Attorney Joseph Pehanick

Attorney Joseph Pehanick is a graduate of the Fox School of Business at Temple University and the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law at The University of Memphis.

Clients in need of legal advice throughout the greater Memphis area look to Attorney Joseph Pehanick because of his dedication to defending the fundamental rights of his clients. Many years of experience as a Memphis criminal defense attorney and a prosecutor allow him to help you understand how to navigate the complicated criminal defense system because he knows how judges view certain legal arguments and which strategies prosecutors might use.

Attorney Joseph Pehanick is admitted to the bar for the practice of law in Tennessee and in the US District Court for the Western District of Tennessee. He is also a member of the Memphis Bar Association, the Tennessee Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and a VA accredited attorney.

Our Memphis law firm is designed to serve the legal needs of each individual client. We are dedicated to helping clients understand all of their available legal options, not just the most obvious, so clients can confidently choose which options will lead to the best possible outcome.

In 2017, Attorney Joseph Pehanick was first awarded a Certificate of Recognition by the Tennessee Supreme Court as an Attorney for Justice for his outstanding service to his clients.


  • University of Memphis - JD - 2010
  • Temple University - BBA - 2007

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee - 2010
  • US District Court Western District TN - 2012