Vehicular Homicide Defense in Albuquerque, NM
Experienced DUI/DWI Attorney
Vehicular homicide refers to the killing of another human being via the negligent use of an automobile. If you have been charged with vehicular homicide, it is crucial to seek the assistance of an experienced criminal defense attorney immediately, as you may be facing felony charges.
Committed to protecting the rights and freedom of the criminally accused, the Law Office of Mark Keller provides the aggressive legal representation you need when you are facing the serious charge of vehicular homicide.
DUI/DWI-Related Vehicular Homicide
DUI/DWI is a serious problem in New Mexico, and has lead to many deaths on the road. When vehicular homicide is the result of an intoxicated driver, the charge becomes a 3rd degree felony and has the maximum penalties of:
- 6 Years in Prison
- $5,000 in Fines
Penalties may escalate if more than one person was killed in the auto accident or if the offender has previous DWI/DUI convictions. At the Law Office of Mark Keller, we know the prospect of facing felony charges may be frightening. With aggressive legal defense tactics and over 23 years of experience defending vehicular homicide offenders, our DUI/DWI lawyers fight vigorously to defend your rights and obtain the best possible outcome on your case.
Creating a Strong Defense
When you choose the Law Office of Mark Keller, our experienced DUI/DWI lawyers get to work immediately on creating a powerful criminal defense on your behalf. To create the most effective legal strategies, we examine important information, including:
- Cause of the accident
- Arrest reports
- Witness accounts & testimony
- And more
By conducting thorough research of your case, we are able to create effective legal strategies that may be able to minimize the damage this terrible event has on your life.
Take Immediate Action: Call an Experienced Attorney
If you have been charged with vehicular homicide, you may feel that you have run out of options and cannot stop the law from punishing you severely. At our firm, we fight back aggressively against New Mexico criminal laws to protect your rights and freedom. You have options. Contact the Law Office of Mark Keller today to get started.