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Hit & Run Defense Attorney in Kent

We are Ready to Put Our Experience to Work for You

In the aftermath of an accident, there can be confusion, disorientation, and fear. You may not be thinking straight, and it is a difficult time to make important decisions. Woman driving car

That confusion and fear lead people throughout to make a snap choice to leave the scene before police arrive. Unfortunately, that quick decision could have serious consequences that may even include jail time.

If you have been accused of a hit and run violation or other motor vehicle crime, it is vital that you understand the charges you face and get the counsel you need.

Based in Kent, Washington, The Law Office of Erik P. Kaeding offers personalized legal solutions and decades of proven experience handling complex criminal defense matters.

Contact our firm at (253) 444-4432 to get started with your case.

We Have The Tools & Experience to Help You

Known as hit and run accidents, leaving the scene of an accident can carry with it significant penalties that begin with losing your license and can end with up to five years in prison.

Whether you left the scene because you panicked, because you were under the influence of alcohol, or you simply didn't realize you needed to stay, once you have been charged you should protect your rights by working with a skilled lawyer.

Our firm has over 25 years of experience and is highly experienced in handling a wide range of misdemeanor and felony motor vehicle crimes, and we have the ability to address all aspects of your case, including hit and run accusations involving:

  • Vehicular assault
  • Drunk driving
  • Reckless driving
  • Driving on a suspended license
  • Driving without insurance

We put our experience and our respected reputation among prosecutors and peers behind your case. We know how to negotiate for reduced charges and dismissals where possible, and we have the skill to take your case to court as necessary. We will work with you every step of the way and make sure you are involved and informed.

A Dependable Kent Defense Attorney for Serious Charges

People are sometimes surprised to find out how serious the penalties for hit and run can be. These charges can have consequences for decades to come, particularly if you don't have strong and reliable defense on your side.

Schedule your free initial consultation today by calling The Law Office of Erik P. Kaeding locally at (253) 444-4432. You can also reach us online.

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The Community Trusts Us with Their Future

Here's Why You Can Too:
  • Commitment to Your Freedom

    The Law Office Of Erik P. Kaeding relentlessly pursues the best possible outcome for you, whether that's a dismissal, acquittal, or reduced charges.

  • Relentless Investigation

    Our team is known for thoroughly examining cases until we find every detail that strengthens your case. We have a high rate of dismissal because we hone in on the evidence you need to walk away.

  • Insider Knowledge

    We know the judges, the officers, and the prosecutors responsible for your case. As a result, we can know the most likely direction of your case and how best to prepare for it. Our firm strategizes to counter the prosecution's every move.

  • Decades of Experience

    Attorney Kaeding has been a criminal defense lawyer for his entire 25-year career. His father was an attorney as well--his family legacy is about getting justice for the accused. That legacy has benefited thousands, and it could include you.