General Knox Law, P.C.

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The law firm of General Knox Law, P.C. (fka Hyman, Carter & Patel, PLLC) in Knoxville, Tennessee, is dedicated to providing quality legal services. We proudly assist clients with their bankruptcy, probate and estate planning, family law, criminal law, wrongful death and personal injury needs.

With more than 50 years of combined experience, our attorneys are prepared to handle even the most complex and contentious legal matters. We have tried hundreds of cases in state and federal courts and know what it takes to achieve a favorable outcome. Our approach to your case is always calculated and comprehensive, so that you receive the strong counsel you deserve.

At General Knox Law, P.C we treat clients with respect and attentiveness. From the moment you walk into our office, we will take the time to listen and respond to your concerns. Whether you are experiencing personal or business related legal troubles, we can help. Our medical advisor is adept at assisting with personal injury cases, and our lawyers always strive to resolve your situation in a timely, efficient manner.

We know that legal issues can be stressful, which is why we take the guesswork out of fees. Instead of an unpredictable hourly fee, we offer fixed, flat rates. Free consultations and payment plans are available. With us, there are no surprises, only dedicated, experienced counsel.

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Attorney Philip Carter is also a licensed M.D.

Business Law

Our firm helps aspiring business owners turn ideas into viable business opportunities. We accomplish this by seeking on-going relationships with our…

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Personal Injury

We represent individuals and the families of individuals who have been injured or killed as the result of the negligent or wrongful conduct of another person or company.

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Estate Planning

Estate Planning is as complex and varied as the people it serves. It is multi-dimensional and must be geared in a sensitive manner to the achievement of a…

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Family Law

Family law is a broad term that encompasses all issues involved in the marriage and family context. Some of those issues are considered their own areas…

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Medical Malpractice

We represent individuals or the families of those injured or killed as a result of negligence committed by physicians, hospitals, nursing homes or other healthcare…

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Criminal / DUI

We have a reputation for aggressively representing individuals facing misdemeanor or felony charges. Our ability to analyze and evaluate…

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Probate Law

If you have recently lost a loved one and need help navigating the estate administration process, we can guide you through the Probate Court and state law…

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Real Estate Law

We represent individuals and businesses seeking in:

  • Deeds
  • Title Work

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