Protecting Your Rights after a DUI in Wilson County
Protecting Your Driving Privileges after a DUI in Lebanon
If you have been charged with a DUI in Wilson County, you must call Lebanon DUI attorney, Thomas Overton and receive a free consultation on your case. Call (888) 693-3930 now.
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- More than 27 years of law experience
- Provides all types of criminal defense in Nashville, including, but not limited to, felonies, misdemeanors, violent and sex crimes, white collar crimes, theft, burglary, and DUI
- Offers a free initial consultation
- Member of the Nashville Bar Association, the Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, the National Association of DUI Defense, and the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
If you are being accused of DUI in Wilson County, you must get the help of a skilled Wilson County DUI attorney to receive a free consultation. A drunk driving charge is treated very seriously in the state of Tennessee and the consequences can be quite severe. The court system is confusing and complex, even for lawyers who do not focus their practice specifically on DUI laws. For this reason, the best choice you can make is to contact Wilson County DUI attorney Thomas Overton, to receive strong legal counsel in your case. You can call and schedule a free consultation, begin your defense the best way possible and call today!
Wilson County DUI Penalties
A drunk driving offense in Lebanon can create long-lasting negative problems in your life. A successful conviction may mean a criminal record which can affect your ability to find work and travel unrestrained. A successful conviction could end up with jail time, the payment of large fines, suspension of your license, and mandatory alcohol education courses. A first offense could include the following:
- A mandatory 48-hour jail sentence
- Fines ranging from $350-$1500
- 1-year driver’s license suspension (restricted license possible)
- DUI school involving alcohol assessment and treatment
Any aggravating factors, such as a minor in the vehicle, or a previous offense, will enhance the penalties you face. The most important step you can take to ensure a strong defense is to hire the right attorney. Wilson County DUI attorney Thomas Overton is experienced in fighting to get charges dropped or reduced, and with his legal counsel and dedication your case is more likely of ending in a favorable outcome.
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Thomas Overton’s professional accomplishments include serving as a legal analyst for local Nashville television stations, appearing as a commentator on nationwide television broadcasts, and even owning his own radio show. One of his cases was instrumental in a change in penalties for motorists who were connected with alcohol related injuries. Thomas Overton is a member of the Nashville Bar Association, the Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the National College for DUI Defense. He graduated from the Nashville School of Law.
DUI lawyer Thomas Overton has dedicated his professional career to providing legal advocacy to those accused of committing a crime. He set out to preserve the rights of the citizens of Tennessee and for over 27 years he has earned the respect and recognition as a superior criminal defense lawyer. He has handled sensitive high-profile cases, complex DUI cases, and everything in between.
"Mr. Overton informed me that he had been practicing law for over 26 years. He didn't sugar coat things just to make me feel better. He explained to me the pros and the cons of my case. He was able to get me a reduction to reckless driving versus a DUI. And, I was able to keep my license. Every time I called him, he got back in touch with me, answered my questions and treated me in a professional manner.-Former DUI client
"I was taken to jail for failure to consent to an alcohol test and I was charged with DUI. The next day I called Tommy Overton. I had heard for years about his great reputation as a DUI attorney and many years of being a top attorney here in Nashville. He has a calm and steady manner that only a seasoned confident attorney can give - I felt calmer after meeting with him and he told me he would do all he could, even though he could not predict the outcome. I provided all the details along with receipts from my evening to Mr. Overton. My case was reduced to reckless driving! Tommy was great about breaking down BEFORE and AFTER my court appearance what I needed to be aware of and what was expected of me and his insight into all that was happening. It's clear to see what a great person he is, in addition to floating with ease around the courtroom. It's as if he was born to do this. If you are in trouble with the law, I would highly recommend leaning on Tommy for help and insight - not only is he proficient at what he does, he will put you at ease and be at your side to help guide you every step of the way." -Former DUI client
"Tommy did an excellent job! He was able to get a tough DUI case reduced to reckless driving. He explained everything very clearly and kept me fully informed throughout the process. His attitude and demeanor was very professional. I highly recommend him if you need a lawyer for a DUI case." -Former client
"Mr. Overton gave me a good price and actually got me the minimum sentence for my charge. He is to the point and doesn't sugar coat anything so what he says is what you're going to get.ill use him again in the future and I would recommend him for all of my friends and family." -David Cox
"Tommy represented me in a very difficult DUI case . He was very professional and communicated all of my options every step of the way. Tommy got my case dismissed after several court appearances. He gathered the evidence he needed to win the case and was not afraid to keep fighting for me. I truly recommend Attorney Overton for his work and dedication to protecting my rights in court . I would highly recommend giving him a call to help you as he did me. Great Job Tommy !!!!! Your the best." -Former client
"did a great job defending my felony criminal case." -Former Criminal Defense client
"Tommy represented me in a criminal matter. I could not have been happier with the outcome. I would not want to be back in criminal court for any reason but if I ever do, I definitely would hire Tommy to represent me again!" -Former Criminal Defense client
"I will never forget what Mr. Overton did for me. My eyes are tearing up as i type this. This is all i can say. , for more reasons then making a few bucks. He will go above and beyond the call of duty, that genuinely cares for your welfare,safety, and security," -Former client
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