Homicide and Manslaughter Charges are a Focus of Burton & McKinnish


There are a variety of situations that can lead to homicide and manslaughter charges. The attorneys at Burton & McKinnish have successfully helped numerous defendants facing these types of charges. Our attorneys have a high level of experience which is needed to represent defendants facing such serious charges. These charges should never be taken lightly as they are among the most severe of all criminal charges faced in the courtroom.


As mentioned, there are a variety of scenarios that can lead to being charged with such a serious crime. Many of our previous clients have found themselves facing this type of charge as a result of self-defense, while others may have been directly involved in activities that led to their charges. Though there are a variety of ways to be charged with homicide and manslaughter, one fact remains true and that is it takes a highly skilled lawyer to represent a defendant in this type of case.


Most of these cases are not simple cut and dry situations and require a lot of research and investigation as well as emotional assessments to build a strong defensive case against the opposing party. To build a case that can stand up against charges of homicide or manslaughter an attorney must have a strong background in criminal law and have the skills that are needed to fiercely represent a client charged with such a serious offense. Because many people who have faced this charge are now spending many years of their life behind bars it is crucial to only hire an exceptional legal team that gets results.


At Burton & McKinnish our attorneys are dedicated to build the type of defense system that helps innocent people walk free from these charges. And in the same sense our attorneys fight tooth and nail to ensure a guilty defendant receives a minimum sentence for their charge. Having plenty of prior experience our attorneys are an excellent choice for legal representation against homicide and manslaughter charges.


Our attorneys fight hard to defend each of their clients regardless of the criminal charges they face. This fierce dedication is precisely how our attorneys have earned impeccable reputations in criminal law. It has been said many times that a defendant should never go into a courtroom without a lawyer. This is true, but is also true that a defendant should never appear in court with an inexperienced attorney.


Using an inexperienced legal support system can result in an unfair final judgment and more severe sentencing. Quite often these types of charges can literally turn into some of the most complicated cases ever seen in judicial history. They can also ruin an individual’s life and reputation which is why it is crucial to have the best legal support system when facing such serious charges.


An attorney needs to be fearless and have an extensive knowledge of every legal aspect that will be a part of the case they are representing. Having the resources, skill, dedication, and experience makes our attorneys an excellent choice when it comes to legal counsel. Our attorneys have mastered this area of law and have the ability to ensure the most satisfactory results in the courtroom. Contact Burton & McKinnish for a legal support system that is a proven winner at defending against homicide and manslaughter charges.


Call (865) 774-5515 for East and Middle Tennessee Criminal Defense attorneys and lawyers.