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Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Attorneys in Knoxville and Sevierville

When choosing a criminal defense or personal injury attorney in Tennessee, you want to be sure that you are employing the services of a professional with extensive experience and skill. The attorneys at Baker Associates are energetic attorneys driven by the desire to defend the rights of their clients. Joseph A. Baker has developed an impressive reputation as exceptional criminal defense and personal injury attorney in the Knoxville and Pigeon Forge area. His intense dedication to his work is born out of their desire to protect the legal rights of each of his clients.

Joseph A. Baker

Joseph A. Baker is a graduate of Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. and the University of Tennessee College of Law. Born and raised in Sevier County, Mr. Baker is well known and respected in the community. He has diverse legal experience as a U.S. Air Force JAG Officer and former prosecutor in the 4th Judicial District of the State of Tennessee. Mr. Baker is a Life Member of both the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, a member of the Tennessee Bar Association and American Bar Association.

After serving as a prosecutor, Joseph A. Baker began his legal practice as a personal injury and criminal defense attorney in Knoxville and Sevierville, Tennessee area. Utilizing his extensive litigation experience and his passion for helping others, Mr. Baker has built a practice dedicated to defending and protecting the rights of individuals throughout Tennessee.  Mr. Baker has successfully defended all types of criminal offenses ranging from DUIs to First Degree Murder. As part of his civil practice, Mr. Baker represents victims in all types of serious injury and wrongful death claims.

He is licensed to practice in Tennessee State and Federal Courts. Mr. Baker also enjoys the distinction of being admitted to the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.

Mr. Baker is a graduate of the National Criminal Defense College and completed the college's Advanced Cross-Examination Seminar. He is also one of a very few private attorneys who have completed the Tennessee District Attorney's Training Seminar, and is a graduate of the United States Air Force Staff Judge Advocates Course.

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Knox County
2126 First Tennessee Plaza
800 South Gay Street
Knoxville, Tennessee 37929

Phone: (865) 521-0001
Toll-free: (866) 853-2888

Sevier County
121 Court Avenue
Sevierville, Tennessee 37862

Phone: (865) 546-6000
Toll-free: (866) 853-2888

Washington County
300 East Main Street
Johnson City, Tennessee 37601

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