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!