DUI With Accident Or Injury
Charged With A DUI With Injury Or Death?
Facing a DUI with injury or death is daunting, emotionally involved, and potentially life-changing. We understand how overwhelming and stressful a time like this is for you and your loved ones, so we work around the clock to create the most compelling defense strategy possible for you.
Depending On The Severity Of The Injury That Occurred, You Could Face:
- A first-degree misdemeanor, up to 1 year of jail time, and a fine of up to $1,000
- A third-degree felony, up to $5,000 in fines, and up to 5 years of incarceration
If the injuries caused in a DUI lead to death, depending on the circumstances of the accident you may be charged with vehicular homicide or manslaughter and may be charged with a first or second degree felony. When facing long jail sentences and extensive fines, it is vital to thoroughly research the options available to you before going before a judge. Mr. Gottlieb, a Broward County DUI lawyer, prides himself on thoroughly understanding the mechanics behind the laws regarding the exchange of energy involved in a serious automobile accident. His understanding of the science and the law has helped him to successfully defend numerous DUI Manslaughter cases, obtaining dismissals, lesser offense and even acquittals (not guilty verdicts) at trial. There is almost always something we can do to help, so don’t hesitate to call our office for a free case evaluation today.
Hire A Broward County DUI Defense Lawyer
Don’t trust an inexperienced or uncaring defense attorney to handle your DUI charges. We take each individual case and make beating it a top priority. We will always tell you the truth and clearly lay out exactly what we can do for you in and out of the courtroom. Contact our law firm as soon as possible after you have been arrested for DUI to retain one of our experienced and successful attorneys in Broward County to work on your case.