Colorado Springs, CP Vehicular Manslaughter Lawyer
Vehicular Manslaughter Cases
Vehicular manslaughter is the crime of fatally injuring someone by driving a vehicle illegally, such as driving under the influence (DUI), driving while impaired (DWAI) or driving under the influence of drugs (DUID). It also includes reckless or dangerous driving and speeding. A
Colorado Springs DUI attorney should be contacted at once if you have been charged with vehicular manslaughter. Depending on the circumstances of the situation, you could be charged with a felony crime, particularly if you were driving while intoxicated.
The Law Office of Michael Moran can provide the competent legal help you need in a vehicular manslaughter case. We are knowledgeable in DUI law and can advise you on the best course of action regarding the charges against you. Our firm will aggressively defend your rights in and out of court.
Vehicular Manslaughter Attorney in Colorado Springs
Vehicular manslaughter includes accidents where pedestrians are struck and killed by a vehicle or fatally injured in another vehicle. You can also be charged with vehicle manslaughter if an accident results in the death of a passenger in your car.
Sentencing for this serious charge, if convicted, will be based on any alcohol or drug use that contributed to the accident, in addition to any prior criminal history, especially if it involves multiple DUI. Vehicular manslaughter penalties can include:
- Lengthy prison sentences
- Heavy fines
- Community service
- Mandatory drug or alcohol treatment
- Driver's license restrictions, suspension or revocation
Attorney Michael Moran is a former municipal court judge with over 10 years of criminal defense experience. His background includes successfully helping clients accused of serious crimes like vehicular manslaughter. He can be counted on to provide compassionate legal assistance as well as dedicated advocacy.
Contact a Colorado Springs vehicular manslaughter lawyer
The Law Office of Michael Moran to find out the law regarding vehicular manslaughter and how to proceed with your case.