Experienced Phoenix Vehicular Crimes Defense
After a car accident that results in serious injuries, charges of vehicular aggravated assault may be brought against the driver who is believed to have caused the accident. Alcohol does not have to be involved as long as reckless behavior, such as excessive speeding, was a contributing factor to the accident. Vehicular aggravated assault in Arizona is a class 3 felony and can carry up to 15 years in prison.
Many people arrested for vehicular aggravated assault have never been in serious trouble with the law before and are confused and frightened about the charges they are facing. At The Baker Law Firm, LLC in Phoenix, our lawyers can help you protect your rights and challenge the prosecution’s case against you. Our attorneys have the experience to provide skilled criminal defense for vehicular aggravated assault and manslaughter charges.
Defense for Charges of Vehicular Aggravated Assault
When most people think of assault or aggravated assault, they think of someone using a deadly or dangerous weapon to intentionally harm someone. However, a vehicle also qualifies as a dangerous instrument and under certain circumstances, a driver can be arrested for vehicular aggravated assault.
In order to investigate these cases and to build a strong defense, it may be necessary to reconstruct the accident scene and learn how the accident happened. Our team of lawyers and experts will determine what the speeds of the vehicles were, whether alcohol was involved and what factors contributed to the accident. Our firm also provides representation for people charged in hit and run accidents or drivers charged with leaving the scene of an accident.
Learn More About Your Rights in Arizona
If you or someone you love has been arrested for vehicular aggravated assault in Phoenix or the surrounding communities of Arizona, contact The Baker Law Firm, LLC to learn more information. Schedule an initial consultation and discuss your accident with an experienced lawyer. Call The Baker Law Firm, LLC to make an appointment at 602-842-0359.