Drug Crimes

FELONY ATTORNEYSDo You Know The Consequences For Drug Crimes?

Drug crimes are a severe matter with more consequences than you may realize. If you are convicted, Maryland has a mandatory minimum jail sentence that must be served. Whether your charges will result in a misdemeanor or felony, any marks on your criminal record will continue to impact you by hindering employment or housing opportunities. On top of that, drug convictions can result in deportation for immigrants. You must meet with a criminal defense lawyer if you are accused of a drug crime.

Drug Court May Benefit You

Drug court may be an option if you are accused of a drug-related crime. Drug court is an alternative to traditional penalties focusing on rehabilitation through treatment programs. If you are willing to work on repair, this can be a great option. Ask an attorney about drug court and how it could benefit you.

NARCOTIC CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAWYERSWe Take Time To Understand Your Situation

At Haskell & Dyler, we explore every avenue for defending your rights and seeking the best outcome for your case. We will challenge the evidence and testimony against you or work to reduce any penalties you could face.

We understand that every case presents unique circumstances. Your concerns and situation are unique to you. Our practice reflects this. We want to find the best solution for you in your particular case. We will take time to listen and answer any of your questions before building a strategy personalized for you.

Frequently Asked Questions

I've been charged with a drug crime in Maryland. What are the potential consequences I might face?

Drug crimes in Maryland carry severe repercussions that can affect your life. The consequences depend on the nature and severity of the charges. For instance, certain drug convictions come with mandatory minimum jail sentences that cannot be avoided. Whether classified as a misdemeanor or felony, any conviction will leave a mark on your criminal record. This can create challenges in securing employment, housing, and other opportunities in the future. Moreover, for immigrants, a drug conviction might lead to deportation or affect their immigration status. It’s essential to consult with a criminal defense lawyer immediately if faced with drug charges to understand the full scope of potential outcomes and strategize your defense.

What is Drug Court, and how might it be beneficial to my case?

Drug Court offers an alternative approach to traditional punitive measures for those accused of drug-related crimes. Instead of focusing on penalties and imprisonment, Drug Court emphasizes rehabilitation through structured treatment programs. It recognizes that many individuals involved in drug offenses might be better served by addressing the root causes of their behavior, such as addiction. If you’re genuinely committed to rehabilitation, Drug Court can be a favorable option, potentially allowing you to avoid harsher penalties. Discussing this alternative with an attorney can provide clarity on its feasibility and benefits for your specific situation.

. Why should I trust Haskell & Dyer to handle my drug-related case?

At Haskell & Dyer, our extensive experience has equipped us with a profound understanding of drug crimes’ complexities. We recognize that every individual and every case is unique. Rather than employing a one-size-fits-all approach, we dedicate time to understanding your specific circumstances, concerns, and objectives. Whether it’s challenging the validity of evidence, questioning testimonies, or working towards reducing penalties, we’re committed to protecting your rights and interests. Our personalized approach ensures we craft a defense strategy tailored to achieve the best possible outcome for you. Your well-being and future are paramount to us, and we’re here to address any questions or concerns you may have.