David Louis Raybin

David Louis Raybin

Criminal Defense Attorney
Nashville, TN




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About Me

Named one of Nashville’s best criminal defense lawyers With more than 35 years of experience, David Raybin heads the criminal defense section of our firm, which includes criminal trials, criminal appeals, parole hearings, and civil rights litigation. David has been named the Best Criminal Lawyer in Nashville by Best Lawyers in America, and listed among the Best Criminal Lawyers in TN by ...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($285-$500/hour)

Client Reviews

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Competent,professional, aggressive,and brilliant best of the best

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client over 1 year ago.

David Raybin is the most competent attorney I've ever worked with.I'm always treated with respect, he's answered my questions,returned phone calls...

Absolutely the Best.

Posted by: AH about 1 year ago.

Around two years ago I was faced with the horrid situation of being accused and charged with something that I did not do. Needless to say, this was...
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Showing 2 of 9 peer endorsements

David Glenn Ridings
David Ridings

Nashville, TN

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Highly Skilled and fierce advocate. Literally wrote the book on Criminal Defense. I endorse Mr. Raybin without reservation.
Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

10 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse David. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
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1974 License Status: Active for the state of Tennessee.
Last updated by Avvo: 01/05/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1974 – 1985

Office of the District Attorney


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1973 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Tennessee College of Law


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2014 Listed

Best Lawyers in America


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1986- present Member

Nashville Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 10 publications

2008 Expungement of Arrest Records

Tennessee Bar Journal

2007 State v. Gomez: Tennessee Sentencing Law Violates Sixth Amendment

Tennessee Bar Journal

Speaking Engagements

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2006 Zealous Advocacy

at Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

2006 Ethics Workshop

at Board of Professional Responsibility

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