Protecting Yourself Following Homicide Charges
It was all a blur, but you got angry, and now you find yourself in handcuffs facing the most severe charges under the law. If you have been involved in a homicide and are charged with murder or manslaughter, the time to act is now.
Call the Law Offices of Thomas Maynard in Lebanon, Tennessee, now. Dial 615-784-4677 or send a confidential email to discuss your rights as the accused. An experienced attorney is ready to hear your case and defend your rights.
Fighting Homicide Charges
Homicide is the legal term for when one person kills another. Homicide charges can include any of the following:
- First-degree murder
- Second-degree murder
- Voluntary manslaughter
- Involuntary manslaughter
Who you choose to represent you matters. The lawyers at the Law Offices of Thomas Maynard are committed to your rights because we know that your rights matter, no matter the circumstances surrounding your case.
The difference between charges of murder, manslaughter and self-defense can be a matter of closely examining the details. We will question everything the state presents against you, so you get the best result possible. This approach forces the state to prove your guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. If the state cannot fully prove their case, you may be able to achieve a reduction or dismissal of the charges against you.