• James Krenis, Tennessee Personal Injury Attorney, Family Law, Criminal Law, Car Wreck

    Welcome to the Law Office of James Krenis

    Attorney Krenis has 14 years of client management, litigation and negotiating experience.

  • James Krenis, Tennessee Personal Injury Attorney, Family Law, Criminal Law, Car Wreck

    Attorney Krenis is licensed to practice in Tennessee state and federal courts, and the United States Supreme Court.

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  • James Krenis, Tennessee Personal Injury Attorney, Family Law, Criminal Law, Car Wreck
  • James Krenis, Tennessee Personal Injury Attorney, Family Law, Criminal Law, Car Wreck
  • James Krenis, Tennessee Personal Injury Attorney, Family Law, Criminal Law, Car Wreck
  • James Krenis, Tennessee Personal Injury Attorney, Family Law, Criminal Law, Car Wreck

WELCOME TO KRENISLAW

Your Law Firm for Car Wrecks, Personal Injury, Immigration, Social Security and Family Law Matters

Attorney James Krenis is a Spanish-speaking solo practitioner with an office located in downtown Jackson, TN. For 14 years he has focused his legal practice on personal injury and worker’s compensation; however, he is now expanding his practice to include: bankruptcy, wills, criminal defense, divorce, social security, immigration and family law.

Attorney Krenis is admitted to practice in all Tennessee State trial and appellate courts, the Western and Middle federal district courts and even the United States Supreme Court. He was on the board of governors for both the American Association for Justice and the Tennessee Association for Justice, and is a hearing officer for the Tennessee Supreme Court Board of Professional Responsibility.

SuperLawyers magazine named him "Rising Star".

AREAS OF PRACTICE
  • PERSONAL INJURY
    • Car Wrecks
    • Worker's Compensation
    • Medical Malpractice
  • DIVORCE & FAMILY LAW
    • Divorce
    • Estate Planning & Wills
    • Immigration Law
  • OTHER CLAIMS
    • Social Security Disability Claims
    • Bankruptcy
    • Criminal Law
KRENISLAW ATTORNEYS
James Krenis, Tennessee Personal Injury Attorney, Family Law, Criminal Law, Car Wreck
JAMES KRENIS
Managing Partner
Attorney James Krenis believes in being easy to reach and superiorly attentive to the needs of his clients. James navigates contractual and public relations matters ethically, efficiently and correctly. He was raised in New York City, graduated from the University of Memphis School of Law and Rutgers University, has lived in Tennessee since 1998 and speaks Spanish.
Attorney Krenis is an avid sports fan, was a nationally ranked amateur tennis player, and stays in shape by running marathons like the one in NYC. He is a former fire department assistant chief, and has traveled to every US state and 20 other countries. He is also a classic car lover, former humane society board member and a loving husband and father. The production company he owned near Princeton, NJ produced an award-winning public service video with Jon Stewart and Kathy Ireland targeting underage drinkers.
  • GENERAL BACKGROUND

    James Krenis is a licensed attorney with 14 years of client management, litigation and negotiating experience. He is licensed to practice in Tennessee state and federal courts and the United States Supreme Court.

    He is a former board member of both the Tennessee and National Trial Lawyers' Board of Governors. He is also a Tennessee Ethics Hearing Committee member.

  • EDUCATION

    University of Memphis School of Law - 2001

    Rutgers University - 1993

  • AWARDS, ACCOLADES AND RECOGNITION

    SuperLawyers Rising Star - James Krenis was named a Rising Star by SuperLawyers.

    Mensa - Mensa is a global group of unusually intelligent people as measured by standardized testing.

CASE RESULTS Click the arrows to the right.
SERVICES
DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES
  • CAR WRECK / SLIP OR TRIP / WORKPLACE INJURY

    If you have been injured intentionally or due to negligence or someone's reckless behavior, victims of a personal injury have legal rights to compensation for their injuries. With over 14 years experience, Attorney James Krenis will evaluate your personal injury case to help determine the amount of monetary compensation you could be entitled to based on lost income, decreased earning potential, medical bills accrued , emotional and financial loss, as well as pain and suffering endured.

    Examples of potential personal injury cases include:

    Birth Injuries, Medical Malpractice, Auto Accidents, Boat Accidents, Dog Bites, Slip and Fall Accidents, Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse, Brain Injuries, Back and Neck Injuries, Wrongful Death, Faulty Equipment.

  • DIVORCE & FAMILY LAW

    Having expanded his solo practice in Jackson, TN to include family legal services such as: divorces, alimony, marital property division, child custody, child support, and visitation; Attorney James Krenis offers compassionate representation in divorce court.

  • BANKRUPTCY LAW

    If you are experiencing financial troubles or foreclosure, and are considering Bankruptcy, Attorney James Krenis can help. He will assess your current financial situation and determine if Chapter 7 bankruptcy or Chapter 11 bankruptcy is the best path for you.

  • CRIMINAL LAW

    If you are being charged with misdemeanor or felony charges, or are facing bail hearings or appeals, it is Attorney Krenis’ mission to defend your case as aggressively as possible to ensure your rights are protected.

    Examples of criminal law matters include:

    DUI/DWI, Assault, Juvenile Crimes, Child Abuse Crimes, Kidnapping, Homicide, Sex Crimes, Drug Crimes, Arson, Weapons Charges, Theft.

  • ESTATE PLANNING

    Estate planning, including setting up a will or trust will ensure your loved ones receive a financial inheritance upon your passing. Understanding the ever changing laws requires a competent Estate Planning and Administration lawyer. Attorney James Krenis will work hard to make sure there are no problems with your final arrangements.

  • SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY CLAIMS

    A person is considered “disabled” by the Social Security Administration when they are not able to work enough to support themselves due to a medical condition that is expected to last longer than 12 months or result in death. Attorney James Krenis has experience dealing with Social Security Disability Claims, including the appeals process which happens often.

  • IMMIGRATION LAW

    The United States Immigration Laws are constantly changing making it very difficult for the individual person to navigate the system. Making one mistake in the immigration process could cause your case to be denied, and place you in deportation proceedings. Attorney James Krenis can help you and your loved ones through general immigration matters including:

    Adjustment of Status (Green Card), Fiancé Visas, Freedom of Information Act, Asylum, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment Visas, Family Petitions, and Naturalization/Citizenship.

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ADDRESS, PHONE & EMAIL

KRENISLAW

367A North Parkway

Suite 1

Jackson, TN 38305

p. 731.736.0889

James.Krenislaw@outlook.com

OFFICE HOURS

Monday: 8am to 5pm

Tuesday: 8am to 5pm

Wednesday: 8am to 5pm

Thursday: 8am to 5pm

Friday: 8am to 5pm