Charles D. Buckholts
Specializing in Criminal Defense, Civil Rights and Consumer Law
Charles D. Buckholts, Attorney at Law
Charles (Chuck) D. Buckholts is an experienced Tennessee trial attorney, specializing in federal and state criminal defense, civil rights and consumer law.
Chuck has represented clients on many levels of the justice system, including the United States Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit, United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee, and in twenty-six counties across Tennessee.
Chuck adamantly believes in the rights of all individuals to have equality and justice under the law and vigorously fights to assure these most valuable rights are protected. He gives clients the individualized attention they deserve, and is committed to not only representing them within the court system, but also educating them in the legal process.
Chuck is a member of the following prestigious panels and organizations.
- Over 10 years serving as a Criminal Justice Act (CJA) panel lawyer for the Federal Public Defender’s Office, Middle Tennessee District.
- Adjunct professor at Nashville State Community College teaching Criminal Procedure, Evidence and Police Academy
Chuck has been presented with the following awards in recognition of his dedication to the practice of law.
- St. Crispin’s Day Award (April 24, 2019). Recognizing the special contributions of “a lawyer who answers the call, no matter how difficult the task” presented by the Criminal Justice Act (CJA) panel and Federal Public Defender’s Office, Middle Tennessee District.