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TennesseeCriminal Defense Lawyers in Somerville, Tennessee

The United States Constitution grants important rights to any person accused of a crime including due process, the right to a fair and speedy trial, the right to representation by counsel, the right to remain silent and to be free of unreasonable searches and seizures.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney in Tennessee, consider the lawyer's training, experience, ratings and reviews. Attorneys that practice within the criminal justice system tend to focus on certain types of cases in either state or federal court.


Most criminal defense attorneys provide a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and defenses that might apply. Before you decide on which attorney to hire, meet with several different attorneys in their office to discuss the case and the attorney fees required for representation.


Once you decide which attorney to hire, make sure you and the attorney sign a written fee agreement or contract that describes the attorney fees required at each stage of the case including during pre-trial negotiations, motion hearings and a bench or jury trial.


A criminal defense lawyer in Tennessee should fight to protect the rights of his or her client in a criminal case against felony or misdemeanor charges... Read more »

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Daniel Joseph Taylor

Daniel Joseph Taylor
Spragins, Barnett & Cobb
312 E. Lafayette Street
Jackson, TN 38301
Licensed for 28 years, Daniel Joseph Taylor is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Nashville... read more >

C. Mark Donahoe

C. Mark Donahoe
Hardee, Martin & Donahoe
213 E Lafayette
Jackson, TN 38301
Licensed for 36 years, C. Mark Donahoe is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University MISSISSIPPI... read more >

William Dennis Massey

William Dennis Massey
Law Office of Massey & McClusky
3074 East St
Memphis, TN 38128
Licensed for 39 years, William Dennis Massey is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law... read more >

Jeffrey James Mueller

Jeffrey James Mueller
Mueller & Ellis
PO Box 3146
Jackson, TN 38303
Jeffrey James Mueller is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University MISSISSIPPI... read more >

William Alton Young Jr

William Alton Young Jr
Law Office of William A. Young, Jr.
2820 Summer Oaks Drive
Bartlett, TN 38134
William Alton Young Jr is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Columbus School of Law - The Catholic University of Ame... read more >
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tacdl
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
William Alton Young Jr
Member

Joe Henry Byrd

Joe Henry Byrd
Byrd & Byrd, Attorneys at Law, PLLC
116 N. Church St 4th Floor
Jackson, TN 38301
Licensed for 38 years, Joe Henry Byrd is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

George M. Casey

George M. Casey
Casey, Simmons & Bryant, PLLC
449 East Baltimore Street
Jackson, TN 38301
Licensed for 15 years, George M. Casey is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law - The Univ... read more >

Justin Paul Jones

Justin Paul Jones
Spencer | Jones Attorneys, PLC
28 South Washington Ave. P.O. Box 878
Brownsville, TN 38012
Licensed for 9 years, Justin Paul Jones is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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tacdl
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Justin Paul Jones
Member

Patricia A Woods

Patricia A Woods
1038 Oakhaven Road
Memphis, TN 38119
Patricia A Woods is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Shana Johnson

Shana Johnson
25th Judicial District Public Defender
118 East Market Street
somerville, TN 38068
Shana Johnson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Terry Conrad Cox

Terry Conrad Cox
Cox and Wortman, PLLC
149 South Rowlett
Collierville, TN 38017
Licensed for 42 years, Terry Conrad Cox is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

William Allen Wooten

William Allen Wooten
Law Office of J. Houston Gordon
114 West Liberty Avenue Suite 300
Covington, TN 38019
Licensed for 13 years, William Allen Wooten is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Lorna Sullivan McClusky

Lorna Sullivan McClusky
Law Office of Massey & McClusky
3074 East Rd
Memphis, TN 38128
Licensed for 26 years, Lorna Sullivan McClusky is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

William A. Young

William A. Young
O'Neil, Parker & Williamson P.L.L.C.
2820 Summer Oaks Drive
Bartlett, TN 38134
Licensed for 45 years, William A. Young is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Taylor Daniel Forrester

Taylor Daniel Forrester
Law Office of T.D. Forrester
114 West Liberty Avenue Suite 202
Covington, TN 38019
Taylor Daniel Forrester is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Thomas S Smith

Thomas S Smith
PO Box 1743
Jackson, TN 38302
Thomas S Smith is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Taurus Bailey

Taurus Bailey
22 N. Front Street Suite 1060
Memphis, TN 38103
Licensed for 14 years, Taurus Bailey is a Criminal Defense and Probation Violations lawyer... read more >
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nlc
National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
Taurus Bailey
Member

J. Houston Gordon

J. Houston Gordon
Law Office of J. Houston Gordon
PO Box 846
Covington, TN 38019
Licensed for 50 years, J. Houston Gordon is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Valerie Sue Lopez

Valerie Sue Lopez
5865 Ridgeway Center Pkwy Ste 300
Memphis, TN 38120
Licensed for 13 years, Valerie Sue Lopez is a Marijuana Law lawyer who attended Pepperdine Univ School of Law Malibu CA... read more >

James M Gulley

James M Gulley
Bradle J. Cordts, Attorney at Law
6263 Poplar Ave Suite 1132
Memphis, TN 16714
James M Gulley is a DUI / DWI lawyer... read more >
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NBLSC Certification in Criminal Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify attorneys as specialists in criminal trial advocacy.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.


Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

TACDL provides training, education and networking opportunties to its members while advocating for a fair criminal justice system.


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