Sugar Land Drug Crime Attorney
Perhaps because Sugar Land and Houston are affluent communities and close to the Mexican border, arrests for drug crimes seem to be on the increase. Unfortunately, the consequences of a drug conviction can be far more serious than many people realize. In addition to the possibility of jail time, fines and property forfeitures, a drug conviction can keep you from getting a job, make it hard to find housing - even make you ineligible for federal college financial aid.
If you have been charged with a drug crime, you need to seek out an experienced Sugar Land criminal defense attorney who will vigorously represent you. At The León Law Firm, P.C., our goal is to fight for your rights and minimize the negative impact an accusation of a drug crime can have on your life.
If you have been charged with a drug crime in Sugar Land or any of the surrounding areas, contact our office today to schedule a free consultation. Now is the time to find out how you can challenge your charges and avoid a conviction.
Criminal Defense for Drug Charges in Sugar Land
Our firm defends adults, college students and juveniles accused of all types of drug crimes in both state and federal courts:
- Drug possession
- Possession with intent to sell
- Drug distribution
- Drug trafficking or importation
- Cultivation of marijuana or drug manufacturing
- Prescription drug fraud
Drug charges can involve either prohibited drugs or prescription drugs that have been obtained illegally:
- Crack or cocaine
- "Club drugs" such as Ecstasy or GHB
- Methamphetamines (meth)
- Xanax, Vicodin, OxyContin, Valium, etc.
Whether you are charged in state or federal court, a skilled Sugar Land drug crime lawyer can help you fight these charges. We will give you an honest evaluation of your case and your legal options, then work closely with you to decide on the best strategy for you.
We will investigate and evaluate all of the evidence and challenge the admissibility of any evidence that was gathered improperly. We can negotiate with the prosecutor to seek a dismissal or reduction of the charges or a lighter sentence. If taking your case to trial is in your best interest, we will not hesitate to try your case before a judge and jury.
In federal court, drug crimes carry mandatory minimum sentences, which means you will serve time automatically if convicted. Don't wait to obtain serious, aggressive criminal defense representation.
Contact a Sugar Land Drug Crime Defense Lawyer
A conviction for a drug crime can follow you throughout the rest of your life. Start fighting the charges today.
Contact a Sugar Land drug crime lawyer at our firm to see how we can help with your case.