Tennessee Criminal Defense
Sex Crimes You Deserve Trial-Tested and Award-Winning Advocacy 



Because of what is at stake, one of the first things that is necessary to do when you have been charged with a sex crime is to retain the services of a knowledgeable and experienced Murfreesboro sex crime attorney. Even if you are being offered "promises" from law enforcement officials or a seemingly good plea deal, it is crucial to not speak with anyone other than your attorney. This will prevent you from self-incrimination or accepting a deal that may still lead to serious consequences and force you to register as a sex offender.

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What is Considered Sex Crimes?

There are a variety of offenses that are considered in the sex crimes category. Anyone convicted of a sex crime will be considered a "sex offender" and added to the registry.

The following are examples of sex crimes:

  • Sexual assault
  • Rape & Statutory rape
  • Lewd conduct
  • Prostitution
  • Child pornography
  • Solicitation of a sex act
  • Internet sex crimes

What are Felony Sex Crimes?

The following are a few crimes considered felony sex crimes in Tennessee:

  • Rape
  • Aggravated Rape
  • Statutory Rape
  • Aggravated Statutory Rape
  • Sexual Battery
  • Aggravated Sexual Battery

The Sex Offender Registry & Impact of a Criminal Record

Because of the current Tennessee laws surrounding sexual offenses, as well as public opinion, being charged with a sex crime can be a serious, life-changing situation that creates a number of unique challenges for defendants. Even pleading guilty to seemingly minor sexual offenses may require you register as a sex offender and impact you for the rest of your life. With a conviction like this on your permanent criminal record, it is important that you take action immediately. Talk to nationally recognized legal counsel Joshua T. Crain, Attorney at Law to learn how his law firm can assist you.


    Joshua T. Crain, Attorney at Law has successfully represented numerous clients in a wide variety of sex crime cases, and is here to begin work on yours. Trust Mr. Crain to fully understand the details of your charges, listen to your story without passing judgment, assess the case from a defense standpoint, and provide you with the best options for moving forward.

    All clients from across Rutherford County are welcome.

    For more information about your potential defense, contact Joshua T. Crain at (615) 200-9409 now!

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    WHy Choose Joshua T. Crain?

    • Cutting – Edge Advocacy

      As a private attorney, Joshua has approached his cases with the same energy and drive that made him a successful prosecutor. His Tough defenses and aggressive approach have earned him a reputation in the community.

    • Not Your Average Attorney

      Joshua T. Crain is down to earth attorney that relates to the struggle of his clients. He understands what it is like to invest in something and views his clients as a person that he really wants to help.

    • Over a Decade of Trial Experience

      With over a decade of trial experience, Joshua T. Crain has the knowledge to know when to be aggressive and when to back off. This knowledge has resulted in several favorable outcomes.

    • Does Not Pass Judgement

      Joshua T. Crain does not pass judgments on his clients. He knows that one mistake does not define a person. He sees his clients for who they are and not the mistake that they made. 

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