Marijuana and Drug Offense Lawyer Serving Burlington, Graham, Mebane and North Carolina
The attorneys at Hanford Law have represented a diverse load of drug offense cases with a combined experience of 30 + years. From first time marijuana possession to repeat drug trafficking offenses, they have defended the rights of their clients with zeal and attention to detail.
The criminal defense team personally handles each client’s case with attention to detail. They have defended many clients against charges, often resulting in being dismissed or reduced before going to trial. They have the experience to present your case in the best way to the prosecutor, judge and jury.
Penalties for Marijuana Drug Offense
Marijuana possession may be considered a felony or misdemeanor, depending on these factors:
- Presence of paraphernalia
- Intended use
Any conviction, no matter how light, will affect your future. If convicted, the charge stays on your criminal record forever. This can affect your career, family and finances. If this one decision if handled incorrectly, the outcome can affect the rest of your life.
Possible Marijuana Case Defenses
In some cases, your drug charges can be fully dismissed or reduced. Hanford Law’s criminal defense team has helped many offenders receive an outcome that lets them keep moving with their life. Here are examples of situations where your drug charges can be dismissed or reduced:
- The officer did not have a valid reason to stop you.
- The officer did not have a valid reason to search you, your home or car.
- Your consent to the search was not free and voluntary.
- The officer exceeded the scope of your extent.
- The officer cannot prove you were in possession of drugs.
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If you’re serious about giving yourself the best chance at a favorable outcome, contact the dedicated team at Hanford Law Firm. Call for a Free Consultation at (336) 570-2211.