DUI with Injury

DUI with Injury

Vehicular Assault in Tennessee

Are you being accused of causing serious bodily injury to another person as a result of drunk or drugged driving? If so, you are facing felony charges for vehicular assault and you should engage a skilled defense attorney right away.

At Davis & Hoss, PC, we have over 25 years of experience defending thousands of DUI cases in the Tennessee courts, over which time we have successfully obtained reduced charges and dismissals on behalf of many clients facing similar predicaments as yourself.

DUI & Serious Injury to Another Person

Under Tennessee law, when a driver recklessly causes serious bodily injury to another person as a result of intoxicated (under the influence of alcohol or drugs) driving, that person commits vehicular assault, which is covered under Section 39-13-106 of the Tennessee Code.

Under §39-13-106, the offense of vehicular assault, a Class D felony.

Penalties for vehicular assault, include:

  • License revocation for 1 to 5 years
  • Between 2 and 12 years in prison
  • Fines and court costs
  • A restricted driver license is not available

Serious Representation in Your Felony DUI Case

As Chattanooga criminal defense lawyers who have defended every type of DUI case under the sun, one thing we know for sure: the majority of people who are arrested for DUI are everyday people with families and jobs depending on them.

If you are facing charges for vehicular assault, you need and deserve the best defense representation you can find. Even if you don't have a prior criminal record, you stand to lose a lot upon conviction. How would a prison sentence affect your family and your career?

In any case, you should retain an experienced defense attorney from our firm to not only humanize you before the prosecutor and judge, but to work proactively and tirelessly to pursue a positive outcome in your felony DUI case. We genuinely care about you and your future and are here to help.

Give us a call today to learn more about our DUI defense services!

Contact Davis & Hoss, PC

Send My Information