El Dorado County Homicide Attorney
Aggressive Defense for Serious Charges in Placerville, CA
Homicide (in any form) is one of the most serious and violent crimes you can be arrested for. If you have been charged with a homicide offense or are currently under investigation, you need to seek representation right away. Regardless of the circumstances of your charges, I can help. As the founder of the Law Offices of Rachel D. Miller, I am an experienced El Dorado County criminal defense attorney. Having me on your side is essential to avoiding the consequences of a conviction.
Types of Homicide Charges
Homicide is an umbrella term which covers a variety of violent criminal offenses that result in taking another person's life. These charges can be quite complex and take into account a variety of factors, such as whether intent can be proven, if self defense was involved, and the actual circumstances of the alleged offense. It is important that you consult with me, a caring El Dorado County homicide defense attorney. I can explain your charges and your legal options.
There are several defenses to homicide charges, including:
- Self defense
- If you are an officer who was in the line of duty
- In cases of mental of physical abuse
- If you have no prior criminal record
Consequences of Homicide Charges
Being convicted for homicide could lead to very severe consequences, even if you were acting to protect yourself or a loved one. Your future and freedom are on the line and it is vital that you take these charges seriously.
Call my firm now at (530) 491-4630 to set up a free consultation. I am an experienced El Dorado County homicide lawyer dedicated to fighting for you.