Aggravated Assault with DUI in Pennsylvania
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In Pennsylvania, penalties for a DUI are often severe. However, if an individual was involved in an accident that injured another person upon being arrested for drunk driving, the consequences are much graver.
If you were arrested and charged with aggravated assault with DUI, our Philadelphia DUI lawyers are committed to either getting your charges reduced or your case dismissed altogether. With more than 45 years of experience, our legal team possesses a pervasive knowledge of state laws and court proceedings to aggressively and adequately protect your rights, reputation, and freedom.
Penalties for Aggravated Assault by Vehicle While Intoxicated
According to Pennsylvania law, negligently causing serious bodily injury to another person as a result of a DUI is considered a second-degree felony. This felony is punishable by a maximum prison sentence of 10 years and a fine of up to $25,000.
A driver demonstrated automatic negligence by failing their duty to drive responsibly by getting behind the while intoxicated. The victim could be a person in another vehicle or a pedestrian.
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Our Philadelphia DUI lawyers can thoroughly investigate the scene, gather evidence, and determine whether law enforcement used proper protocols to develop an aggressive and relentless defense strategy for you. We understand what it takes to obtain the most favorable outcome possible, so you can get your life back on track. Our legal team knows that we all make mistakes, so don’t let this one negatively alter the rest of your life.