Scranton Homicide DUI Lawyer
Representation For Drunk Driving Homicide Charges In Pennsylvania
If you’ve been arrested for a DUI, you can expect a heavy hand in justice. If your DUI offense caused the death of another individual, however, penalties will be severe. DUI homicides are heavily punished in a court of law, and you cannot afford to face these charges without proper representation by your side.
At the Thompson Law, we have built a reputation for providing honest and ethical reputation for clients facing a first-time DUI offense, subsequent DUI, and homicide DUI. Attorney Bill Thompson is a Top 100 Trial Lawyer and is a recipient of the 10 Best Award for Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys.
We’re ready to hear from you. Call the Thompson Law at 570-846-2819 to begin building the defense you need.
What penalties could I be facing?
Because of the severe nature of DUI homicide, it is considered a second-degree felony under Pennsylvania law. This charge is subject to sentencing enhancement– If there was more than one victim involved in the accident, you can be charged with one count of homicide for each person.
If convicted of DUI homicide in Pennsylvania, you could be facing the following
- Jail sentence of 3-10 years, for each victim
- $25,000 in fines for each victim
We’re Here to Stand by You
We understand how frightening it is to be facing charges as serious as DUI homicide. In a legal system that can often feel isolating, our Scranton DUI attorneys make it our mission to ensure that you never feel alone. As our client, we get to know you, your story, and your goals. This allows us to provide the one-on-one attention needed to combat these charges to safeguard your future.
Get started with us today.
Contact our Scranton DUI lawyer today.