These charges occur when someone who is driving while intoxicated causes serious
injury or death to another person. Intoxication assault is a third degree felony. If the injured
party dies, then the charge becomes intoxication manslaughter, which a second degree felony.
If you are charged with causing injury or death while driving while intoxicated, you need
to find someone to represent you as soon as you can. The accident needs to be investigated as
quickly as possible and you and your lawyer need to decide whether expert witnesses should be
hired to testify at the trial of the case.
If you have been charged with intoxication assault or intoxication manslaughter, you need
to find the right lawyer as soon as you can. You can talk to us about your case and we will not
charge you unless you decide to hire us. Furthermore, anything you say to us is privileged even
if you do not hire us. These are serious charges and you need to be represented by a lawyer with
whom you feel confident. Give us a call and we will set up a meeting as soon as possible.