San Jose Involuntary Manslaughter Defense Lawyer
With a background as former prosecutors, the criminal defense legal team at the Law Offices of Valencia, Ippolito & Bowman has provided quality representation and aggressive advocacy to Greater San Jose area residents. Criminal cases that involve involuntary manslaughter are complex. You need the help of an experienced and knowledgeable lawyer possessing insight into how the police and district attorneys build these types of cases.
Our law firm has won numerous awards, including being named Criminal Defense Firm of the Year by San Jose Magazine.
Involuntary Manslaughter Charges in San Jose
California Penal Code 192(b) PC defines involuntary manslaughter as an unlawful killing that takes place during the commission of a non-felony unlawful act. Even if the death occurred because of a lawful act, a high risk of death or bodily harm and lack of caution could still result in charges of involuntary manslaughter.
Factors for Involuntary Manslaughter
A variety of factors could have led to an involuntary manslaughter arrest and criminal charge. You may have used reasonable force in responding to a threat. Depending on the circumstances that led to the tragedy, we employ various legal defenses and tell your side of the story. Common defenses include:
- Defense of others
- Insufficient evidence
- False accusations leading to wrongful arrests
At the Law Offices of Valencia, Ippolito & Bowman, we have a track record of seeking justice on behalf of our clients. We combine our professionalism and high standards of ethics with vast resources available to us to overcome the obstacles you face.
Free Consultation With a San Jose Involuntary Manslaughter Attorney
When you need the help of a California criminal defense attorney, call us at 877-766-5245 or send us an e-mail. We offer payment plans, credit card payments and evening or weekend consultations. Se habla español.