Drug Crime Attorney in Pasadena, CA
Pasadena Criminal Defense Lawyer
Defending drug crime charges is one of the primary concerns of Pasadena criminal defense lawyer David D. Diamond. With extensive experience in felony and misdemeanor defense in California, Mr. Diamond understands how to approach a drug crime case in such a way as to find holes in the prosecution's case or even in the evidence against his clients. At times, a drug case will come down to methods used by Pasadena law enforcement to conduct an investigation or process evidence. A single mistake, mishandling of evidence or violation of a defendant's rights may give a skilled criminal attorney such as Mr. Diamond just the window he needs to turn a client's case around.
If you would like to find out what a difference competent legal counsel can make in the face of your drug charges, do not wait to call our law offices at (888) 860-6570. Your initial consultation is free, and this will be the opportunity you need to get information about your case, your rights, and your options at this point.
Types of Drug Crimes & Their Penalties
Our firm handles a number of different types of drug crime cases throughout the Pasadena area, including those involving drug possession, drug distribution, drug sale, trafficking, drug cultivation, drug manufacturing, driving under the influence of drugs, and more. A drug crime may be a misdemeanor or a felony, with penalties ranging from a veritable "slap on the wrist" all the way to a lifetime in federal prison. The specific penalties associated with a drug crime case will depend primarily upon the type of offense (i.e. simple possession versus international trafficking) as well as the type of drug and the amount.