Aggressive Criminal Defense In Tennessee

Any criminal allegation can create serious problems, both immediately and in the long term. Criminal penalties and convictions can profoundly impact your life. with your freedom and your future on the line, the best way to protect yourself against a criminal charge is to seek the highest caliber of criminal defense representation as soon as possible.

Our Criminal Defense Attorney

Peterson White LLP acts as an aggressive, knowledgeable advocate for our clients. We defend people facing a wide variety of criminal defense matters, including:

  • DUI/DWI, including first and subsequent offenses
  • Drug offenses, including trafficking and/or resale
  • Simple possession
  • Domestic assault
  • Assault
  • Aggravated assault
  • Theft
  • Forgery
  • Public intoxication
  • Probation violations and revocations
  • Bond issues
  • Juvenile criminal defense
  • Seizure and forfeiture matters
  • Expungements
  • Felony and misdemeanor charges
  • Pre-charge representation
  • Traffic violations, such as reckless driving, speeding and driving on a suspended license
  • College student issues such as student conduct violations

For general answers to some of the most common criminal defense questions, please view our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Do You Know Your Rights?

Everyone has rights. Even if you have been arrested and charged with a crime, you still have rights that you can and should exercise.

  • You do have the right to remain silent. You do not have to speak with police officers other than to identify yourself. Remember, the statements you make to police can and will be used against you.
  • If police ask to search your vehicle or home without a search warrant, you do not have to consent.
  • You do have the right to an attorney. It is wise to request an attorney as soon as possible if you are arrested or being questioned by police.

Schedule A Free Initial Consultation With Peterson White

The sooner you get in touch with our law firm, the more we can do to protect your future. Call our Knoxville-based law firm at 865-909-7246 or request a consultation online.