Out of all the drunk driving charges, the charge of manslaughter is undoubtedly the most serious. DUI manslaughter involved the death of an individual as a direct result of a drunk driver. If you have been arrested on charges of DUI manslaughter then you are no doubt going through one of the most difficult times of your life. Like most states, Florida takes DUI manslaughter incredibly seriously.
Punishments will vary depending on the specifics of the charge. The penalties you are facing with these charges will be a Second Degree Felony with a maximum $10,000 fine and/or 15 years imprisonment. If convicted, your driver's license will be revoked possibly permanently.
Such a serious charge needs the help of a serious attorney. We understand that this is a difficult time and that you want to get out of this situation as soon as you can. This is why we work tirelessly to defend our clients who have been charged with DUI manslaughter.
At Calvo & Calvo, we want you to understand that choosing our firm puts you in good hands. You can trust us to care about the results of your case just as much as you do. It takes this level of dedication and compassion in order to get the results that you are looking for. We have the skill of a former prosecutor as well as a board certified criminal lawyer on our team, which are accolades you can trust. Our firm has earned a reputation for the high level of legal professionalism that we display and can do the same for you.
To learn more about getting help from our firm, contact a Fort Myers DUI manslaughter attorney today.