Jonathan W. Turner has been awarded for the 3rd Consecutive Year the Client’s Choice Award for outstanding client reviews on AVVO.com.
Jonathan W. Turner was named one of Nashville’s Top DUI Attorneys again for 2018.
This is what Expertise had to say about Jonathan W. Turner:
It seems like a simple question, but it can be easily overlooked. Every crime has specific elements that the State must prove.
If the State cannot prove facts to support a crime, then a person cannot be found guilty of that crime.
Thus, it is important to your freedom to hire an attorney that will hold the State to their heavy burden. An agressive, knowledgeable attorney can fight the State and make them prove their case.
Jonathan W. Turner has been named a Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorney in Tennessee for the second consecutive year.
Jonathan. W. Turner was awarded a Top 100 DUI Attorney Award in Tennessee by the National Association For DUI Defense.
For 2017, Jonathan W. Turner was awarded a Top 10 Award for Client Satisfaction by the prestigious American Institute if Criminal Law Attorneys.
The Tennessee Bar Association invited Jonathan Turner to lecture at the below CLE:
–TBA 2017 Summer Annual Review in Nashville in August 2017.
He was asked to give a lecture on criminal trials, which he did. It included a case study about Aggravated Robbery and Aggravated Kidnapping Trials.
Phone 615-979-6401 for a consultation with Mr. Turner.
The Tennessee trend for police investigating DUI’s is to get a search warrant if a suspected DUI person refuses to give blood. This tactic is used to prevent someone from simply exercising their right to not agree to a search of their person. Thus police use search warrants to infringe on a person’s Rights.
Specifically protecting people, the United States’ and Tennessee’s Constitution provide protections from the government from searches of their person. These protections include that there must be probable cause to issue a search warrant by any magistrate.
What does all of this mean? If you are charged with a DUI and have had the police draw your blood, your Constitional Rights might have been infringed. A good lawyer is needed to fight and protect you from the police and for your freedom.
Recently, Mr. Turner was able to win a Motion to Suppress declaring that the stop of Defendant’s vehicle was illegal. The State contended that Mr. Turner’s client was weaving and crossed the double yellow line. However, video evidence was inconclusive, and the Judge ruled in his client’s favor.
Mr. Turner’s client’s DUI will be dismissed. Thankfully, Mr. Turner’s client took his advice to fight the DUI, and it paid off.
Why is investigating important for criminal defense? The reason is that the police usually only investigate one side of a story. Thus, any factual defense is up to a criminal defense attorney to perform.
Mr. Turner just had a complete dismissal due to police charging his client in the wrong county. This defense was discovered after records were obtained from a neighboring county which showed that the charges were wrongfully brought.
It helps to have an experienced prosecutor fight for your freedom. Mr. Turner is an experienced prosecutor who has investigated crimes in the past. Due to his experience, Mr. Turner is able to investigate facts to help his clients.