We Help Good People,
In Bad Situations, Every Day

Our senior trial attorney, Claiborne Ferguson, is a certified Specialist in Criminal Trial Advocacy for the National Board of Trial Advocacy. MEET YOUR TEAM
  • AV Rated
  • National Board of Legal Special Certification
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • NACDL
  • Avvo Rating 10.0
  • Avvo Client Choice 2017

Memphis Criminal Defense Attorney

Claiborne Ferguson Law Firm, P.A. Can Help

Facing criminal charges can be one of the most difficult experiences in your life. At the Claiborne Ferguson Law Firm, P.A., we understand the emotional hardship that you may be experiencing.

You can be sure that our Memphis criminal defense lawyers will put our extensive experience, as well as our resources, to work for you. Without the proper representation, you could be convicted of a crime that you did not commit and you could face penalties such as jail time, extensive fines, and probation.

"Not Guilty"

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    • October, 2018 in Shelby County, TN Case Expunged
    • September 2018 in Southaven, DeSoto County, Mississippi Not Guilty on DUI
    • September, 2018 in Shelby County, TN Not Guilty - Sentence Reduced
    • June 2018 in Cleveland, Bolivar County, Mississippi Not Guilty

Why Choose Our Firm?

Due to our high-quality criminal defense representation, our team has been admitted to several prestigious groups and has been honored with various awards, including the Client Choice award from 2013-2018.

We are also members of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NADCL) and the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

Our Attorneys in Memphis, Tennessee


If you are facing criminal charges in Tennessee or Mississippi, you need a knowledgeable Memphis defense attorney by your side. We focus exclusively on criminal defense. 


Contact us today for a free consultation!


Visit our criminal lawyer testimonials to see why clients choose our Tennessee law firm when they need the best Memphis lawyers.

  • Over 35 Years of Criminal Defense Experience
  • Rated as Top Attorneys for Criminal Defense
  • Our Lead Attorney has a 10.0 "Superb" Avvo Rating
  • 2013-2018 Avvo Clients' Choice Award for Criminal Defense

Cases We Handle

All of these charges can carry severe penalties upon conviction. It is also important for you to know that any evidence brought forth in a criminal case can be challenged by a skilled representative. Why Trust Our Criminal Lawyer in Memphis? We work hard on preparation in order to aggressively defend your case and we work tirelessly behind the scenes to pursue the best possible outcome for you. You can count on us not only for state court representation but also to handle federal court proceedings.

Our Aggressive Approach

At the Claiborne Ferguson Law Firm, P.A., we are tough, aggressive, and highly experienced litigators. We do not shy away from a challenge and we have the track record to prove our success. Among our vast resources, we use investigators and paralegals to scrutinize the criminal charges, evidence, and prosecution's case.

With more than 35 years of experience and a long history of success, you can be sure that we will stand by you throughout the duration of your case. We also offer a free case evaluation so you can obtain legal advice and information regarding your charges without any financial obligation on your part.

Criminal Defense Lawyers Serving Memphis, TN

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