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Orange County Vehicular Manslaughter Lawyer

About Vehicular Manslaughter - DUI Lawyer in Orange County

Vehicular Manslaughter While DUI

Need a lawyer for a vehicular manslaughter case in Orange County? A driver who has been in an accident and has alcohol on his or her breath is likely going to face charges related to DUI. If a person was injured in the accident the charges may become more serious. When there is a death in a drinking and driving accident, the driver may face manslaughter charges. An officer at the scene of a fatal accident can opt for the easy answer concerning the cause of the accident and write it up as a DUI manslaughter.

Prosecutors rely on police reports when determining what charges to file. In such a case, a lot of evidence may be overlooked at to what actually occurred. If you are facing a vehicular manslaughter charge make sure you are represented by an Orange County DUI Lawyer who has the experience needed to fight for you.

Have you been charged with vehicle manslaughter in Orange County? Avoid a lengthy prison sentence and obtain trusted legal counsel. Call us for a free consultation now!

Vehicular Manslaughter Lawyer in Irvine

Vehicular manslaughter means causing the death of another through reckless or negligent driving. In the case of gross negligence the charge can be escalated to gross vehicular manslaughter. These offenses are punishable by 4 to 10 years in prison. With a prior DUI conviction the sentence may be longer.

Proving Fault in Vehicular Manslaughter Cases

In order to gain a conviction the prosecutor must prove several things, including:

  • The driver was driving under the influence
  • The driver committed a negligent or wrongful act
  • This act caused the fatality

In mounting a defense against a serious charge a vehicular manslaughter lawyer at our firm conducts a thorough investigation to gather evidence and witnesses vital to our client's case and build a compelling defense.

Get a Lawyer for Vehicle Manslaughter Case in Orange County

Our firm will provide unequaled legal representation in fighting a vehicular manslaughter charge. With your freedom at state, it is vital to have a skilled criminal defense lawyer fighting for you. Call the Law Office of Frances Prizzia to discuss your options. We are ready to help you fight the charges. We believe in you and will fight for you every step of the way.

Have you been arrested for and charged with vehicular manslaughter? If so, then contact an Orange County DUI Lawyer at the firm right away to discuss your defense!

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