This is not a DUI case, and should not be treated lightly. Reckless driving that leads to death or serious physical injury is a serious felony. If you are convicted of an aggravated assault, you could face manslaughter charges. If found driving under the influence of alcohol at the time of a fatal accident, you will face manslaughter charges.
If you are under investigation or charged with aggravated assault, vehicular manslaughter, or endangerment call the Phoenix, Arizona, Law Offices of Howard A. Snader, LLC at 602-957-3300. With over 15 years of legal experience, attorney Howard Snader represents people throughout the cities of Phoenix, Mesa, Gilbert, Tempe, Scottsdale, Glendale, Peoria, Chandler, Casa Grande, Kingman, Prescott, Cottonwood, Flagstaff, Kingman, Avondale, Litchfield Park, Surprise, Yuma, Apache Junction, and Goodyear.
As a Criminal Law Specialist Certified by the Arizona Board of Legal Specialization, attorney Howard Snader defends people charged with:
Vehicular Manslaughter: Reckless conduct that rises above mere negligence and leads to the death of another person
Aggravated Assault: Reckless conduct involving an automobile that causes serious bodily injury to another
Reckless Endangerment: Reckless conduct that places another person in a risk of great bodily harm
Second-Degree Murder: Second only to first-degree murder, a second-degree murder conviction imposes a possible sentence of 15 to 20 years in prison.
Serious criminal charges require the experience of a skilled criminal defense attorney. As a former Maricopa County prosecutor, Howard Snader has both defended and prosecuted people charged with vehicular manslaughter and aggravated assault. He will aggressively defend your rights during motions, pretrial plea bargaining, trial, sentencing, and during an appeal.
In order to convict you of these crimes the state must prove you acted with more than just negligent behavior. The state must prove you acted recklessly beyond a reasonable doubt. Reckless behavior means that you appreciated the risks associated with your behavior and you proceeded with the behavior. The Law Offices of Howard A. Snader, LLC will do its best to find any holes the state’s case against you.
To learn more about aggravated assault and vehicular manslaughter, call the Phoenix, Arizona, Law Offices of Howard A. Snader, LLC.
Call 602-957-3300 or contact me online for an initial consultation to discuss your criminal law matter.