drug crimes attorney/lawyer

If you are being charged with a drug crime you need to contact a criminal defense lawyer immediately. At Dadan Law Firm, we will fight your criminal charges. We will provide you with the best defense possible. Starting with challenging the arrest affidavit, evidence seized and statements made.

Drug Crimes in Florida

The common drug crimes in Florida include:

  • Possession, sale, delivery, or traffic in illegal drugs or controlled substances such as marijuana, opiates, LSD or other narcotics
  • Distributing illegal drugs
  • Possession of paraphernalia or manufacturing equipment
  • Obtaining a controlled substance by fraud

Consequences if Convicted

If you are convicted of a drug crime, you could face serious penalties including, but not limited to

  1. Jail or prison time
  2. Steep fines
  3. Probation
  4. Loss of your driver’s license
  5. Substance abuse evaluation and treatment

Avoiding a License Suspension

There are ways you can avoid having your license suspended by completing a diversionary program such as drug court, negotiating the sentence with the prosecutor to receive a withhold, getting the charges dropped or being found not guilty at trial.

Obtaining a Hardship License

The court may, in its sound discretion, direct the DHSMV to issue you a license for driving privilege restricted to business or employment purposes only, as defined by Florida Statute 322.271, if you are otherwise qualified for such a license.

Don’t plead guilty to a drug charge without consulting with a lawyer at the firm. Many defenses exist which may apply to your case. Call 772-579-0347 for a free consultation. We are one of the best law firms that offers representation in Saint Lucie County, Martin County, Indian River County, Broward County, Dade County and Palm Beach County.

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