What it Means to Hire An Attorney

When you realize that you need an attorney or legal advice regarding a situation, you are looking for someone who can give you their mind. Their insights. Their ability to break down a situation, comprehend what is going on, and determine the best course of action for you going forward.

It’s altogether different from hiring someone to install a sink or move furniture because the benefits aren’t readily as obvious. Unfortunately, the consequences of not seeking and obtaining sound legal counsel can often put you in a bind from which you are unable to escape. Whether it is me or someone else, it is always a good idea to seek legal counsel in any situation where you need to protect yourself, your loved ones, or your assets. Here are just a few of the areas I work in that I would be happy to talk to you about.

Areas of Expertise

  • Personal Injury

    I represent clients in all kinds of injury cases, from dog bites to worker’s compensation to car wrecks. It is incredibly important to discuss your potential case with an attorney soon after the injury occurs so that you protect your rights and ensure that you are reasonably compensated for your injuries.

    • Vast experience in all manner of Personal Injury cases
    • $1.2 million jury verdict won
    • No attorney fees until case is concluded
  • Family/Divorce

    The splitting up of a family can be one of the most traumatizing experiences of one’s life. It can also be one of the most freeing. Because of this, it is extremely important that you have someone help you navigate through these difficult times.

    • Experienced in negotiating, mediating, and trials for family and divorce cases
    • Thorough knowledge of in divorce, order of protection, child support, and custody matters
    • Free consultation
    • Divorce and Family Law Mediation Services
  • Criminal Law & DUI

    There is nothing in your life more important than your freedom. Regardless of whether you are guilty or innocent, the right to counsel is one of the most important rights given to us by our Constitution. Find representation for yourself, the right representation.

    • Multi-county criminal law practice
    • Familiar with cases and changes to the law that may affect your case
    • Willing to go the extra mile in your defense
    • Knoxville Criminal Attorney
  • Collections/Evictions

    Whether you need help collecting funds from a debtor or you need assistance in getting an extension on your rent payments, I’m very familiar with both sides of collection and eviction cases. Get assistance from an attorney who can give you the right answers.

    • Represent collection groups across the U.S.
    • Experience with negotiating payment plans for debtors
    • Experience as a renter and on-going experience as a landlord
  • Probate and Wills

    What is the area of law that most people encounter but have no idea how to handle? The probate process. I can help you navigate this process and prepare for it by helping you prepare a Will and/or Power of Attorney. Don’t leave your children to wade through a mess of legal documents and hearings – take care of things in advance.

    • Prepare simple wills quickly and efficiently
    • Work through the numerous steps of the probate process
    • Advise clients in all types of estate matters
  • Commercial Law

    I represent small and medium sized businesses on many types of proceedings, from collections to insurance bond matters. It is tough to get proper representation without being charged exorbitant fees that most businesses just can’t afford. I can help you handle the issues you need addressed for a reasonable fee.

    • Represent business owners throughout east Tennessee
    • Understanding of the issues faced by today’s business owners
    • Competent representation at reasonable rate