Knowledgeable Minnesota Lawyer Defends Clients Against Vehicular Homicide Allegations

Accomplished Wayzata law firm represents drivers in prosecutions arising from fatal crashes

Vehicle collisions that result in someone’s death often involve complicated issues of law and fact. At James M. Ventura Attorney at Law, I am a Minnesotacriminal defense lawyer who defends individuals throughout Minneapolis-St. Paul/Twin Cities in vehicular homicide litigation. From my office in Wayzata, I provide thorough advice on specific charges that sometimes include manslaughter or even murder. Drawing on 26 years of experience, I possess the skill and background to deliver a strong argument on your behalf.

Skillful Minnesota advocate protects the rights of defendants in auto death cases

At James M. Ventura Attorney at Law, I am well versed in the law and can advise you on specific aspects of your vehicular homicide litigation, which might include:

  • Violation of traffic or pedestrian laws
  • Effects of alcohol or drug use
  • Standards for criminal and gross negligence
  • Alternative accident causes such as mechanical defects
  • Elements of specific criminal counts for manslaughter and murder
  • Available defenses including lack of capacity or requisite mental state

Clients throughout Minneapolis-St. Paul/Twin Cities who face criminal charges can count on receiving high-quality advice and tireless advocacy designed to protect their fundamental rights.

Detailed counselor conducts thorough investigations in vehicular homicide matters

Most auto accidents prompt conflicting accounts of what occurred. When someone has died, the pressure to find what really happened increases greatly. I understand what is at stake and work diligently to find information and witnesses that might have been overlooked in mounting an effective defense. By developing a through, supported narrative of the facts, I give clients the best chance for a favorable result at trial or in a plea agreement.

Contact an experienced Minnesota criminal defense attorney for skilled vehicular homicide representation

At James M. Ventura Attorney at Law, I am a determined advocate for drivers throughout Minneapolis-St. Paul/Twin Cities who have been accused of unlawfully causing the death of someone else. For reliable representation, call me at 952-777-2111 or contact me online for a consultation at my Wayzata office.