Whether you are litigating a family law legal matter or you are the defendant in a criminal prosecution, the stakes are high and the outcome important. Both areas of the law tend to evoke strong emotions from everyone involved. When you add to the propensity for heightened emotions the need to navigate a judicial system with which you are unfamiliar, it can become overwhelming. Whether you are in family court or criminal court, the key to a favorable outcome is to have an experienced attorney on your side. The family and criminal law attorneys at Bennett, Michael & Hornsby have been fighting for the rights of the accused and protecting the rights of litigants in family law matters in Lebanon, Tennessee for several decades. We look forward to the opportunity to do the same for you.
Located in northern central Tennessee, about 25 miles east of Nashville, the City of Lebanon is the county seat of Wilson County. The city covers almost 40 square miles and had an estimated population of 35,050 in 2018, reflecting almost a 40 percent increase since the population at the time of the 2010 Census. Given its proximity to Nashville, Lebanon is considered to be part of the Nashville Metropolitan Statistical Area which has a population of over two million residents.
Named after the biblical cedars of Lebanon, the City of Lebanon was incorporated in 1801. In fact, the city is often referred to as “Cedar City” because of the abundance of cedar trees growing in the area. Visitors to Lebanon might want to plan their visit to coincide with the Wilson County Fair, considered to be the best County Fair in Tennessee by Busy Bee Trader Magazine and listed as one of the top 50 fairs in North America by attendance for three years in a row.
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The United States judicial system is widely considered one of the best in the world; however, it can seem like a nightmare for someone trying to litigate a family law case or defend a criminal case. At Bennett, Michael & Hornsby, our family and criminal law attorneys understand how important the outcome of your Lebanon, Tennessee case is to you and we are committed to aggressively protect your rights and advocate on your behalf.
Family law matters bring out strong emotions because of the nature of the issues being litigated. Whether you are fighting for custody, going through a painful divorce, petitioning for guardianship of a parent, or even finalizing an adoption, your emotions are undoubtedly involved in the litigation. When you are fighting for something so personal, you need someone on your side who understands what the outcome means to you.
Being accused of a committing a criminal offense also brings out strong emotions as well as puts your future and your freedom at stake. You cannot simply rely on the system to reach a just result. Instead, you need an attorney who will launch a vigorous defense and work tireless to ensure that just result.
The outcome of both family and criminal cases can have a profound and lasting impact on everyone involved. The earlier you consult with an attorney the more effective your attorney can be at protecting you and your rights. With that in mind, the team at Bennett, Michael & Hornsby is committed to aggressively and zealously represent you and your rights throughout your interaction with the Lebanon, Tennessee court system.
If you have additional questions or concerns about a family law case or criminal prosecution in Lebanon, Tennessee, please feel free to contact the experienced attorneys at Bennett, Michael & Hornsby. Contact the team today by calling 615-898-1560 to schedule your appointment.