Sex Crimes Attorney
Anyone charged with rape, statutory rape, sexual battery, child pornography, child rape or other sexual offenses in Tennessee are facing mandatory jail time, lifetime registration on the Tennessee Sex Offender Registry, sex offender monitoring, and the loss of your reputation and career.
Sex crimes in Tennessee are often based on nothing more than circumstantial evidence. The judge or jury must decide the case based on the credibility of the witnesses, alleged victim and the accused. In some cases, DNA or other scientific evidence will play a central role in proving that our client is absolutely innocent. In many cases, the prosecution will rely on forensic evidence from computers or other digital media.
Robert Kurtz has represented clients accused of a variety of sexual offenses in State and Federal court in Knoxville and surrounding counties. Mr. Kurtz has the knowledge and experience necessary to challenge scientific evidence like DNA. Mr. Kurtz understands the way computer forensic analysis is performed. Mr. Kurtz has the skills necessary to show when a witness or alleged victim is being dishonest.
A criminal defense attorney experienced in defending sex crimes will begin work immediately and attempt to convince the prosecutor not to bring criminal charges. We will interview witnesses and the victim to determine their credibility and investigate the motive behind these allegations.
It is crucial for any person being accused of a sexual offense to contact an experienced criminal defense lawyer who knows how to defend sex crimes. Robert Kurtz will provide discrete and aggressive representation to make sure that every aspect of the case is investigated and prepared for trial.