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Your Questions About DUI and Domestic Assault Answered

The following is a transcript of a live Facebook video from October 20 meant to offer up free advice and alleviate any fears associated with trouble with the law. You can view the full video below: Kris: Coming to you live today. We do primarily criminal defense. Our office does some other areas of law. Family  … Read more

Know Your Rights — Do I Have to Consent to a Search?

Know Your Rights — Do I Have to Consent to a Search? Picture this scenario. You’re driving down I-24 after a long day of work. All of a sudden out of the corner of your eye, you see the notorious blue lights flashing, signifying one thing — a police officer is pulling you over. You  … Read more

How Will a Divorce Affect My Financial Situation?

What you need to know about spending, credit, and other factors that affect your financial situation throughout the process of a divorce. Divorce is such a common practice today and, because of this, it can be difficult to imagine such a hefty financial burden attached to it. Regardless, people every day choose to go through  … Read more

Charged with a DUI – Without Even Driving!

Are you familiar with this Tennessee law? If you aren’t, you’re probably not the only one. A DUI by Allowance, also known as a “Vehicle Owner DUI,” is what you can be faced with if you let someone intoxicated drive your car. Just because you’re not the one behind the wheel doesn’t mean that you’re  … Read more

Do You Know the Difference Between Divorce and Legal Separation?

If you’re currently in a troubling marriage, you may be contemplating a divorce from your spouse. While divorce may seem like the only way go in this situation, there are actually alternatives to be considered. One of these is a legal separation. Legal separation is different than divorce, although the two sound synonymous. If, for  … Read more

5 Common Myths About Divorce

5 Common Myths About Divorce Divorce is never pretty, and while many people have had the unfortunate experience of going through a divorce, many others have luckily not. However, with many unaware of what goes on in the proceedings and their only experience with divorce being what they see on TV or in movies, certain  … Read more

4 Things You Should Know Before a Child Custody Battle

A child custody battle is probably the last position a person wants to find themselves in if they’re going through a divorce. Although this is a process most don’t want to resort to, sometimes it is the only way to settle things between two parents who cannot come to an agreement on a parenting plan.  … Read more

Can You Lose Your Car After a DUI?

Can You Lose Your Car After a DUI?   Getting bailed out of jail after a DUI might not be the only task you have to face; you might also lose your car after a DUI. Repeat offenders are at greater risk of having their cars impounded. When do the authorities decide to impound your  … Read more

What Is Subrogation and How Can It Affect Me?

What Is Subrogation and How Can It Affect Me? If you have ever been in an accident needed a health insurance company to make payments on your behalf, then you might already be familiar with the term “subrogation.” In situations where a health insurance company or Medicare/Medicaid issue payments to the hospital for someone’s injuries,  … Read more

How To Avoid a DUI Charge On Halloween

How To Avoid a DUI Charge on Halloween Halloween night is known for a few things: candy, trick or treating, costumes, haunted houses, and one lesser known evil — DUI charges. While the kids go door to door exclaiming “Trick or Treat!”, adults are having a fun time of their own. If spooky shots and  … Read more

Everything You Need to Know About Child Custody and Relocation in Tennessee

Everything You Need to Know About Child Custody and Relocation in Tennessee After a divorce between two parents, custody over the children is a complicated process. In addition to ensuring you have the proper family law representation, get all of your documents and information in order, and come to an agreed upon solution, you now  … Read more

Cheating Spouses Under Fire: AshleyMadison.com User Information Leak

Cheating Spouses Under Fire: AshleyMadison.com User Information Leak In case you missed it, AshleyMadison.com was recently hacked, and the list of its 37 million users was released to the general public.  What is Ashley Madison? — A website for people seeking to commit adultery against their spouses. In other words, a dating website for cheating  … Read more

Understanding Domestic Assault Charges in Tennessee

Understanding Domestic Assault Charges in Tennessee Domestic assault cases are tricky and can involve a vast array of factors. First of which includes the definition of a domestic relationship — it involves more than just a husband and a wife. A domestic relationship can be classified as any of the following: Former Spouse The Father/Mother  … Read more

How Does the Length of my Marriage Affect my Divorce?

How Does the Length of my Marriage Affect my Divorce? Did you know that in a divorce case, the length of a marriage has an effect on the division of assets? It’s true. The length of a marriage plays a significant role during many aspects of a divorce case. If you are about to file  … Read more

The DUI Checkpoints Debate — Is it Constitutional and What Are Your Rights?

The DUI Checkpoints Debate — Is it Constitutional and What Are Your Rights? We’ve all seen the Youtube videos, news stories, and websites dedicated to describing why DUI checkpoints are unconstitutional. While these videos and articles can be intriguing, and sometimes even frightening, are checkpoints truly violating your constitutional rights? Many state that these checkpoints  … Read more