Defending Drug Charges
California has very tough drug laws and depending on the courthouse you are in and whether you have prior offenses or are on probation, you may be looking at jail or prison time. An experienced criminal defense attorney can mean the difference between your freedom and jail. The laws on drug cases vary widely between misdemeanor and felony charges. Penalties will depend on the type of drug and the quantity allegedly found.
There are a lot of crimes that fall under the drug offenses category. Here are a few:
- Possession for Sale
- Prescription Fraud
- Possession of Paraphernalia
Consult with an Oakland Drug Crime Attorney Today
Whether you are facing charges for possession of a controlled substance for sale, federal charges involve multiple co-defendants, or even a small amount of illegal drugs for personal use, the penalties can have long term effects on your life, reputation, and background checks. In all drug cases, there are a different number of ways to protect you from harsh penalties including jail or prison time. You need an experienced attorney in Oakland to minimize the long-term consequences of your case. Lamano Law Office are highly experienced criminal defense lawyers and very aggressive when defending clients against