Charged with Drug Manufacturing in Tempe?
Tempe Criminal Defense Lawyer
A person may be arrested on a drug manufacturing charge based solely on
the possession of equipment, or in some cases, the ingredients used in
the manufacture or cultivation of any illegal or controlled substance
such as meth (methamphetamine), crack, or ecstasy. The process of manufacturing
a drug is referred to as “cooking”. A building, trailer or
other space which holds the equipment used in the manufacture of a drug
is often called a “lab”. If you are facing manufacturing charges,
Tempe criminal defense attorney could be of significant assistance in helping you fight your case.
Defending Against Drug Manufacturing Charges in
Tempe & the Entire East Valley
In the State of Arizona, drug manufacturing is a Class 2 felony offense.
Possession of manufacturing equipment or ingredients is a Class 3 felony.
In addition to harsh jail or prison terms, your property may be seized
by the government, whether you were actually involved or not. Even after
being exonerated, you may face an arduous battle to get your assets released
and returned to you. Working with a knowledgeable and experienced criminal
defense lawyer who has a proven track record in resolving complex drug
related crimes could have a significant impact on the outcome of your
drug crime case.
Mr. Buckallew is an experienced criminal defense lawyer with years of experience
both in criminal litigation as well as forensic science, holding a Master's
in Forensic Science degree in addition to his law degree. Having an attorney
trained in both the law and forensic science is critical given the growing
importance of forensic science in criminal litigation. Whether it is a simple
drug possession or complex sales and manufacturing case, forensic science will likely
play a significant role in your case. Having an attorney who understands
the complexity of the science behind the evidence, including the potential
weaknesses of the scientific evidence in your case, can help ensure that
you are properly represented and defended in court. Call the Law Offices
of Trent R. Buckallew, PC to discuss your case.
Contact a Tempe drug crime defense attorney at the Firm who will fight for your rights in court. Schedule a free initial
case evaluation today.