If you have been arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you need a strong advocate to fight for you. With over twenty-five years of combined experience in defending individuals accused of DUI, you can be confident that a Tampa DUI defense attorney from Taracks & Associates will do their utmost to get your charges reduced or dropped. As former state prosecutors, we have experience on both sides of the courtroom and know how to create the most strategic defense for you.
Being arrested for drunk driving and causing an accident, your situation could not be more serious. If the accident resulted in injury to the other people involved, you could be facing prison time as well as losing driving privileges. If another driver lost their life as a result of the accident, your penalties will be even more severe.
According to Florida state law, if you are involved in an accident that causes property damage or personal injury, you will be guilty of a first degree misdemeanor. This could result in a $1,000 fine or one year in prison. An accident involving serious bodily injury will result in a third degree felony ($5,000 fine and five years in prison.) DUI with manslaughter will result in up to fifteen years in prison.
If you have been accused of DUI involving property, bodily injury, or death, you need to contact a Tampa criminal defense lawyer from our legal team as soon as possible. Your situation is not hopeless if you have an aggressive legal representative fighting for your rights.
For immediate assistance, contact a Tampa DUI accident attorney from our firm. We will do our utmost to get your charges reduced or dropped.