Phoenix Vehicular Manslaughter Attorney
Have you been charged with vehicular manslaughter?
Vehicular manslaughter charges occur when a driver's recklessness causes the death of another person through the use or misuse of their vehicle. This gross form of negligence can stem from drunk driving, extreme speeding, or from reckless driving. The victim may be a passenger in your vehicle, the driver or passenger of the other vehicle, or a pedestrian. If you have been charged with vehicular manslaughter while driving under the influence of alcohol, the penalties you may be facing can be very severe. If you have earlier convictions, you penalties may be even harsher.
If you have been charged with vehicular manslaughter, it is crucial that you speak with a capable Phoenix DUI lawyer from the Wallin Law Firm as soon as possible. Our attorneys know both the legal and emotional consequences of being charged with this type of crime. With over 25 years of expertise representing
DUI related vehicular manslaughter clients, and those charged with other DUI and motor vehicle offenses, we know the strategies to use to build a strong case in your defense.
Penalties for Vehicular Manslaughter in Phoenix
If you have been charged with the crime of vehicular manslaughter, you may be facing these penalties:
- Jail or prison time
- High fines
- Suspension, restriction or revocation of your license
- Court-ordered alcohol or drug treatment
- Community service
When a vehicular manslaughter accident occurs it is vital that the accident is investigated in a timely manner. We will interview witnesses, collect evidence and go to the scene of the accident. Our firm has the legal and human resources necessary for a strong defense of your case, including expert witnesses and accident reconstruction experts. We understand the impact that vehicular manslaughter charges can have on your loved ones. Our seasoned legal team is committed to protecting your legal rights and your freedom.
Contact a Phoenix Vehicular Manslaughter Lawyer
today to defend your legal rights.