David von Wiegandt, Criminal Defense Attorney Nashville, DUI Laywer Nashville, DUI Attorney Nashville
David von Wiegandt specializes in criminal defense 

The Law Office of David von Wiegandt is dedicated to defending your

Freedom and Constitutional Rights.  If your freedom, family or financial future is at stake, you need a lawyer committed to fighting for your cause and assisting you and your family through a stressful situation.

 

Experience In Many Areas Of Criminal Law

Depending on your case, you could be facing serious consequences. From years behind bars and losing your job and career, this is not something you want to handle on your own. Our attorney will not back down from a challenge. While he handles each client with care, he will act as a fearless advocate when the time comes. From negotiating a settlement in the courtroom or going all the way to a jury trial, we have worked with clients facing the most complex situations. This includes:

  • Misdemeanor and Felony charges

  • Theft

  • Homicide

  • Drug Charges

  • Aggravated Assault

  • Carjacking

  • Assault

  • DUI

  • Disorderly conduct

  • Harassment

  • Robbery

  • Domestic Assault

Your future and your reputation are on the line, which is why having the right lawyer is essential. We will examine your case, find any errors and mistakes and build the strongest possible defense. You can expect honesty and open communication throughout the process. Don’t let the accusation of a criminal charge ruin your future and your potential. We will do everything we can to fight for a favorable solution.

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Our attorney is eager to talk to those who need help. From beginning to end, we will address both your questions and your concerns. Call our office in Nashville to schedule a consultation at 615-549-8423 today. You can also email us at david@davidvwlaw.com

Results-Check out a few of our proven results

Drug Charges

The case: Client was pulled over and found with 81 pills of opiates.  Charged with a B felony, facing 8-12 years.
 

The results: Counsel was able to convince the district attorney that the opiates were for personal use, and the felony was dropped to a misdemeanor.

 

The case: The client was pulled over and police discovered cocaine, marijuana, and a pill bottle full of ecstasy.  Client was charged with a B felony, facing 8-12 years, among other charges.  Client was also on bond at the time for another charge.

 

The results: Counsel was able to convince the ADA that the drugs were for personal use, and the charge was dropped to simple possession.  The bond on the other charge was not revoked, as client went to drug treatment.

 

The case: The client was found with a large amount of a substance that tested positive for heroin and charged with a B felony, carrying 8-12 years. Client was adamant it was not heroin.

 

The results: Counsel was able to have the substance tested by an independent lab in another state, and client was correct that it was not heroin, and the charge was dropped.

Marijuana

The case: Counsel has represented countless clients facing marijuana charges.  Clients have the anxiety of worrying about going to jail.


The results: Counsel has been successful in taking away that anxiety by assuring clients they are not going to jail, and eventually working out a deal where the case is dismissed outright or after doing a class or community service.

 

DUI

The case: Client was pulled over by an officer that client had bumped into at a gas station and had a conversation with.  Client left and police officer followed.  Police pulled over client and client submitted a blood test, which registered over 0.2, which requires 7 days in jail.


The results: Counsel was able to show that officer did not follow protocol in submitted the breathalyzer, and that the officer lied about the encounter at the gas station by showing the video of the encounter to the district attorney.  DUI was dropped to reckless endangerment, requiring no jail time.

 

DUI 2ND

The case: Counsel has represented countless clients facing a DUI 2nd, requiring 45 days in jail.


The results: Counsel has been successful in working out creative deals to drop the charge to a DUI 1st or Reckless driving/endangerment in order to prevent 45 days in jail.

 

DUI 3rd

The case: Counsel has represented countless clients facing a DUI 3rd, requiring 120 days in jail.


The results: Counsel has been successful in working out creative deals to drop the charge to a DUI 2nd, DUI 1st or Reckless driving/endangerment in order to prevent 120 days in jail.

Domestic Assault and Aggravated Assault

The case: Counsel has represented countless clients facing a misdemeanor, or a felony domestic assault involving strangulation, a deadly weapon, or serious bodily injury.  Clients are in fear of going to jail for a long time.


The results: Counsel has been successful in taking away that anxiety by assuring clients they are not going to jail, and eventually working out a deal where the client only has to do probation, or the case is dismissed outright after doing a class.

 

Theft

The case: Counsel has represented countless clients facing theft charges after allegations of shoplifting, or stealing from a person.


The results: Counsel has been successful in working out deals to have the charges dropped after completing classes or community service.

 

First Degree Murder

The case: Client was charged with first degree murder in a drive-by shooting.  Client was in the car with two friends.  He was the driver, and the passenger was the alleged shooter.  Client and the back seat passenger both confessed after being grilled and coerced for hours by detectives.  Our attorney was able to verify client’s alibi and obtain surveillance video of all of the locations that the client visited before, during, and after the homicide


The results: Case was dismissed, despite the two confessions, before even going to trial.  Client spent only two weeks in jail.

 

Carjacking

The case: Client was charged with carjacking after the victim circled his picture in a lineup.  He was seen in the vicinity of the stolen car, and had been in the car with friends.  However, our client adamantly denied the carjacking.  Our attorney was able to get an expert to verify that his phone was connected to a wireless router in an entirely different city during the incident.  Our attorney was also able to figure out the password for client’s Instagram account to obtain videos of client in different locations before and during the incident.


The results: Carjacking case was dismissed, and client only had to plead to joyriding for being in a stolen car.

 

Aggravated Robbery

The case: Client was charged with aggravated robbery, facing 8-12 years on prison, without the possibility of probation.  The alleged victim and client were just starting a relationship.  Alleged victim drove his car to a place directed by client, and was then robbed by two males.  Client was also robbed.  Alleged victim believed client set it up and told stated that client actually got out of the car, left, and came back with the two males.  Client’s story was completely different.


The results: Counsel was able to work with client in developing evidence and witnesses to prove that the alleged victim was lying, and the case was dropped without going to trial.

Sexual Assault

The case: Counsel has handled several of the following cases:  Girlfriend accused client of rape in an order of protection after a breakup.  Our attorney was able to meet with client and develop evidence from text messages and social media to show the allegations were false.

The results: The Judge dismissed the rape allegations as false.