Philadelphia Homicide Attorney

Advocacy from a Trusted Criminal Defense Lawyer

If you or someone you know has been accused of murder or manslaughter in the state of Pennsylvania, talk to a Philadelphia criminal defense attorney from Parkinson, Tarpey & Lloyd. Due to our former experience as prosecutors, we are able to provide sophisticated and knowledgeable representation with a level of experience and advantage that few law firms can. Each lawyer on our team has served as a former assistant district attorney, giving us an invaluable perspective and insight to offer as we approach your case.

Homicide Charges in Pennsylvania

Homicide is the intentional or unintentional killing of another human being. A manslaughter charge involves negligent or accidental killing, while murder is intentional and / or premeditated. It is important that you retain a Philadelphia criminal defense lawyer who can defend your rights and protect your future during this time.

We have experience defending clients charged with the following crimes, among others:

  • First degree murder - intentional murder
  • Second degree murder - murder committed in the commission of a felony
  • Third degree murder - other kinds of murder
  • Voluntary manslaughter - killing without calculation in the heat of the moment under provocation
  • Involuntary manslaughter - killing another due to lawful, unlawful, or gross recklessness or negligence
  • Vehicular homicide while driving under the influence of drugs and / or alcohol

Choose Parkinson, Tarpey & Lloyd for Tough Representation

Talk to a Philadelphia homicide attorney from PT&L today if you or someone close to you has been accused of homicide in Pennsylvania. Our team has provided strong and capable defense to men and women throughout the region. With a combined 40 years of experience, our criminal defense attorneys in Philadelphia are proud to offer elite representation to clients convicted of the most serious crimes.

Contact our law office today to request a free case evaluation or to learn more about our homicide defense practice and how we are prepared to protect your freedom.