12May 2017
DUI for Prescribed Medication

Just because a doctor has issued a prescription for certain medications and it is legal to use and have possession of them does not necessarily mean it is legal to drive while the medications are effective in the system. This is still a gray area of law concerning the level of intoxication, but that does […]

08May 2017
I Just Received a DUI. Now What Do I Do?

Have you recently been arrested for a DUI? If so, you might be wondering what is going to happen next. As you might already know, drinking and driving is considered to be a serious matter by the state of Tennessee, and you could be facing pretty serious consequences. You can help minimize the effects of […]

08May 2017

If you or a loved one has been convicted in violation of the United States or the Tennessee Constitutions, we at Whitt, Cooper, Trant & Hedrick may be able to help you. Courts are authorized to vacate or set aside convictions or sentences if there is a Constitutional violation. One may have had incompetent trial […]

05May 2017

We at Whitt, Cooper, Trant& Hedrick love hearing these two words. We work hard to earn these two words from juries. We have been fortunate to earn this verdict on many occasions. Some believe that being found not guilty is the same as being found innocent. Sometimes it does. But sometimes it means that the […]

03May 2017
Questions to Ask Your Criminal Defense Attorney 

Facing criminal charges can be terrifying, and it’s important to prepare for your potential case thoroughly. Hiring a defense attorney is critical for improving your odds of beating charges. Here are a few questions to ask your defense attorney. Overall Strategy While lawyers need time to prepare cases, they can often provide a general overview […]

03May 2017

Money laundering is a serious crime with extreme penalties. We at Whitt, Cooper, Trant & Hedrick have represented people charged with money laundering many times. Money laundering can be as simple as cashing a forged check to as complicated as international money laundering schemes running illegal money through foreign banks and then investing in foreign […]