Dave was extremely professional but more importantly I was treated as a person not a case. He always returned calls and emails in a very timely manner. I would definitely recommend Dave to help with legal needs! -Jennifer S.

As someone who never had a lawyer, David made everything as simple as possible. He is very easy to communicate with and provides all the answers and support you will ever need. If I ever need a lawyer again, David will be my first choice to contact. -Andrew

I was falsely accused of something and had an order filed against me. Ben represented me during court and successfully had the order dismissed. He also went above and beyond to make sure it would not show up on my record. – Brittany.

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Who Can Be Released from Jail or Prison During the Coronavirus Pandemic?

May 11, 2020

Here at Raybin & Weissman, we have gotten several calls from people who have loved ones in Tennessee jails or prisons. Understandably, people are very worried about infection from COVID-19, also known as coronavirus. However, an inmate’s eligibility for release depends on their current situation and location. Not everyone is even eligible for early release. […]

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Do I Need A Lawyer For A Citation or Summons?

April 22, 2020

As part of the COVID-19 response, Nashville Police have been issuing criminal citations or summonses instead of arresting people. Do those who receive a citations or summons for a criminal charge still need a lawyer? Yes! A criminal citation and summons is still a criminal charge that will require appearing in court and the possibility […]

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Criminal Defense Attorney Ben Raybin was quoted in Tennessean article regarding Gov. Bill Lee Loosening Requirements for Pardons and Commutations.

January 28, 2020

Since less than 6% of clemency applications in Tennessee made it to the Governor’s desk in 2018, Tennessee’s new Governor, Bill Lee,  has made a handful of tweaks to the clemency process that could have a tremendous impact. The changes made are as follows: Pardon applications shifted from requiring “a specific and compelling need for […]

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David Raybin Asks for a Change of Venue in a High-Profile, Police Related-Shooting

November 15, 2019

As reported in the local (Nashville Public Radio and Tennessean) and national news (New York Times), Nashville media were in the spotlight at the latest hearing in the case against Metro Nashville Police Officer Andrew Delke. His attorney, David Raybin moved for a change of venue saying, “pervasive” coverage of last summer’s police-involved shooting has […]

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Ben Raybin Testifies in Legislature on Civil Asset Forfeiture

October 30, 2019

Attorney Ben Raybin gave testimony yesterday on Civil Asset Forfeiture at a summer study hearing by the Civil Justice Subcommittee of the Tennessee House of Representatives. The legislature is currently considering bills to modify the procedures used to take property from citizens through civil forfeiture, which often occurs without criminal charges. Mr. Raybin has represented […]

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