Manslaughter is defined as “the crime of killing a human being without malice aforethought, or otherwise in circumstances not amounting to murder.”
Charged with Manslaughter?
That means a manslaughter charge is not the same as a murder charge because there was no prior intent to kill. Although, good news for defendants, the penalties for manslaughter in Florida are still severe with up to 15 years in prison and fines of up to $100,000 possible.
This is not the time to take a chance that things will work out in your favor. If you have been charged with manslaughter in Central Florida contact Hugh James McDonnell for manslaughter defense services immediately.
A quick response is crucial to minimizing the stress and exposure that comes with a manslaughter charge. It also gives your Orlando manslaughter defense attorney more time to mount a strong defense that protects your rights, preserves your freedom, and we will do everything to help you potentially have your charges dropped.
Manslaughter Defense Services
Contact Hugh James McDonnell for defense of:
- Voluntary Manslaughter
- Involuntary Manslaughter
There are several difference defense strategies that can lessen manslaughter charges such as Excusable Homicide, Justifiable Homicide, or Self-Defense. Hugh James McDonnell will explore all avenues to mount a strong defense that establishes your innocence or instills reasonable doubt in a juror’s mind.
Mr. McDonnell will make sure your side of the story is heard.
Orlando Manslaughter Defense Attorney Hugh James McDonnell Will Fight For You
Do not trust your manslaughter case to just anyone. Only an experienced criminal trial attorney like Hugh James McDonnell can provide the knowledge and expertise needed to successfully navigate the trial court system.
Contact Hugh James McDonnell at 888-422-4200 to discuss your defense options in a confidential manner.
The firm is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 888-422-4200 or you may schedule a confidential initial consultation online.