Philadelphia Drug Crime Defense Lawyer
At the Law Office of Lloyd Long, our criminal defense attorneys proudly defend the constitutional rights of individuals who are facing drug crime charges in Philadelphia and the surrounding counties. From drug possession, drug trafficking, drug manufacturing, drug cultivation, and possession of paraphernalia to illegal assembly of chemicals, our respected and effective team of criminal attorneys is fully equipped to vigorously defend your rights and challenge the evidence against you. We may be able to have your charges reduced, or even have your case dismissed.
However, it is important that you contact us as soon as possible for help. The earlier our drug crime defense lawyers are able to get involved in your case or the investigation into your alleged activities, the more strongly positioned we will be to dispute the accusations against you. The longer you wait to seek legal help and hire a defense attorney, the fewer strategies will remain viable in the defense of your case.
Don’t wait another day to get quality legal representation that focuses on achieving the best possible outcome for your case.
Types of Drug Charges Our Criminal Lawyers Handle
At the Law Offices of Lloyd Long, we comprise a team of highly successful criminal defense attorneys who have years of experience representing defendants charged with misdemeanor drug offenses and felony drug offenses. As such, we possess an in-depth and exceptional understanding of the laws surrounding your case. We know exactly how to build an effective defense strategy that is based on compelling evidence. You can be confident that we will utilize and exhaust each of our resources in the fight to reach a favorable resolution on your behalf.
Our Philadelphia criminal defense law firm is equipped to handle a wide array of drug charges, ranging from minor offenses to extremely serious federal crimes such as allegations of interstate drug trafficking. Types of drug-related criminal cases we handle include:
- Drug Possession/Possession of Controlled Substances (Actual Possession, Constructive Possession)
- Drug Production
- Drug Trafficking/Operating as a Drug Trafficker
- Marijuana Cultivation/Growing Marijuana
- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (Bongs, Pipes, Drug Equipment)
- Possession with Intent to Distribute/Deliver (PWID)
- Prescription Fraud
- Selling Drugs to Minors
We have experience investigating alleged crimes involving many types of narcotics and controlled substances, ranging from commonly charged substances like cocaine and marijuana (pot, weed, cannabis) to less frequently prosecuted substances such as peyote and DMT. We understand the unique sentencing laws and drug diversion programs that apply to each substance and use our nuanced understanding of Pennsylvania’s drug laws to fight for outcomes that are favorable to our clients. Our law firm can provide legal assistance if you, your boyfriend or girlfriend, your spouse, your child, or a family member was accused of a crime involving:
- Schedule I Controlled Substances
- Ecstasy Charges (MDMA)
- GHB Charges
- Heroin Charges
- LSD Charges (Acid)
- Marijuana Charges
- Peyote Charges
- Psilocybin Mushrooms Charges
- Schedule II Controlled Substances
- Adderall Charges
- Cocaine Charges
- Crack Cocaine Charges
- Fentanyl Charges
- Methamphetamine Charges
- OxyContin Charges
- PCP Charges (Angel Dust)
- Vicodin Charges
- Schedule III Controlled Substances
- Ketamine Charges
- Steroids Charges
- Schedule IV Controlled Substances
- Ambien Charges
- Valium Charges
- Xanax Charges
- Other Prescription Pill Charges
- Schedule V Controlled Substances
- Cough Syrup Charges
The penalties for drug charges depend on factors like what type of substance is involved, the quantity of the substance involved, and the nature of the alleged offense. Some drug crimes are graded as misdemeanors, while others are prosecuted as high-level felonies carrying years or decades of prison time. Other penalties that can result from a drug-related conviction include probation, loss of your driver’s license, and the creation of a criminal record, which can cause problems when you are applying for jobs, loans, student programs, training programs, or housing.
Due to the extremely serious nature of drug offenses, it is imperative that you take immediate action. You need to secure the representation of a highly skilled and reputable Philadelphia criminal defense attorney.
Philadelphia Drug Crime Attorneys for Felony and Misdemeanor Charges
If you or a family member has been arrested for a drug offense in the Philadelphia area, you need to contact the Law Office of Lloyd Long as soon as possible for legal assistance. We bring decades of collective experience to the table and would be proud to offer you the hard-hitting defense strategies that you require at this time. It is important to understand that drug offenses are heavily investigated, severely prosecuted and aggressively sentenced throughout the state of Pennsylvania. You need a fierce advocate to help you navigate through the complexities of the legal system.
Do not try to face your charges alone. Make the smart choice – contact us today to request a free case consultation. We know you’re going through a stressful time, and we are here to help.