Domestic Violence Claims in Tennessee: Defense Strategies and Tactics
Webinar is now available on-demand.
NOTE: On-Demand webinars are not eligible for CLE credit.
WEBINAR SNAPSHOT: Learn how to deliver the best possible defense when a client is charged with domestic violence.
Domestic violence charges are aggressively prosecuted in Tennessee. If your client is charged, the penalties can be severe, including prison time, fines, mandatory restitution, loss of the right to own firearms, and loss of contact with one’s children. So when called upon, will you be prepared to mount the best defense?
Join us for this on-demand webinar. Tennessee defense attorney Kortney Simmons will cover how to provide superior service when a client is facing a charge related to violence in the home. Whether you are new to this area of law or a seasoned practitioner, you’ll benefit from this update on restraining orders, protective orders, post-dissolution TROs, and more. Plus, you’ll get tips on how to effectively dispute false allegations.
You’ll learn about:
- Restraining orders and protective orders
- Effectively challenging false allegations against your client
- Adult Protective Services
- Child Protective Services
- Handling child abduction cases
About Your Presenter
Casey, Simmons & Bryant, PLLC
Kortney D. Simmons, is an attorney with Casey Simmons & Bryant PLLC in Jackson where her primary areas of practice are criminal defense, juvenile and family law. Ms. Simmons is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association, Federal Bar for the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, Jackson-Madison County Bar Association (Young Lawyers Division past-president (2014-2016)), Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Ballard-Taylor Bar Association, and Lawyers' Association for Women.