In the state of Michigan, reckless driving that causes the death of another person could result in homicide charges. If you or a loved one is facing negligent homicide accusations, Grabel & Associates can help. Charges of negligent homicide are extremely distressing for many people, as the unintended death of another person due to a motor vehicle accident combined with the stress of a criminal case results in mounting anxiety and strain on the accused. With the help of a good lawyer, however, the stress of a criminal case will subside and you can focus on getting your life back to normal. We work to protect our clients from criminal penalties, which could potentially include jail time and fines.
Lawyer for Negligent Homicide Case in Michigan
Grabel & Associates is committed to justice, and we practice only criminal defense. We aggressively defend against wrongful convictions and unjust sentencing, and will give you a decisive advantage in your negligent homicide case. We represent clients in every stage of the criminal process, including pre-file, trial, and post-conviction stages. If you are under investigation for negligent homicide, contact us and ensure your words and actions during the investigative stage of your case do not cause you to implicate yourself in a crime. If you have just been arrested on criminal charges, contact us immediately and begin working with us on an effective defense strategy. If you have already been convicted of a crime or accepted a deal in your criminal case, contact us to find out more about your post-conviction options.
Michigan Negligent Homicide Defense Attorney
A motor vehicle accident can be life-changing for all involved parties, and the death of a person in the vehicle makes an accident even more distressing. In Michigan, the driver of a vehicle can be charged with homicide if another person is killed as a result of reckless driving. According to the Michigan Penal Code (750.324), any person whose operation of a motor vehicle at an immoderate speed or in a reckless manner that unwantedly causes the death of another person is guilty of a misdemeanor.
Attorney Defending Against Charges of Reckless Driving Causing Death in Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids, Lansing, Detroit, and Throughout Michigan
Charges of negligent homicide do not have to involve alcohol or drug intoxication, or any other contributing factors in order to bring about a misdemeanor conviction. Contact Grabel & Associates to access exceptional criminal defense for your homicide case. Don’t risk jail time or fines by settling for less than the best lawyer after a Michigan car accident. Grabel & Associates will achieve impressive results in your case and guide you to freedom.
Penalty for Reckless Driving Causing Death in Michigan
Unlike many other misdemeanor crimes, negligent homicide can result in a prison sentence. If you are convicted of negligent homicide, you could face up to 2 years in prison and a fine of up to $2,000, according to the Michigan Penal Code (750.324). Grabel & Associates can help you understand the constantly changing and complex laws and factors that surround reckless driving cases and we will adeptly direct you through the best legal steps that will give you the best chance at freedom.
Contact us now if you or a loved one has been in a car accident resulting in the death of another person. Do not risk your results by speaking with police or prosecutors before you speak with your lawyer. Although police may seem to be on your side during the investigation of a devastating accident, they are also trying to build a case against the driver, and it is important to respectfully decline to answer questions before contacting Grabel & Associates.
Our Proven Approach to Michigan Homicide Cases
At Grabel & Associates, we understand that a criminal case is the last thing you want to deal with after being involved in a car accident causing death. We will work to answer all of your questions and be there for you whenever you have concerns about your case, in order to alleviate as much stress as possible. The stakes are high in Michigan criminal cases, and with jail time on the line, we want to work aggressively and effectively to deal with the accusations against you.
Our comprehensive criminal defense is recognized because of our consistently impressive results, and our firm has built a reputation as one of Michigan’s best. We always conduct a thorough investigation of case details ourselves in order to find crucial details that police may have missed that could help prove your innocence. We utilize expert witnesses and relentlessly research in order to best work towards your legal goals. Grabel & Associates will fully utilize all available legal tactics to constantly push towards the most beneficial outcome.
Our attorneys combine for over 100 years in legal experience, and we have proven our criminal defense skill in thousands of past cases. Our proven results demonstrate exactly what we can do in difficult criminal cases, and we will apply knowledge gained through hands-on experience to win your negligent homicide case.
Contact Grabel & Associates to Defend Against Negligent Homicide Conviction
We are available anytime of day, any day of the week, so contact us right now. Call 1-800-342-7896 toll free for a free consultation with an experienced case consultant. If you would rather contact us online, ask to set up a free consultation with trial lawyer Scott Grabel. We will begin defending you immediately and help you understand the legal issues affecting your case.