San Diego Drug Possession Lawyer

Charged with possession of drugs?

If you are facing charges on possession of drugs or possession with intent to sell, you will need the legal guidance and help from a San Diego drug crime attorney to fight your charges. If you are found guilty, consequences can include a significant amount of time in prison, very large fines and other penalties, all of which can be magnified on repeat offenses.

Possession of the following drugs in the State of California is illegal: marijuana, LSD, methamphetamines, cocaine, heroin and unauthorized prescription medications. The Law Offices of Kerry L. Armstrong, APLC, has extensive experience in helping clients facing drug possession and other charges to defend their rights. We are willing to be contacted no matter what your circumstances.

Additional Charges in Possession Cases

There are other possession related crimes. They include possession of drug paraphernalia, possession with intent to sell, simple drug possession, drug trafficking and drug manufacturing. Drug crimes are strongly prosecuted in both federal and state courts. When someone charged with drug possession, the severity of penalties depends on a number of important factors. These can include: whether it is a first time offense, what the criminal history of the person is, and what type of drug was in possession and in what quantity.

Make Sure Your Rights are Protected

It is very important that you have a San Diego criminal defense attorney with more than just knowledge of the law to defend your case. You need a skilled trial lawyer that can fight for you both in and out of court. There are instances when our firm can work closely with the prosecutor to get jail time reduced or replaced with a drug treatment program. When we accept a case, we treat it with the life-important priority it deserves. The Law Offices of Kerry L. Armstrong, APLC will fight for your defense and our experience and skill can make a vital difference for your case outcome.

Contact a San Diego drug possession lawyer for professional, committed legal representation and help if you are facing federal or state charges for drug possession.