Drug Crimes

Drug Crime Lawyer in Jacksonville

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Drug crimes are taken very seriously in Florida. If you are convicted of a drug crime, you could face severe penalties, including jail or prison time, fines, probation, and more. Additionally, a drug crime conviction will result in a permanent criminal record, which can make it difficult to find employment, housing, and even obtain certain professional licenses. If you have been arrested for a drug crime, it is crucial that you reach out to an experienced criminal defense attorney in Jacksonville as soon as possible.

At McCormick Law, we have been defending the rights of the accused for over 10 years. We understand the complexities of drug crime cases and can help you navigate the legal process. Our firm is committed to providing each and every client with the personalized legal solutions they need and the supportive guidance they deserve. We are available to answer your questions and address your concerns 24/7.

Call our office today at (904) 353-0436 or contact us online to schedule a free, confidential consultation with a drug crime lawyer in Jacksonville.

Types of Drug Crimes

Drug crimes can be charged as either a misdemeanor or a felony, depending on the specific circumstances of the case. Misdemeanor drug crimes are less serious and carry less severe penalties, while felony drug crimes are more serious and carry more severe penalties. In either case, however, a drug crime conviction will result in a permanent criminal record, which can make it difficult to find employment, housing, and even obtain certain professional licenses.

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Some of the most common penalties for drug crimes in Florida include:

  • Probation
  • Fines
  • Community service
  • Drug counseling
  • Driver’s license suspension
  • Drug testing
  • Drug forfeiture
  • Restitution
  • Jail or prison time

Understanding Your Rights in Drug Crime Cases

When facing drug crime charges, it's crucial to understand your rights and the legal options available to you. Our experienced Jacksonville drug crime lawyer in Jacksonville, Russell B. McCormick, PA, has a deep understanding of Florida's drug laws and can provide you with the guidance and representation you need.

Some important aspects to consider in drug crime cases include:

  • Search and seizure laws
  • Rights during arrest and questioning
  • Possible defenses and legal strategies
  • Potential consequences and penalties

By working with a knowledgeable drug crime attorney, you can ensure that your rights are protected and that you have the best possible defense in your case. Contact us today for a confidential consultation to discuss your situation and legal options.

Get the Legal Help You Need Today

If you have been arrested for a drug crime, it is crucial that you reach out to an experienced lawyer as soon as possible. At McCormick Law, we can help you understand your legal options and build a strong defense strategy on your behalf. We will fight tirelessly to protect your rights and work to get your charges reduced or even dismissed.

Call our office today at (904) 353-0436 or contact us online to schedule a free, confidential consultation with a drug crime lawyer in Jacksonville.

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