Violent Crime Lawyers in Chattanooga
Defending Against Allegations of Murder, Rape & Other Serious Crimes
If you are facing violent crime charges, you already know the stakes are high. Because of their destructive nature against human life and property, these types of crimes are generally charged as felonies. Felony crimes carry years, decades, or even life sentences in prison, along with substantial fines. When all is said and done, you will also have a permanent conviction on your record, limiting your employment, housing, and other opportunities for the remainder of your life. In the face of these penalties, you need experienced and tenacious legal representation—you need Speek, Webb, Turn & Newkirk PLLC.
Our firm has an extensive background in criminal law. With more than 70 years of combined legal experience, we know how the criminal justice system works, and we know how to protect your rights. Furthermore, we have developed positive relationships with numerous local judges. When you retain our Chattanooga violent crime defense attorneys, you can have peace of mind knowing we are on your side.
Why Thorough Case Preparation Matters
Every case is unique with its own set of circumstances that require detailed analysis. Our firm has access to many valuable resources, which can be used in the investigation and examination of your case.
In every case, preparation is absolutely critical. From the outset, our team will prepare your case as if it is going to trial. By out-preparing our adversaries, we are better able to defend you against even the most serious of charges. As experienced trial lawyers, we know what is required to win favorable decisions in court before judges and juries—trust our Chattanooga violent crime defense attorneys to fight for you.
How Our Criminal Defense Attorneys Can Help You
If you have been charged with or are under investigation for a crime, you have a constitutional right to an attorney. You will be awarded a public defender if you cannot afford your own attorney. While these attorneys can be highly qualified and skilled, they are often overworked. This makes it hard for them to devote the time and resources necessary to provide you with a solid defense.
At Speek, Turner & Newkirk PLLC, your case will always receive the full attention and care it deserves. Our attorneys are committed to securing the results you need; you can trust us to fight tirelessly to protect your rights, your freedom, and your future.
Violent Crimes in Tennessee
Our team defends clients accused of all types of violent crimes in and around Chattanooga, such as:
- Simple assault
- Aggravated assault
- Vehicular homicide
- Terrorist threats
In any violent crime case, our team works to collect and analyze all evidence in search of flaws, inconsistencies, police errors, and other mistakes. This can involve the examination of all scientific and forensic evidence as well, such as fingerprint and blood spatter analysis, crime scene reconstruction, medical reports, and more.
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