture, Sale, Delivery or Possession; Theft (misdemeanor and felony); Speeding; Texting While Driving; Seat Belt Violation; Lane Violation; Aggravated Assault; Domestic Assault; Vandalism; Shoplifting; Driving While Privilege Revoked or Suspended; Public Intoxication; Underage Consumption of Alcohol; Failure to Provide Evidence of Compliance with Financial Responsibility Law (Insurance Violation);...
Steven Oberman
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Knoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 39 years experience
(865) 249-7200 550 Main St.
Suite 730
Knoxville, TN 37902
Free ConsultationDUI and Criminal
University of Tennessee College of Law
Since 1980, Steve has successfully represented thousands of clients charged with DUI and Vehicular Homicide. Steve is the named principal of The Oberman Law Firm practicing primarily in Knoxville and the East Tennessee region of the state.

Steve has been a member of the Board of Regents of the National College for DUI Defense since 1999. He was also the first lawyer in Tennessee to be certified as a DUI Defense Specialist by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization and the NCDD.

He is the author of DUI: The Crime & Consequences in Tennessee and co-author of the...
Scott A. Lanzon
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Knoxville, TN DUI Attorney with 15 years experience
(865) 223-6450 550 West Main Street
Suite 550
Knoxville, TN 43015
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal and White Collar Crime
Vermont Law School
Scott A. Lanzon was born in Fort Campbell, Kentucky, where his father was serving in the United States Army, 101st Airborne. Raised in Detroit, Michigan, Scott graduated from the University of Montana in 1998. After working in New York City , Scott decided to pursue a career in law. He graduated from Vermont Law School in 2004, and immediately joined the Franklin County Prosecutor’s Office in Columbus, Ohio. In 2007, Scott joined the law firm of Thomas and Company, where he served as an associate. Scott returned to Montana in 2008, and had a successful career as a prosecutor at...
Mike G. Nassios
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Knoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 39 years experience
(865) 637-4223 6200 Baum Dr
#103
Knoxville, TN 37919
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
University of Tennessee College of Law
Mike Nassios was born in Athens, Greece, on August 5, 1954. His family moved to Knoxville, Tennessee in 1967 and Mike graduated from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in 1977, where he played on the soccer team. Mike attended the University of Tennessee Law School where he received his law degree in 1980.

After graduation from law school, Mike was in private practice for three years before joining the Knox County District Attorney's Office as an Assistant District Attorney. While in practice as an Assistant District Attorney, Mike attended the National District Attorney's Conference Trial College and prosecuted serious criminal...
Jason S Collver
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(865) 770-3470 234 Morrell Road, #301
Knoxville, TN 37919
Free ConsultationKnoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 4 years experience
DUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
University of Tennessee College of Law
Jason Collver zealously represents individuals who are charged with a criminal offense such as driving under the influence, simple possession, public intoxication, and much more; individuals hurt in car accidents; couples seeking agreed divorce; and other general litigation matters.

He started Collver Law in 2018 to offer client centric representation, custom tailored to the client’s unique legal situation. Each case is different and should not be treated in a cookie cutter manner. Mr. Collver’s goal is to take as much stress out of the legal process as possible, while providing representation at an affordable rate.

Mr. Collver was a member the...
Brandon D. Fersten
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Knoxville, TN DUI Attorney
(865) 351-6105 109 S. Northshore Dr.
Suite 310
Knoxville, TN 37919
Free ConsultationDUI, Appeals, Criminal and Personal Injury
University of Tennessee College of Law
Brandon D. Fersten’s practice encompasses criminal defense, appellate work, business litigation and contract dispute representation of individuals and small businesses, and personal injury. Brandon heads up the firm’s business litigation and contract dispute practice, where he helps individuals and small business owners obtain the relief that they deserve.

Brandon graduated Magna Cum Laude with a concentration in Advocacy & Dispute Resolution from the University of Tennessee College of Law. During law school, Brandon made the Dean’s list three years in a row and he was awarded the prestigious CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Advanced Criminal Law, Advocacy Clinic...
Anthony M. Avery
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Knoxville, TN DUI Attorney with 31 years experience
(865) 637-3035 The Walnut Building
706 Walnut Street, #304
Knoxville, TN 37902
DUI, Criminal, Real Estate and Traffic Tickets
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
Longtime member of the Tennessee Bar, with extensive Jury Trial experience. I am widely known for my expertise in Deeds,Titles and Boundary Disputes. In most Criminal matters prior to Trial, I conduct demanding Preliminary Hearings and present numerous Defenses including Motions To Suppress Evidence, Discovery against the State's Witnesses and Evidence, and Bar Prosecution As Violative of the Statute of Limitations. And in Probate matters, Court Administration or not is carefully examined prior to filing such. If Probate can be avoided, then other Title authorities and Property Transfer methods are pursued....
Ashlee Mathis
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Knoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 3 years experience
(865) 673-4953 618 S. Gay Street
Knoxville, TN 37902
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Juvenile and Personal Injury
University of Tennessee College of Law
Ashlee B. Mathis, J.D. is a Knoxville native who obtained her degree at the University of Tennessee College of Law in 2015. Ms. Mathis has worked as an Associate at The Isaacs Law Firm Team since her admission to the bar in zealously advocating for our clients in all areas of criminal defense.

Contact us today so that we can help guide you through the process.
Matthew D. Ooten
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Knoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 6 years experience
(865) 259-0999 9111 Cross Park Drive
D200
Knoxville, TN 37923
DUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Lincoln Memorial University - John J. Duncan, Jr. School of Law
Matt has spent his legal career helping clients when they need it the most. He has gone through NHTSA's field sobriety test training for both alcohol and drug-related DUI's. If you're looking for an attorney who is trained and qualified to handle your DUI, call Matt Ooten for a free consultation.
Nicholas A. Black
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Maryville, TN DUI Attorney with 11 years experience
(865) 977-6899 2018 East Lamar Alexander Parkway
Maryville, TN 37804
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Divorce and Personal Injury
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
I received a Juris Doctor from the University of Tennessee College of Law, a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Clemson University, as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Clemson University. After passing the Tennessee Bar Exam and being sworn into the practice in the Courts of Tennessee, I embarked to establish a solo law practice. In 2009 I joined the firm of Ralls & Wooten, which became Ralls Wooten & Black in 2015. I have focused my practice on serving Blount, Knox & the surrounding East Tennessee Counties. As a native of...
S. Joanne Sheldon
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Newport, TN DUI Lawyer with 18 years experience
(423) 625-1236 466B Eastern Plaza Shopping Center
Newport, TN 37821
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
University of Tennessee College of Law
Our firm's practice is focused upon the effective representation of clients facing criminal charges in both the Tennessee and Federal Court systems. Ms. Sheldon, who herself was previoulsy a State Prosecutor, has handled numerous misdemeanor and felony cases including pleas and jury trials. Additionally, due to extensive training, she is now Death Penalty qualified in the state of Tennessee. Other firm areas of practice involve Family and Juvenile Law. We welcome you to contact our office for a free consultation to properly evaluate your case. Allow us the opportunity to represent your legal needs during...
Aaron J. Chapman Esq.
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Morristown, TN DUI Attorney
(423) 254-5333 P.O. Box 1175
Morristown, TN 37816
Free ConsultationDUI, Business, Criminal and Divorce
University of Tennessee College of Law
East Tennessee General Practitioner with experience in Criminal Law, Family Law, Collections, and Juvenile Law. Has practiced in various Courts of Washington, Sullivan, Unicoi, Greene, Hamblen, Hawkins, and Knox Counties. Admitted to U.S. District Court for Eastern District of Tennessee.
Tommy K. Hindman
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Knoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 42 years experience
(866) 383-1545 550 West Main Street
Suite 550
Knoxville, TN 37902
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal and White Collar Crime
University of Tennessee College of Law
Tommy Hindman handles many types of cases such as DUI, white-collar crime, and any other criminal case that demands a high level of expertise and professionalism. He is a member of "Top 100 Trial Lawyers of America" During his career as an attorney, Mr. Hindman has appeared as a legal commentator and analyst for Court TV and served as a Special Judge for Knox County, Tennessee. Mr. Hindman has handled many high profile cases in Knox County and the surrounding counties. Mr. Hindman has the benefit of years of experience in the legal profession and will put that experience to...
Federico A Flores
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(865) 673-8516 800 South Gay Street, Suite 1400
Knoxville, TN 37929
Free ConsultationKnoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 8 years experience
DUI, Criminal, Immigration and Insurance Defense
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
Federico A. Flores is an associate attorney in Spicer Rudstrom’s Knoxville office. He is formerly a state prosecutor. His practice focuses on appellate litigation, automobile liability, civil rights litigation, insurance defense litigation, premises liability, workers’ compensation, criminal defense, and immigration.

Federico is a graduate of the Pennsylvania State University where he received his bachelor of arts degree in political science and a minor in economics. He earned his juris doctorate degree from the University of Tennessee College of Law. Federico is also fluent in Spanish.

While a student at Penn State, Federico worked as a law clerk for the...
Robert Payne Cave Sr.
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Greeneville, TN DUI Lawyer with 45 years experience
(855) 228-3529 104 N College St
Greeneville, TN 37743
Free ConsultationDUI, Bankruptcy, Criminal and Personal Injury
Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, University of Louisville
Robert Payne Cave, Sr. was born in Kingsport, Tennessee in 1943. He received his license to practice law in the State Courts of Tennessee and the Federal Court of the Eastern District of Tennessee in 1974. Mr. Cave earned a B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Kentucky in 1967, his J.D. from the University of Louisville in 1973, and his M.Div. from Louisville Presbyterian Seminary in 1974. He is the founding member and the Senior Partner of The Cave Law Firm, PLLC. In his 34 years of legal experience, Mr. Cave has personally worked on over 10,000 cases. In...
Troy L. Bowlin
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(423) 581-2667 400 West 1st North Street
Morristown, TN 37814
Morristown, TN DUI Attorney
DUI and Criminal
Appalachian School of Law and University of Tennessee College of Law
If you are dealing with catastrophic injuries, you need to be proactive in seeking out trustworthy help and support. You may agree, yet be clueless as to where you can turn to receive the assistance you need. You have come to the right place, because at The Bowlin Law Firm, a Hamblen County personal injury lawyer is prepared to take on your case and fight for the resolution that is in your best interests. The team at this office has experience with dog bites and dangerous drugs. They have handled cases of medical malpractice, and they are prepared to fight...
Randall Eugene Reagan
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Knoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 41 years experience
(865) 637-8505 100 W. Summit Hill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37902
Free ConsultationDUI, Appeals, Criminal and Personal Injury
University of Tennessee College of Law
Jonathan David Cooper
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Knoxville, TN DUI Lawyer with 26 years experience
(865) 524-8106 607 Market Street
Suite 1100
Knoxville, TN 37902
DUI and Criminal
Jonathan S. Edwards
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Oak Ridge, TN DUI Lawyer with 6 years experience
(865) 482-7734 109 W. Tennessee Ave.
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal and Personal Injury
Jonathan is a graduate of the prestigious National Criminal Defense College Trial Practice Institute. Furthermore, Jonathan has been nominated as 10 Best for Client Satisfaction in Criminal Law and DUI/DWI by the American Institute of Criminal Law and DUI/DWI Attorneys, respectively. Jonathan was also invited to be a member of the American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys. Jonathan is a member of the National College for DUI Defense, Inc. Jonathan is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the American Association for Justice. Jonathan is also a member of the...
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Arrested or charged with a DUI or DWI?

Driving under the influence (DUI) means operating a motor vehicle after consuming alcohol or drugs that have impaired a person's mental or motor skills. In most states, a person will be considered "impaired" if they exhibit objective signs of intoxication, or if they have a blood alcohol content of .08 or higher. Many states also have zero tolerance laws for drivers under 21, where any non-zero BAC level constitutes an offense. Most states also hold commercial drivers, such as truck drivers, to a more rigorous standard.

Law enforcement officers use a variety of tests, such as field sobriety tests and breathalyzers, to determine whether a driver is impaired by alcohol. In some jurisdictions, you have a right to refuse some of these tests, but in other jurisdictions you may be required to submit to them. It is important to know the law in your particular state, and to consult a DUI attorney if you are facing charges.

DUI lawyers are criminal defense attorneys focused on representing clients facing DUI/DWI/OWI charges. Each state has different DUI laws. An experienced DUI lawyer will be able to evaluate the case against you and present your options on how to best limit the impact of the charges against you. DUI lawyers also handle related cases such as driver's license reinstatement and DUI record expungement.


Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC): The percentage of alcohol in a person's blood.

Field Sobriety Test: Any one of several roadside tests that can be used to determine whether a driver is impaired.