Defending Your Rights And Future During Criminal Proceedings

Just because the charge you are facing is a misdemeanor doesn't mean you shouldn't take it seriously. Just like felonies, misdemeanors can affect your ability to get a job, rent an apartment, buy a home or even attend certain colleges in Tennessee and other states. Additionally, certain misdemeanor traffic offenses can even lead to points being assessed by insurance companies, which, if you accrue enough points, could eventually cause you to be dropped by your insurance provider.

At Blount Law Firm, PLLC, our lawyers understand the situation you're in and the importance of taking swift action in order to protect your future and best interests. We have years of experience handling a wide variety of misdemeanor charges, helping clients throughout the Collierville and Germantown areas in Tennessee. We take the right steps to refute misdemeanor charges, effectively keeping them off our clients' records so they don't end up affecting our clients' lives, insurance rates or insurance coverage.

Take the right first steps in your situation. Defend your rights with help from Blount Law Firm, PLLC. Call for a free consultation: (901) 529-9377.

Defense Against All Misdemeanor Crimes In Tennessee

Our legal team is well-versed in Tennessee criminal law and has experience handling criminal cases involving charges across all three classes of misdemeanors. We can help you defend yourself against charges related to:

  • Shoplifting
  • Theft
  • Vandalism
  • Trespassing
  • Driving offenses — including speeding, traffic signal violations, stop sign violations, tailgating, reckless driving and other moving violations
  • Traffic tickets — including seat belt violations, texting and driving violations, and more
  • Simple possession of marijuana
  • Distribution of marijuana under 1/2 ounce
  • Possession and use of drug paraphernalia
  • Assault
  • DUI — including first, second and third offenses

We Will Work To Keep Points Off Your License And Insurance

In Tennessee, criminal charges can result in points being assessed against your license by the Department of Motor Vehicles. If you accrue 12 or more points in a 12-month period, your license will be suspended, which can affect your ability to get around and even maintain employment in many cases. Your insurance company may also assess points against you that act like a risk assessment tool. If you accrue too many points, your insurer may raise your rates, drop you from your policy or even refuse future coverage.

At Blount Law Firm, PLLC, we understand the importance of keeping points off your license and insurance policy, which is why we will take immediate action to defend your rights after a traffic ticket or misdemeanor charges are issued. We will be thorough in our review of the charges, evidence and case against you, and we will take the steps necessary to get charges reduced or dismissed so your record remains clear of damaging offenses.

Get Personalized Attention When You Need It Most

The defense of your future and best interests is our top concern here at Blount Law Firm, PLLC. Whether you're dealing with a traffic ticket or a more intricate misdemeanor offense, our attorneys will put more than 70 years of experience to work making sure your rights are defended and you get the best possible outcome for your situation.

If you would like to discuss your case with a skilled attorney at our firm, contact our Collierville office and schedule a free consultation. Call (901) 529-9377 or contact us online to get started.