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Nashville Prescription Drug Crime Lawyers

Representing Clients in Franklin, Brentwood, Mount Juliet & the Surrounding Areas

Prescription drugs are regulated by the government, and if they are used, manufactured, obtained, or possessed in violation of state or federal law, serious penalties may result. May McKinney offers experienced criminal defense counsel to clients facing prescription drug crime charges in Nashville, Franklin, Brentwood, Mount Juliet, and throughout Tennessee. State and federal drug laws are constantly evolving, but our attorneys regularly attend continuing legal education classes and seminars to stay abreast of new developments.

Whether you became addicted to a painkiller and went "doctor shopping" to illegally obtain more pills, are a university student who took a friend's prescription to stay awake in class, or have a valid prescription and were wrongfully arrested, turn to us. Our Nashville prescription drug crime lawyers can fight the charges against you, acting as aggressive and strategic advocates in your defense.

Call (615) 265-6383 to schedule a confidential strategy session and review of your charges.

Handling All Prescription Drug Crimes in Tennessee

May McKinney handles all types of prescription drug crime charges, including prescription fraud, illegal possession, importation, manufacturing, sales, distribution, trafficking and more.

Such charges can involve any type of controlled substance or medication, including:

  • Adderall
  • Ambien (zolpidem)
  • Amphetamines
  • Codeine
  • Concerta
  • Darvocet
  • Demerol (meperidine)
  • Fentanyl
  • Focalin
  • Methadone
  • Morphine
  • OxyContin (oxycodone)
  • Palladone (hydromorphone)
  • Ritalin
  • Steroids
  • Valium (diazepam)
  • Vicodin (hydrocodone)
  • Xanax (alprazolam)

Penalties for prescription drug crimes will vary depending on the type of drug and the amount, as well as the act itself. Misdemeanor or felony charges may apply, potentially resulting in imprisonment, loss of professional licenses, heavy fines, probation, and more. Involving a skilled Nashville prescription drug crime defense attorney will give you the opportunity to avoid these penalties by potentially minimizing charges, securing an acquittal, or even dismissing the charges.

For a confidential consultation regarding prescription drug charges or any criminal matter, call (615) 265-6383 or contact us online.

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Why Choose May McKinney?

A Firm Committed to You, Your Case & Your Future
  • Nearly 80 Years of Combined Experience

    Our accomplished attorneys bring almost eight decades of combined criminal defense experience.

  • Educated In Our Field

    Our team believes in ongoing training in the criminal defense field. Our attorneys are educated in the latest forensic science technology and Attorney Riddle is Trauma Certified.

  • A Team Approach

    Our attorneys work each case as a unit, which is extremely beneficial to our clients. No matter the case size, it's integral to get the experience and knowledge of a team.

  • An Aggressive Defense

    When you choose May McKinney, you are choosing a team that will fight tooth and nail for your rights, your freedom, and your future.

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