Have you been involved in a hit and run accident in Washington State? If you have, you may be charged with a serious crime if you failed to follow the letter of the law. Hit and run crimes carry the potential for severe punishments. if convicted of a hit and run crime, you could be sentenced to jail time, monetary fines, probation, loss of drivers licenses, heightened insurance costs, and driver’s education courses.
Turning a blind eye and hoping the charges will just disappear is a recipe for disaster. You need to find an attorney who knows the ins and outs of hit and run defense. Seattle hit and run attorney Aaron Kiviat has the experience and knowledge to help you overcome this difficult time in your life.
If you would like to learn more, please look through this website and read about Hit and Run Attended, Unattended and Felony Hit and Run charges, how the hit and run court system works, how Seattle hit and run attorney Aaron Kiviat structures his fees, about Aaron’s experience as a Seattle hit and run defense attorney, and what other clients and attorneys have thought about Seattle hit and run attorney Aaron Kiviat’s skills as a criminal defense attorney.
What is the first step?
If you contact Seattle Hit and Run Attorney Aaron Kiviat’s office, he will be happy to schedule you for a free face-to-face 1 hour consultation to discuss your Washington State Hit and Run case. Aaron’s goal will be to patiently listen to the specific facts of your case and then advise you of the possible outcomes, penalties, and strategies to most effectively combat your charges.
You will leave Aaron’s office feeling better informed as to what your future holds and more knowledgeable as to what you can do to help yourself survive this challenging time in your life. The consultation is free and there is no commitment required. Remember that in the legal system knowledge is power, and Aaron will strive to make sure you leave his office fully prepared for what is to come.
If you decide that Seattle Hit and Run Attorney Aaron Kiviat is the right fit to represent you, he will get started on your Washington State Hit and Run charge immediately. The first step will be to notify the prosecutor and the court that Aaron Kiviat is your attorney. At the same time, Aaron will request all the police and investigative reports that law enforcement has produced in your matter.
Once those records are in Aaron’s possession, he will set up an appointment to meet with you to review those documents in detail. Aaron will also begin his own investigation to build a case in your defense. Aaron Kiviat will examine any potential legal issues including possible violations of your constitutional rights.
Aaron may also utilize a professional Private Investigator to track down and interview witnesses, or consult with my own expert witnesses as to the accuracy and sufficiency of the State’s evidence against you. Aaron will take the offensive and put the State on its heels from the get go.
Seattle Hit and Run Attorney Aaron Kiviat has Experience in All Levels of Hit & Run Defense:
Aaron Kiviat has successfully represented clients in cases ranging from misdemeanor hit and run of unattended vehicles up to hit and run felony death cases, and everything in between. Below, you will find a list of hit and run charges that Aaron spends a great deal of his time defending.