When you have been arrested and charged with a drug-related crime in Palm Beach County and are found guilty, there is a very good chance that you are going to jail unless you get the right defense.
Being convicted of a drug crime also means that your life will be seriously disrupted. You may lose your house, your family and everything you have worked for. You will carry a felony offense on your record and may have trouble getting a job and rebuilding your life when you get out.
If you are arrested and/or charged with a drug crime in West Palm Beach, use these steps to help you find the best attorney to protect your rights and keep you from going to jail.
Step 1: Find an criminal attorney who has a lot of experience in defending drug charges in West Palm Beach
You need to find the best attorney who know all of the ways to keep you from being convicted. Possession is much different than intent to sell and drug users are treated differently than drug dealers. Not all drug charges are treated the same.
Step 2: Find an attorney who can help you get alternative sentencing if you are convicted
Find out what attorney’s have successfully defended people who have been arrested and subsequently received drug treatment or probation. Addiction can be treated and treatment, probation or community service are much better options than jail time.
Step 3: Find an attorney who is well connected in the local area
A well respected attorney who is well known in your local area will have the connections to plead your case with credibility. When you have been arrested for a Drug Crime West Palm Beach you will need as much influence as you can find to get the best outcome and a well respected local attorney can do that.
When you need an experienced attorney to defend you against a for a drug-related arrest, check into Suskauer Law Firm. We have defended many people who have been on drug-related charges in West Palm Beach and we work tirelessly to protect your rights, present your case in the best light and if you are convicted get you alternative sentencing to keep you out of jail. We have over 40 years of combined practice experience in the Palm Beach area and specialize in criminal defense. Contact Suskauer Law Firm to aggressively fight for your rights.