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Clarksville Criminal Defense Attorneys

A Legacy in the Law

Facing a criminal charge can be a life-changing event. Many honest, hardworking people can make a mistake, or find themselves facing criminal charges based upon adverse circumstances — even if they did not make a mistake at all. Frank J. Runyon draws on more than a quarter-century of experience in criminal law as a former Clarksville police officer and a current defense lawyer to zealously guard the rights of clients and rigorously challenge the prosecution in each case.

Individuals facing criminal charges in Tennessee can benefit from the experience and knowledge of the lawyers at Runyon & Runyon. Lead criminal defense attorney "J." Runyon is a former patrolman, detective, shift sergeant and drug unit sergeant with the Clarksville Police Department. He is able to view a case from a broad perspective.

His prior experience with law enforcement, combined with his more than 20 years of experience as a criminal defense lawyer provides deep insight into all aspects of the system, as well as the substantive issues that are critical in crafting an effective defense strategy.

Runyon & Runyon is prepared to rigorously defend clients against a wide range of criminal defense matters, including:

J. Runyon knows how to build, and break down, a criminal case. He diligently reviews the details of each case and knows how to find weaknesses and flaws that can lead to the most favorable outcome, including dismissal, acquittal or reduced charges, depending on the circumstances of the individual case.

To arrange an initial consultation with an experienced criminal defense lawyer in Clarksville, send Runyon & Runyon a message using the online contact form or call (931) 805-4445.

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