Criminal Defense


 Tennessee DUI Penalties are Very Serious if Convicted.

While most DUI offenses are classified as misdemeanors rather than felonies, the DUI convictions are typically much more serious than other misdemeanors. Though Tennessee DUI penalties will differ in each case, depending on the particular facts and circumstances, all DUI convictions require mandatory jail time. Typically it is in your best interest to find the best DUI lawyer to suit your individual case and financial ability. Contact us to find out if we can help with your individual case.

Embarrassing Accusations of Sex Crimes

The Tennessee Sex Offender Registry is Embarrassing and can Cause Trouble in all Aspects of Someones Life. 

If you have been charged with a sex offense in Tennessee, then you could face some extremely harsh penalties upon conviction. Depending on the specifics of your charge, your criminal history, and other elements of your case, you could face various penalties for conviction of this type of crime. Contact us at the Watridge & Tubbs Law Firm in Humboldt to see if we can assist you.

Drug Charges

Drug Charges in Tennessee Can Carry Lengthy Jail Terms and Fines. 

If you have been stopped by police or had your home searched and drugs recovered you may be facing some serious penalties. Let us examine the facts of your specific case and see if we can help. Tennessee interstates are a common place to be stopped and be asked by an officer to have your vehicle searched for drugs. Our team of attorneys can look into your case and determine if the search was unlawful. An unlawful search can sometimes result in a charge being dismissed completely.

Probation Violations

Probation often carries rigid rules. These rules may be difficult to follow or your relationship with your probation officer may have put you at a disadvantage. Regardless of why you were violated give us a call to see if we can help.

Accusations of Domestic Assault or Vandalism

Tennessee Domestic Abuse Laws Include Domestic Assault, Domestic Vandalism, and Violation of Protective Orders.

Domestic violence charges in Tennessee can carry enhanced penalties as well as the loss of the ability to carry a firearm.

If you've been charged with a crime involving domestic violence we will fight for you and help you through these difficult times.


Sometimes they "just don't get it right the first time." Legal errors can be corrected by appellate courts. If you have had a criminal proceeding against you and feel your rights were not upheld give us a call.