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Silver Spring Drug Crime Attorney

Criminal Defense Lawyer Serving Silver Spring Area, MD

Many various factors need to be taken into consideration after an arrest and charge for a drug crime. Maryland laws regarding drugs and controlled substances can be difficult to understand. You should never have to face the Maryland criminal justice system alone, and you don't have to when you work with a Silver Spring criminal defense lawyer from the Law Offices of Maria Mena.

We believe that each individual should have the ability to retain trusted representation and we make ourselves available to all clients. Our firm offers flexible appointment availability and evening hours in order to accommodate the people we represent. Retaining a criminal defense attorney from our firm can help you obtain a reduction of charges, a case dismissal, acquittal, and can provide you with the legal counsel you need throughout this ordeal.

Potential Drug Offense Charges

When you are arrested, there will be a few determining factors that prosecutors will look at as they evaluate their case against you. The amount of drugs you had on you, the type of drug that was found, and the suspected use of the drug will be taken into consideration. All illegal and controlled substances, regardless of the amount, can lead to a criminal charge.

In Maryland, common drug crimes include:

  • Possession
  • Possession with intent to sell
  • Trafficking
  • Doctor shopping or prescription fraud
  • Manufacturing
  • Distribution

It is also important to remember that each drug carries different levels of penalties. Some drug crimes are charged as misdemeanors, while others are considered felonies. After a drug crime arrest, you need to contact an experienced attorney who can help you understand the charges against you, fight for your rights, and defend your future.

Work with the Law Offices of Maria Mena today!

Penalties for drug crimes can range from fines and penalties to federal investigations and prison sentences. Prosecutors do everything in their power in order to ensure that you receive the highest level of penalties available. You need to challenge the aggressiveness of a prosecutor by working with a tenacious defense lawyer. At the Law Offices of Maria Mena, we are not afraid to challenge evidence gathered by the government and fight to protect your freedom. We have significant experience throughout Montgomery and Prince George's Counties, handling charges in Wheaton, Rockville, and beyond.

If you have been arrested, immediately contact a Silver Spring drug crime lawyer from our team. We provide free case evaluations to all potential clients.

Law Offices of Maria Mena
Silver Spring Criminal Defense Attorney
Located at 8121 Georgia Avenue, Suite 806
Silver Spring, MD 20910. View Map
Phone: (240) 752-6041 | Local Phone: (301) 562-9255.
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