How Long Will My Conviction Remain on My Criminal Record and Background Check?

I am often asked “how long will a conviction remain on my criminal record?” The answer depends on the type of conviction. Depending on...

What is the Difference Between a Dismissal and a Retirement?

I am often asked what is the difference between a retirement and a dismissal? In short, the short term looks a lot different between...

When Should I Waive My Miranda Rights?

Question: When should I waive my Miranda Rights in Tennessee and speak with police about a criminal case? Answer: Never. If police want to...

Jail Time: Will I Have Time to Turn Myself In?

I am often asked “if I am sentenced to jail, will I have time to turn myself in?” The answer, in almost every case,...

What can I do to Avoid Jail Time?

I am often asked “what can I do to avoid jail time” in Murfreesboro criminal cases. In short, there is no way to guarantee...

How Long Will My Divorce Last?

I am often asked “Scott, how long will my divorce take until it is completed?” The answer to that question depends upon how complicated...

Do I have to go to Court for an Agreed Divorce?

I am often asked “do I have to go to court in an agreed divorce, where we agree on everything?” The answer depends on a...

Can Police Do That? Returns to MTSU

For the second year in a row, Murfreesboro Attorney Scott Kimberly will host an event titled “Can Police Do That?” at Middle Tennessee State...

Does It Help That I Have No Criminal History?

In Murfreesboro criminal cases, I am often asked “I have no criminal history, will that help my case?” The short answer is yes, having...

The Most Important Lessons from Making a Murderer (That No One Is Talking About)

The most talked about television series in the country is Netflix’s Making a Murderer. The documentary focuses on the 2007 trial of Steven Avery...

An Experienced Murfreesboro Lawyer

Scott Kimberly is a local Murfreesboro Lawyer to help you in Rutherford County and all of Middle Tennessee. Services at our office include: Criminal Defense; Divorce; Child Custody; and Personal Injury. For a full list of practice areas, see our page on What We Do.

We work hard to ensure that every client identifies and achieves their goals as efficiently as possible. Scott is easily accessible. We keep clients fully informed about their case and promptly return all phone calls and emails. To hear what our clients think of Scott and our services, see our page on What Clients Say.

If you want an attorney with the courage and conviction to fight for you, call Murfreesboro Criminal Lawyer Scott Kimberly, a local attorney with a proven record of success. For an overview of case results, see our page on Success Stories.

Contact the office today for a free consultation with an experienced attorney. Scott will sit down with you, discuss your case, and explain likely outcomes. Even if he can’t handle your case, our office will work with you to find a reliable lawyer who can.

Our Murfreesboro Law Firm focuses on the following areas of law:


Criminal Defense
Drug Charges | DUI | Violent Crimes | Felonies | Misdemeanors


Family Law
Divorce | Child Support | Child Custody | Orders of Protection


Personal Injury
Car Accidents | Bicycle Accidents | Slip and Fall | Injury Cases


General Practice
Constitutional Rights | Civil Lawsuits | Other Cases