Drug possession, distribution and trafficking can all lead to devastating legal repercussions, but the severity will depend on the type and amount of the substance and any prior criminal record that a defendant may have. In all drug offense cases, the penalties that are commonly assessed include:
Given what could potentially be at stake, even in a simple drug possession case, if you or someone you care about has been arrested or is the subject of a pre-charge investigation and feel that charges are imminent, it is crucial that you immediately seek the legal counsel of a highly competent Columbus criminal defense lawyer that knows how to effectively defend you and protect your rights throughout the course of your case. You will also greatly benefit by exercising your right to remain silent until you have secured and consulted your attorney. Anything you say can be used as ammunition in the prosecution's case against you, even information you feel should exonerate you.
At The Meranda Law Firm LTD, we are passionately dedicated to assisting individuals that are facing any type of drug crime charges and have a proven ability to win in a wide variety of legal matters from the fairly simple to extremely complex. Our attorneys possess extensive negotiation and trial litigation experience in both state and federal courts and have the ability to produce a highly effective defensive strategy on your behalf.
Our focus and top priority in every case is to produce the best verdict possible and we will tirelessly pursue this goal for you in your case. We provide strong, honest representation and will stand by your side and fight with you for the preservation of your future freedom, livelihood and legal record.
Contact a Columbus drug crime lawyer now for strong and dedicated legal advocacy in your case.