Being charged with vehicular manslaughter in Nevada carries devastating consequences. But with an aggressive defense from a skilled Las Vegas criminal defense attorney, you may be able to avoid conviction or minimize penalties. Do not delay – call us now for help.
In Nevada, being found guilty of vehicular manslaughter due to DUI or reckless driving could mean years in prison and fines exceeding $ 2,000. Even negligence could lead to charges. The prosecution must prove you acted unlawfully, but an attorney can fight questionable accusations.
An accomplished vehicular manslaughter defense lawyer will work relentlessly on your behalf to:
We have decades of experience constructing multi-faceted defenses in complex criminal cases. Trust us to protect your future.
For years, our team has successfully defended clients against vehicular manslaughter and other serious criminal charges. We have the expertise and record of favorable outcomes to put the odds in your favor, including:
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We advocate for our clients to be released on bail pending trial.
If appropriate, we negotiate with prosecutors to plead to lesser charges to avoid felony conviction.
We work to influence these investigations to cast our clients in the most favorable light possible to reduce sentencing.
We fight to prevent permanent driver’s license revocation after conviction.
Our aim is to minimize court-ordered repayment amounts to victims’ families.
We argue vehemently against maximum prison sentences to reduce jail time.
We defend clients against additional civil lawsuits from victims’ families.
If convicted, we identify grounds for appeals to overturn verdicts when possible.
We obtain evidence to prove mechanical failure you couldn’t have predicted, fighting negligence claims.
Insurance may help cover damages but rarely legal defense costs. We offer affordable payment plans.
Your attorney will argue prior offenses do not prove guilt in this incident and advocate for fairness.
Felony trials often take many months from arrest to verdict. Your attorney will guide you through the process.
If acquitted, you avoid all penalties and immediately regain all civil rights and driving privileges.
Pleading to reckless driving with incarceration guidelines of 1-6 years instead of a manslaughter conviction.
Unfortunately, even if acquitted, the accused is still responsible for their own legal costs.
Vehicular Manslaughter – Causing the death of another person through the negligent, reckless, or intentional operation of a motor vehicle. A serious felony charge.
Negligence – Failure to exercise reasonable care and caution while driving, leading to a fatality.
Recklessness – Operating a vehicle with wanton disregard for safety, resulting in a death.
DUI – Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, defined in Nevada as .08% BAC or higher.
Expert Witness – A specialist like an accident reconstructionist who provides expert opinions/testimony for the defense.
Plea Bargain – Negotiating with prosecutors to plead guilty to a lesser charge to avoid trial.
Litigation – The process of taking a case through the justice system, potentially including motions, hearings, and trial.
Sentencing – The penalties imposed after conviction at trial or by guilty plea, often involving prison and fines.
Appeal – After conviction, asking a higher court to review the case and overturn a verdict or sentence.
Bail Hearing – A hearing before trial where your attorney argues for your release instead of jail detention.
Our lead attorney, Molly Rosenblum, Esq, has created several resources to assist you during your time of need. Here are some key resources she has developed:
Please refer to these resources and don’t hesitate to contact us directly for more personalized advice.
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Thank you for reviewing the information we’ve provided about defending vehicular manslaughter charges in Las Vegas.
I realize you are likely facing immense stress and uncertainty right now. My team and I are here to help guide you through this challenging process.
With our decades of experience successfully representing clients in complex criminal cases, you can feel confident we have the skills and record of favorable verdicts needed to build the most robust possible defense on your behalf.
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The sooner we start building your defense, the better. You deserve experienced legal representation fighting for your best interests.
We all look forward to assisting in any way we can.
Molly Rosenblum, Esq.