Alcohol contributed to 7,796 crashes from 2006-2016 in Shelby County. In 2016 alone, there were 555 alcohol-related crashes in this county. Driving intoxicated puts others at risk. If you or someone you love was involved in an accident caused by a drunk driver, we invite you to contact Reaves Law Firm, PLLC today. You may be entitled to compensation.
Determining who is at fault for your damages and pain and suffering can be challenging. When you come to our firm, we will identify any liable individuals and work to hold them accountable.
Several different parties may responsible for drunk driving accidents, including:
Drunk driving is not always one person’s fault, sometimes multiple parties need to be brought to justice. That is why it is so imperative that you get a seasoned legal team on your side who can carefully examine your car accident and create a compelling claim on your behalf.
Drunk driving is a criminal offense, but this does not mean that civil actions cannot also be brought against the responsible party or parties. Drunk drivers, if convicted, can face penalties such as fines, jail time, and community service. Victims of drunk driving accidents still have the right to bring civil lawsuits against those responsible for drunk driving accidents – that includes drivers, bars, restaurant owners, and hosts.
At Reaves Law Firm, PLLC we understand that no monetary compensation can ease the pain caused by a drunk driving accident, however, it can give you peace of mind and enable you to focus on recovering. Let us be your voice- Reaves Law Firm, PLLC can fight for the compensation you need following a drunk driving accident.