Vehicular Homicide

Knowledgeable Virginia Lawyers Defend Clients Against Vehicular Homicide Allegations

Accomplished law firm represents drivers in the Richmond metro area in prosecutions arising from fatal crashes

Vehicle collisions that result in someone's death often involve complicated issues of law and fact. At McCaul Martin, P.C., our Virginia criminal defense lawyers defend individuals in the Richmond metro area and throughout Virginia in vehicular homicide litigation. We provide thorough advice on specific charges that sometimes include manslaughter or even murder. Our lawyers have substantial legal experience and possess the skill and background to deliver a strong argument on your behalf.

Skillful Virginia advocates protect the rights of defendants in auto death cases

McCaul Martin, P.C. attorneys are well versed in the law and can advise you on specific aspects of your vehicular homicide litigation, which might include:

  • Violation of traffic or pedestrian laws
  • Effects of alcohol or drug use
  • Standards for criminal and gross negligence
  • Alternative accident causes such as mechanical defects
  • Elements of specific criminal counts for manslaughter and murder
  • Available defenses including lack of capacity or requisite mental state

Our defense lawyers deliver high-quality advice and advocacy to protect your fundamental rights.

Detailed counselors conduct thorough investigations in vehicular homicide matters

Most auto accidents prompt conflicting accounts of what occurred. When someone has died, the pressure to find what really happened increases greatly. We understand what is at stake and work diligently to find information and witnesses that might have been overlooked in mounting an effective defense. By developing a thorough, supported narrative of the facts, we give clients the best chance for a favorable result at trial or in a plea agreement.

Contact an experienced Virginia criminal defense attorney for skilled vehicular homicide representation

The lawyers of McCaul Martin, P.C. are strong advocates for drivers throughout Virginia who have been accused of unlawfully causing the death of someone else. Call us at 888-319-6406 or contact us online for a consultation at our Mechanicsville office.

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