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Knoxville Violent Crimes Lawyer

Violent Crimes Are Serious Charges. You Need Attentive Attorneys.

Most violent crimes in Tennessee fall under a felony classification, which means that you will need to retain an experienced lawyer to defend your interests in court. The dedicated lawyers at Menefee & Brown, P.C. have ample experience defending clients against violent crime charges. Our attentive team will work harder than other firms to explore all elements of your case and find the best avenues for the defense of your specific situation.

A number of individual crimes fall under the umbrella of Tennessee violent crimes, including:

  • Aggravated assault
  • Assault with a deadly weapon
  • Resisting arrest
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Domestic assault and battery

Assault & Battery in Tennessee

The state of Tennessee takes a strong stance against assault and battery, and if you have been charged with misdemeanor or felony assault, you may be facing a difficult battle. Assault and battery means that the state believes that you have done one of the following, as defined by Tennessee Code Annotated 39-13-101:

  • Intentionally or knowingly caused physical contact with someone that they would regard as offensive
  • Intentionally or knowingly caused another to reasonably fear imminent injury
  • Intentionally, knowingly or recklessly caused bodily injury to someone

Learn How A Criminal Defense Attorney Can Protect Your Rights

Following a criminal charge for a violent crime, you should not waste any time in reaching out to our firm. We understand the sensitive nature of these cases, and we are committed to doing everything we can to protect your legal rights. Backed by more than 30 years of combined experience, our award-winning lawyers can fight against your charges. Call today to schedule a free review of your case and to learn how we can help.

If you have been accused of a violent crime in Knoxville, contact us at (865) 351-2029 to learn more.

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