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Misdemeanor Lawyer in Nashville

Common Misdemeanor Charges & Penalties in Tennessee

In Tennessee, some of the most common misdemeanors that individuals are charged with include, but are not limited to:

A misdemeanor is defined as any offense that is punishable by less than 1 year in jail (commonly referred to as 11 months and 29 days). If you have been charged with an offense that falls under the definition of a misdemeanor, it is in your best interest to consult an experienced Nashville misdemeanor lawyer for legal advice and representation.

Contact David Ridings online or by phone at (615) 412-0222 for a free confidential consultation from a Nashville misdemeanor defense attorney.

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Misdemeanor offenses may not seem like significant criminal charges to some, however, misdemeanors can result in severe penalties and should be not be taken lightly. While the fallout may appear to be less significant than felony charges, misdemeanors can become part of a permanent criminal record and some carry mandatory minimum jail sentences. And, this is not to mention the effect they have on your future employment.

If you or a loved one has been arrested for a misdemeanor charge, Ridings Law Group, P.C. is here for you. We have over 21 years of experience defending those accused of misdemeanors, and we want to help you defend your rights and your future. Attorney Ridings is a former Nashville police officer who understands how evidence is collected and how the prosecution’s case is formed. Our firm uses this knowledge when forming your defense strategy.

Contact our Nashville misdemeanor defense lawyer for experienced, skilled, and dedicated representation for your misdemeanor offense. Call (615) 412-0222 today.

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Attorney David Ridings is an accomplished Nashville criminal defense attorney with more than three decades of legal experience under his belt. In addition to his extensive legal practice, Attorney Ridings spent 10 years serving as a police officer and worked with the Davidson County District Attorney’s Office as a prosecutor. Now, he uses this experience to aggressively defend his clients’ rights. Attorney Ridings understands the law, as well as common law enforcement mistakes and prosecution tactics. He can use this in-depth knowledge to help you navigate the legal process and fight for your rights, your future, and your freedom.

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