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Kyle Fite Mothershead
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Kyle Fite Mothershead

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Immigration, Violent Crime

About Me

Fundamentally, my approach to every case is "How do I efficiently accomplish my client's goal here?" The key is to map out a realistic path to accomplishing the goal, taking account of the likely obstacles and assessing the best way to overcome them. Not every single problem can be solved, but by keeping an open mind and focusing on what really matters to my clients I find that I can usually get to an outcome that they are satisfied with.  I also make a steady effort to keep the lines of communication open between us, which helps make sure that I am gearing my efforts productively and efficiently on their behalf.  

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. DUI & DWI: 25%
  3. Immigration: 15%
  4. Violent Crime: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Jason Joseph Sexton

    I worked with Mr. Mothershead for several years at the Nashville Public Defenders Office. His dedication to his clients is rivaled only by his hard work and thorough and searching legal analysis. I would highly recommend him to anyone hiring an attorney.

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    Jason Sexton Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Jesse Pratt Lords

    Kyle is a highly respected and skilled attorney.

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    Jesse Lords Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

414 Union Street
Suite 900
Nashville, TN, 37219

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive200306/13/2015
ORInactive200809/21/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Order of the CoifVanderbilt Law2002

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing AttorneyLaw Office of Kyle Mothershead2012 - Present
Assistant Public DefenderNashville Public Defender's Office2003 - 2012
Law ClerkFederal District Court Middle District of Tennessee2002 - 2003

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense LawyersChair- Juvenile Defense Committee2011 - 2014
Nashville Chamber of Commerce Academy Partnership CommitteeAcademy Partner2011 - 2014

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State v. A.M.Dismissed
State v. James HoweDismissed
State v. S.D.Not Guilty

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vanderbilt University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
University of Wisconsin, MadisonHistory & Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1998

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
TN Public Defender Conference CLEEthical Issues in Criminal Defense Practice2012
TACDL Juvenile CLE SeminarForensic Evaluations in Juvenile Delinquent Defense2012
TACDL DUI CLE SeminarEthical Issues in Criminal Defense Practice2011