Dallas Negligent Homicide Defense Attorneys
Negligent homicide charges are often aggressively pursued by Dallas prosecutors who are likely to be under public pressure to convict you. Bearing that in mind, you will need to do everything you can to protect yourself as early on in the legal process as you are able to. At the Law Offices of Mark T. Lassiter, our Dallas negligent homicide defense attorneys know just how frightening all of this is likely to be for you and your family; our legal team will be there to help you develop a comprehensive legal strategy capable of challenging all the assumptions that the prosecution has made about you in your case.
Possible Consequences of Negligent Homicide
Though the court will consider this offense to be less culpable than other charges that involve the death of another, negligent homicide will be charges as a state jail felony in Dallas and may result in any of the following penalties:
- 6 months to 2 years in prison
- Designation as a felon
- Up to $10,000 in fines
While there is no doubt that these charges are serious and will need to be treated with the most delicate of care, we still have the opportunity to defend your rights and protect your future from these and any other potential consequences of a conviction.
Consult with a Negligent Homicide Defense Attorney in Dallas
If you have been accused of criminal negligence that led to the death of another, you should speak with one of the Dallas negligent homicide defense attorneys at the Law Offices of Mark T. Lassiter to begin developing a legal defense of your case. To speak directly with one of our lawyers in Dallas about the particulars of the charges leveled against you, please call our Dallas offices at (214) 845-7007 today.