DUI Manslaughter Defense in Savannah, GA
Strong Legal Counsel from a DUI Attorney
DUI manslaughter occurs when a drunk driver unintentionally kills someone.
This is a first degree
felony offense and should not be taken lightly. If you or a love one has been accused
of this type of vehicular manslaughter, it is important to seek immediate
help from a Savannah DUI attorney. With
more than 15 years of experience, Attorney Cris Schneider can provide you with sound legal counsel and
effectively defend your DUI manslaughter charge.
One important thing to keep in mind is that being accused of DUI manslaughter
does not mean that you have been or will be convicted; it simply means
that you are accused of committing the offense but still have a chance
to defend yourself and fight against the charges brought against you.
Now is the time to get The Schneider Law Firm on your side and start building
a proper defense against your
DUI accusation. The firm can
evaluate your case and figure out the best plan of action to get an end result that is in
your best interests.
Georgia Penalties for DUI Manslaughter
When a person is found guilty of DUI manslaughter, there are certain penalties
that they will face. The penalties in Georgia include:
- 3 to 15 years of imprisonment;
- Three years driver's license suspension;
- Community service;
- Restitution to the family of the victim; and
- Educational courses.
The possibility of facing any one of these penalties can be extremely overwhelming.
The level of sentencing is dependent on the severity of the DUI manslaughter
case and the judge's discretion. Having sound legal counsel on your
side may be the determining factor between receiving minimal and maximum
penalties. The Schneider Law Firm can assist you with building a strong
defense to minimize or possibly eliminate the DUI manslaughter allegations
brought against you.
Call (912) 385-0854 for Your Confidential Consultation
Evidence left at the scene of the incident may provide useful evidence
for your defense. Instead of waiting to speak with a DUI lawyer and letting
crucial evidence wash away,
now is the time to seek legal counsel. The firm can determine what information is valuable to your case and
start building a strong defense against your DUI manslaughter accusation.
They understand the importance of getting your case started in the right
direction, as well as providing you with strong legal advocacy throughout
the process. Their team can fight tirelessly to make sure you receive
the representation you deserve.
Contact The Schneider Law Firm to begin creating your defense today with an attorney who can relentlessly
protect your rights and interests!