Drunk Driving Manslaughter
Criminal Defense Attorneys In Mesa
Types Of Car Accident Manslaughter Charges We Handle:
Fatal Car Crashes & Truck Accidents
If your loved one was killed as the result of someone driving drunk, contact our Mesa truck accident attorneys immediately for expert representation and legal guidance.
DUI Manslaughter Involving Pedestrians
Conviction of a pedestrian fatality from DUI can mean a prison sentence of 7-21 years in Arizona. Let our Mesa manslaughter lawyers fight to clear your name!
Bike & Bicycle Accidents Resulting In Death
While it is not illegal to ride a bike while drunk, a driver convicted of hitting a cyclist while under the influence faces heavy consequences. Our attorneys can help!
Reckless & Negligent Driving Manslaughter
If a person recklessly drives a vehicle and causes someone’s death as a result, Arizona will heavily prosecute. Get aggressive Mesa criminal defense at VS Attorneys at Law.
Penalties For Vehicular Manslaughter Charges
In Arizona, manslaughter is considered a Class 2 dangerous felony with harsh penalties and lifelong consequences. Prison time is 7-21 years if convicted. Many factors are considered during the trial, and you have the best chance at an optimal outcome with the help of a Mesa DUI manslaughter lawyer.
First Degree Vehicular Homicide
First degree murder is the intentional, premediated killing of another person, and is considered Class 1 felony. It is punishable with life sentence, no parole, and sometimes the death penalty.
Second Degree Vehicular Homicide
Second degree homicide occurs when a person intentionally causes the death of another without premeditation. It is also a Class 1 felony and punishable by a hefty prison sentence.
Killing a person while recklessly driving under the influence of alcohol is considered a Class 2 felony and punishable by up to 10 years in a state prison.
Vehicular Negligent Homicide
Unintentionally killing a person while operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol is considered negligent homicide. Punishment involves a prison sentence of 1-15 years depending on various factors.
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Dan P. ★★★★★
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“They clearly care about the work they do, they are very good people and they invest much time into your case to help you. Best money ever spent.
Common Defenses To
Vehicular Homicide Charges
At Villanaueva Skura Attorneys at Law, our Mesa DUI manslaughter lawyers are well-versed in common defenses against vehicular manslaughter charges, and are ready to provide a tailored strategy for you.
Other Manslaughter Charges
Our Criminal Defense Lawyers Handle:
Involuntary Manslaughter & Negligent Homicide | ARS §13-1405
Sudden Quarrel & Heat Of Passion Manslaughter | ARS §13-1405
Manslaughter By Aiding Suicide | ARS §13-1405
Manslaughter Of An Unborn Child | ARS §13-1405
FAQs About Manslaughter Charges
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