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James A Turner

James A Turner

Wilson, Howser & Oliver Attorneys
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury...
  • Tennessee
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Jimmy Turner focuses his practice on criminal defense, insurance and injury litigation, and estate planning. A Memphis native, Jimmy graduated from Middle Tennessee State University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Administration. Prior to entering law school, he worked for Covenant Transport in Chattanooga, TN, one of the largest trucking companies in the Southeastern United States. This education and experience has provided Jimmy with a unique, firsthand knowledge of the transportation industry and federal motor carrier regulations not held by the average attorney. As an attorney, Jimmy has also represented a number of trucking companies in injury and wrongful death claims. For cases involving accidents with tractor-trailers, hiring the average lawyer without this key knowledge and background is risky. After graduating from the Nashville School of Law in 2011, Jimmy joined a well-respected insurance defense firm in downtown Nashville. Jimmy has over 9 years working with insurance companies on injury claims. As an attorney, he has represented individuals, businesses, and insurance companies in civil litigation cases, including automobile accidents, tractor-trailer accidents, wrongful death cases, dog bites, child injuries and various other insurance claims. A large part of Jimmy’s practice consists of defending individuals charged with criminal offenses. Often times this is a person’s first brush with law enforcement. The criminal court process can be intimidating and unnerving. Jimmy’s approach is to bring relief to an otherwise difficult situation. Trained by a former police officer in criminal defense and investigation, Jimmy defends those charged with DUI, domestic assault, drug offenses, assault, and all other Tennessee misdemeanors and felonies. Jimmy resides in Murfreesboro with his wife and their two sons.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Personal Injury
  • Estate Planning
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
    Contingency fee agreements are only for personal injury cases and consist of one-third of the client's recovery.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Tennessee
Federal Circuit
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
Wilson, Howser & Oliver
- Current
Attorney
Hagan & Farrar, PLLC
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Attorney
LeVan, Sprader, Patton & McCaskill
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Education
Nashville School of Law
J.D. (2011)
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Middle Tennessee State University
B.S. (2006) | Aerospace
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University of Memphis
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Awards
Order of Phoenix
Sigma Alpha Epsilon
Professional Associations
Murfreesboro Young Professionals
Member
- Current
State Bar of Tennessee # 30383
Member
- Current
Rutherford and Cannon County Bar Association
Member
- Current
Speaking Engagements
Liability of Commercial Property Owners, Gorrie-Regan Vendor Conference, Nashville, TN
Gorrie-Regan, Inc.
Certifications
Founding Member
American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys
Websites & Blogs
Website
Wilson, Howser & Oliver Attorneys
Blog
Criminal Defense Page
Legal Answers
1 Questions Answered

Q. I was convited in August of 2016 with dui 1st offence. Am I able to get a regular drivers license in August of 2017?
A: You will be eligible for a drivers license reinstatement after the one year suspension is up. Follow this link for specific information: https://www.tn.gov/safety/article/frlocations
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Wilson, Howser & Oliver Attorneys
6 North Public Square
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
USA
Telephone: (615) 895-0030
Fax: (615) 895-9818