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Ridings Law Group, P.C.
Nashville Criminal Defense Lawyers

Nashville Criminal Lawyer When you are facing felony or misdemeanor charges, it can be a stressful, complicated, and frightening experience. DUI, murder, sex crimes, juvenile crimes, property crimes , domestic violence, and drug crimes can all result in serious consequences if you are convicted. For this reason, it is wise to consult an experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer such as those at Ridings Law Group, P.C. for legal advice and representation.


At Ridings Law Group, P.C., our attorneys have experience on every side of the criminal justice spectrum. Attorney David Ridings has a long history in law enforcement Serving as a Nashville police officer for over 10 years. He brings this experience with him when consulting with you, and constructing a defense for your case.

Law Enforcement Experience

His experience has taken him from the streets as a police officer at Murfreesboro Police Department to the Metro Nashville Police Department. He has also interned at the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation where he served on the Governor’s Task Force for Marijuana Eradication.

District Attorney’s Office Experience

After leaving the Police Department, he served in the Nashville District Attorney’s office. From there, he started his own private practice as a Criminal Defense Attorney where he has been for the past 13 years. Throughout his career he has gained invaluable knowledge and insight for those needing assistance with their criminal defense.

Criminal Defense Experience

Since 1998, Attorney Ridings and his associates have been defending those charged with felony and misdemeanor crimes as well as juvenile crimes. If you have recently been arrested and need the advice and representation of an experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer, Ridings Law Group, P.C. can help you. They understand the legal system from all sides and will use their experience to construct the best possible defense for your case.

You have rights, and you deserve aggressive representation from an attorney that knows the system. Attorney David Ridings has spent much of the last 24 years on one side of the system or the other. From the Police Force, to the District Attorney’s Office, to the Criminal Defense table, Attorney David Ridings has the experience you need. Get the representation you deserve from an attorney with the experience you can’t get from a book.


One of the most common complaints about a lawyer is “he will never call me back”. Well, not at Ridings Law Group, P.C. Our Nashville criminal defense lawyers are always accessible to our clients. As one of Attorney David Ridings’ clients, you will receive his personal cell phone number. If you have an emergency, he will answer your call after normal business hours and on weekends so you can always depend on your attorney’s advice.

If he happens to miss your call or is with another client, he will return your call promptly—within 24 hours. He updates his outgoing voicemail message daily with his calendar for the day so that you stay apprised of his daily routine, and that you know when he will be checking messages for that day.

Emailing and text messaging are also viable ways for you to communicate with Attorney David Ridings and his staff. Communication is the key to accessibility, and accessibility has proven in the past to lead to positive results for our clients.


Whether you have been charged with a sex crime, DUI, murder, property crimes, or any other criminal act, you can count on Ridings Law Group, P.C. to stand by your side throughout the entire defense process. You can also rest easy knowing that your case will not be handed off to a staff member who hasn’t gotten to know you or your case—Attorney David Ridings will work on your case, personally.

Contact Our Nashville Criminal Defense Lawyers

If you or a loved one has been charged with a crime in Nashville, Tennessee and need solid legal representation, contact Ridings Law Group, P.C. We have the experience, accessibility, and dedication needed to help alleviate your fears and defend your innocence. Contact our Criminal Defense Lawyers to discuss your case and strategize your case defense.

Call 615-851-1888 today for the solid criminal defense you need!

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