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Felony DUI

A client came to us from Desoto County having been charged with Driving Under the Influence Third Offense which is a felon punishable by from one to five years in the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections. Our client had been charged with a 3rd Offense DUI after having been stopped for speeding. After the attorneys at Garrett, Friday & Garner made a full review of the case they asked the assistant district attorney to review the video of the incident and the assistant district attorney agreed to not go forward with the prosecution of the case.
 

Child Custody

A Indiana Father contacted the attorneys at Garrett, Friday & Garner after learning that his children who he had seen in three years were in Mississippi with the their mother who had absconded with the minor and hidden them from him three years earlier. Our legal team was successful in having the children reunited with their father and custody returned to him.
 

18-Wheeler Accident

Our firm was contacted by a woman whose husband had been tragically killed in a head-on collision with an 18-wheeler in Calhoun County, Mississippi The attorneys at Garrett, Friday & Garner brought a wrongful death action on behalf of our client and her child were successful in obtaining a settlement on behalf of our client which provided financial security for both our client and her young child.
 

Defense

A Lafayette County man retained the Garrett, Friday & Garner legal team to defend him after he was sued for assault and battery. The investigation of the matter by the attorneys at Garrett, Friday and Garner revealed that our client was the actual victim of the assault and had been sued by his attacker only because he successfully defended himself. After a two day jury trial our the jury returned with a verdict in favor of our client after deliberating for only eleven minutes.
 

Faulty Construction

A Desoto County couple came to Garrett, Friday & Garner seeking our assistance after they discovered a major defect in the construction of their new home. After making a complete investigation of the matter our legal team was able to obtain a settlement from the builder and in his insurance company and our clients to move to a new home.
 

Child Custody

A Panola County man came to Garrett, Friday & Garner seeking representation in his child custody case. Our investigation of the case revealed that the child that our client had reared as his own was in fact not his biological child. Fortunately, after investigating the facts of the case our attorneys were able to establish that our client was the better parent and that the best interest of the child required that that custody of the child be placed with the only father she had ever known.
 

Sexual battery

A Lafayette County family retained the attorneys at Garrett, Friday & Garner to defend their son who had been charged with the crime of sexual battery. After our legal team made a complete investigation of the matter and made their findings know to the office of the District Attorney the charge of sexual battery against our client was dismissed.

 

Automotive accident

A Union County family retained the attorneys at Garrett, Friday & Garner to represent their child who had been injured while riding as a passenger in a vehicle driven by another person. Garrett, Friday and Garner obtained a settlement for our client in excess of $240,000.00
 

Post-Conviction Relief

A Florida man was arrested on an outstanding warrant from Marshall County, Mississippi. After being returned to Mississippi he contacted our firm seeking assistance in regaining his freedom. After investigating the matter our legal team reached an agreement with the prosecutor which provided for his release on unsupervised probation and allowed him to return to Florida and resume his employment.

 

Child custody

A Lafayette County mother retained our legal team to represent her in child custody case which ultimately resulted in the child's father, grandparents, the Department of Human Services as well as our client in a custody trial which lasted six days. Ultimately it was established that the best interest of the child would be served by the Court returning custody of the minor child to our client.
 

slip and fall

A client from Tallahatchie County slipped on liquid in a convenience store and injured her knee. She with the assistance of the attorneys at Garrett, Friday & Garner she obtained a settlement of over $25,000.00.

 

Divorce

An Oxford woman retained our firm after discovering that her husband was having an affair. Fortunately the attorneys at Garrett, Friday & Garner were able to establish that our client's husband was not only subject to excess spending, but also had substantial income resulting in an award of not only custody of the young child and child support, but of other support as well due to our legal teams discovery of video tapes of the client's husband and his mistress entering a hotel together.
 

DUI

An Ole Miss student asked the attorneys at Garrett, Friday & Garner to appeal his conviction for DUI before the Municipal Court of the City of Oxford to the Lafayette County Circuit Court. An appeal was filed and after a trial the Circuit Court of Lafayette County dismissed the charges against our client one of the very few instances of a trial of client charged with the offense of DUI having ever been found not guilty by the Circuit Court of Lafayette County, Mississippi.
 

Child custody

A Pontotoc County man retained Garrett, Friday & Garner after learning that his former wife had mislead him as to the birth of what he had been lead to believe was their fourth child. When his “son” was five years of age the client's wife admitted she had had an affair and asked for a divorce. The man had agreed to a divorce with the understanding that he would have visitation with all four of his “children”. After the divorce the mother advised him that as he was not the biological father of the youngest child she would not allow him to have visitation with this child. After retaining our legal team the man was not only successful in having his visitation rights with his “son” restored he was actually awarded greater visitation rights with the child than the visitation rights granted to the child's biological father.
 

Collection

A Prentiss County man sought the help of the legal team at Garrett, Friday & Garner when a former business associate and friend refused to repay a loan. After retaining Garrett, Friday & Garner our client obtained a judgment in excess of $200,000.00

 

Automotive accident

A Pontotoc County man retained Garrett, Friday & Garner after learning that his former wife had mislead him as to the birth of what he had been lead to believe was their fourth child. When his “son” was five years of age the client's wife admitted she had had an affair and asked for a divorce. The man had agreed to a divorce with the understanding that he would have visitation with all four of his “children”. After the divorce the mother advised him that as he was not the biological father of the youngest child she would not allow him to have visitation with this child. After retaining our legal team the man was not only successful in having his visitation rights with his “son” restored he was actually awarded greater visitation rights with the child than the visitation rights granted to the child's biological father.
 

Child custody

A Missouri man retained our attorneys in an effort to regain custody of his children who were then in the custody of another party in Grenada County, Mississippi. On the morning that the matter was set for hearing someone arranged to have our client arrested on an outstanding warrant for non-payment of traffic fines in an effort to frustrate his efforts to regain custody. After first arranging for his release from custody our legal team was successful in having our client and his children reunited and they went home with their father that day.