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$108,000 Gunshot Wound Settlement

Barnes Law Firm obtains a $108,000 settlement resulting from a gunshot wound at a shooting range set up on a friend’s private property. The attorneys at Barnes Law negotiated a settlement with the shooter and homeowner that resulted from a gunshot wound on a private residence. In October 2019, the shooter shot at a steel...

Tennessee Future Leaders Scholarship Awarded

This year’s Tennessee Future Leaders Scholarship winner is Ava Mosadegh.  Ava recently graduated from South Doyle High School and will be attending the University of Tennessee in the Fall.  Ms. Mosadegh has demonstrated her leadership abilities as President of South Doyle’s HOSA chapter, Vice President of her school’s National Honor’s Society, and commitment to serving...

What is a Felony DUI?

No matter the surrounding circumstances, DUI charges are serious business. They have the ability to negatively impact nearly every aspect of your life for years to come. If you are facing a DUI, you might be left wondering: what is a felony DUI? What is the difference between a misdemeanor and a felony DUI? Who...

DUI Arrest: What Happens Next?

Being arrested for a DUI is often intimidating and frightening.  Most individuals arrested for a DUI are not career criminals. They are average people with families and jobs who might have made a poor decision and had a lapse in judgment. In some cases, they may be completely innocent and were only arrested due to...

Examples of White Collar Crime

The term white collar crime was reportedly coined in 1939. Today it is used to describe a plethora of non-violent crimes generally committed by businesses or government professionals. The hallmarks of these crimes include deceit, concealment, and a violation of trust. Usually, the motivation behind a white collar crime is financial. If you are facing...