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RI Manslaughter Lawyer

At The Law Office of Thomas C. Thomasian, Esq, we understand that being charged with manslaughter can be an overwhelming and stressful experience. If you or someone you know is facing manslaughter charges, it’s important to consult with an experienced and skilled manslaughter lawyer.

Our attorney has years of experience defending clients against violent crime charges and understands the severity of these charges and the potential consequences that come with a conviction. Our goal is to provide our clients with the best possible defense to ensure their rights are protected and they receive fair treatment under the law.

Discuss your case in a free consultation with our RI manslaughter attorney. Call (401) 312-4385today!

Understanding Manslaughter in Rhode Island

Manslaughter is a serious criminal offense in Rhode Island that involves the unlawful killing of another person. Unlike murder, manslaughter does not require the intent to kill; it can result from reckless or negligent behavior. There are two primary types of manslaughter in Rhode Island:

  1. Voluntary Manslaughter: This occurs when a person intentionally causes the death of another in the heat of passion or during a sudden altercation without premeditation.

  2. Involuntary Manslaughter: Involuntary manslaughter is the unintentional killing of another person due to reckless or negligent conduct. This can include actions like drunk driving, reckless driving, or other dangerous activities that result in someone's death.

Regardless of the specific type of manslaughter you are charged with, the consequences can be severe, including imprisonment, fines, and a permanent criminal record. It's crucial to have a skilled Rhode Island manslaughter lawyer who can navigate the legal complexities and fight for your rights.

Building Your Defense

When you choose The Law Office of Thomas C. Thomasian, Esq. as your Rhode Island manslaughter lawyer, you can expect a comprehensive and strategic approach to building your defense. Here are some key steps we take:

  1. Case Review: We start by thoroughly reviewing the details of your case, including the evidence against you and the circumstances leading to the charges. This allows us to identify weaknesses in the prosecution's case.

  2. Legal Research: Our team conducts in-depth legal research to identify relevant statutes, case law, and legal precedents that can be used to your advantage.

  3. Investigation: We investigate the scene of the incident, interview witnesses, and consult with experts to gather additional evidence that can support your defense.

  4. Negotiation: In some cases, we may be able to negotiate with the prosecution to secure a favorable plea bargain that reduces the charges or penalties you face.

  5. Trial Defense: If your case goes to trial, we provide aggressive and skilled representation in the courtroom, challenging the prosecution's evidence and presenting a compelling defense on your behalf.

Protecting Your Rights and Future

We believe in providing our clients with personalized attention and support throughout the legal process. We will keep you informed every step of the way and answer any questions you may have. Our team is dedicated to achieving the best possible outcome for our clients and will fight tirelessly to protect your rights.

If you or someone you know is facing manslaughter charges, don’t hesitate to contact us today. We offer a free consultation to discuss your case and determine the best course of action. Let The Law Office of Thomas C. Thomasian, Esq provide you with the skilled and experienced representation you need to fight your manslaughter charges.

Contact our Rhode Island manslaughter lawyer online or by calling (401) 312-4385 today for your free consultation!

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