Overview of Drug Crimes
Charged with a drug crime in Raleigh?
At Hopper Law Firm PLLC, our Raleigh criminal defense attorneys have been representing Raleigh clients who are facing drug charges for over a decade. Being charged with a drug crime is a very difficult thing to go through, especially considering the complex nature of drug charges and the Raleigh criminal justice system. The lawyers at Hopper Law Firm PLLC are trained and experienced in handling a wide variety of drug-related offenses, and it is their number one goal to get your charges reduced or dismissed altogether.
The legal team at Hopper Law Firm PLLC defend clients from many different types of drug crime charges, including:
Marijuana, cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin, ecstasy, and methamphetamines are the types of drugs most frequently involved with drug crimes in Raleigh. No matter what type of drug or drug crime you are charged with, an attorney from our law firm is sure to be able to handle your case in the most effective manner possible.
Drug Crime Penalties
Depending upon the circumstances surrounding your drug charges, you could face time in jail, hefty fines, probation, community service, and mandatory drug counseling if convicted in Raleigh. To determine your charges and the type of sentence you will be given, Raleigh prosecutors, judges and juries will take into account the amount of the controlled substance that was involved in your drug crime, the classification of that controlled substance, and whether or not you have any previous criminal history involving drug offenses.
The severity of your sentence will rest largely upon how well your lawyer handles your case. Having a successful outcome is the direct result of how much time and effort your attorney puts into your case, and at Hopper Law Firm PLLC, our lawyers have a reputation for providing all clients with individual and personal attention. Both inside the courtroom and out, our attorneys will do everything they can to thoroughly evaluate your case and gather all necessary information and evidence to make sure you don’t go to jail for your drug crime. Contact a Raleigh criminal defense lawyer at Hopper Law Firm PLLC today to find out how you can be defended against drug crime charges!