Negligent Homicide

Miami & Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Negligent homicide, commonly known as “involuntary manslaughter,” is a felony murder charge in the state of Florida. Negligent homicide occurs when a life is taken through the negligent behavior of another person, as opposed to death as a result of intent or passion. Negligent homicide is often charged in addition to other crimes including DUI, or reckless endangerment.
Knowing Your Rights
When you are charged with negligent homicide, you face jail time and serious fines. You may also face family restitution, and a revocation of your license. Some of this will depend of your previous criminal record, much of it will depend on your choice of criminal defense attorneys.
The criminal defense attorneys at the Cochran Firm South Florida have years of experience helping people accused of negligent homicide in getting their charges dropped, or significantly reduced. We will work tirelessly to build a strong, sound defense on your behalf, and fight to ensure your rights and freedoms are preserved.
If you have been charged with negligent homicide in or around Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm, or Ft. Myers, Florida, please contact the experienced criminal defense attorneys at the Cochran Firm South Florida to schedule an initial consultation today.