Tempe Drug Crime Attorney

Drug Distribution Defense in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Tempe & the Entire East Valley

In the State of Arizona, an arrest for distribution or selling drugs means you will likely face a jail or prison term if you are convicted. If your offense includes the involvement of a minor, or proximity to a protected area such as a playground, church or school, the penalties may be more severe. If you are the target of a drug related crime or have already been arrested, you should consult a Tempe criminal defense attorney who will launch an aggressive defense on your behalf. The Firm has a reputation for zealously defending each and every client and will seek to obtain a successful outcome for clients charged with serious drug crimes or any other criminal charge in the State of Arizona.

Defending Distribution Charges: Defense Strategies

Whether an individual is charged with possession for personal use or possession with intent to sell or distribute will depend on the type of drug and amount that is involved. State law establishes the threshold amount for a charge of possession with intent to sell or distribute for different controlled substances. If you were found to be in possession of an amount of marijuana, narcotics or dangerous drugs which meets the threshold for a distribution charge, you can may be facing harsh penalties, including jail or prison time, community work service, fines, seizure of assets, drug education and counseling, and other consequences. Having an aggressive and experienced drug crime defense lawyer defending your case in court can have a significant impact on your future.

The Firm understands the stress and anxiety that may result after being charged with a crime, along with the uncertainty of the criminal justice system and what to expect when facing criminal charges. Having a knowledgeable and experienced criminal defense lawyer on your side can alleviate much of the stress associated with these types of charges and enable you to have a better understanding of the legal options in your case. If you are facing any type of drug related charges, contact the Law Offices of Trent R. Buckallew, PC for a free consultation.

Contact a Tempedrug crime defense attorney at the Firm to discuss your legal options.