Being convicted for a drug crime can have a detrimental impact on your life for many years. If you have been charged with a drug crime, you should speak with a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible in order to protect yourself. The drug case will be resolved in an efficient manner when you retain a knowledge criminal defense lawyer to represent you.
Drug charges may include the manufacturing, distribution, selling, or possession of marijuana, cocaine, heroin, crack cocaine, LSD, PCP, and methamphetamine. Getting arrested and charged with committing a drug offense is unsettling and scary, especially if you aren't aware of your rights. Our attorneys will explain these rights, as well as the possible penalties you face. We will work with you to develop the most effective defense.
Penalties for Drug Offenses in New Hampshire
One of the most serious punishments you could receive for a drug conviction is being sentenced to spend time in jail or prison. Being incarcerated will most likely result in job loss and prevent you from being able to support your family. Additional penalties administered by the court usually include paying high fines and probation. Having a criminal record could impede future employment opportunities and prevent you from obtaining government-funded scholarships if you want to attend an academic institution.
We Fight Drug Charges
Our lawyers will analyze your case and identify different legal strategies that can be used. We will find out if the evidence was legally obtained by law enforcement or if there were any violations of your constitutional rights during the police investigation. If law enforcement failed to properly follow procedures and illegally obtained information, he can submit a motion to suppress to the court requesting the evidence be excluded from the case.
Seek Legal Advice from A Criminal Defense Lawyer
If you are facing drug charges, it is imperative to receive legal assistance from a criminal defense attorney immediately. Call the Law Office of Chadwick-Fricano-Weber at (603) 880-6100 to set up a consultation.