Fort Walton Beach Drug Charges Lawyer
Drug charges in Fort Walton Beach and throughout Florida are potentially life-altering. Possession of ANY amount of any controlled substance is a felony offense with the only exception being less than 20 grams of marijuana.
Depending on the amount of a controlled substance that was found and what drug schedule it falls under, you could be facing anywhere from 5 to 30 years in prison and the life sentence of being branded a convicted felon.
Hiring the right Fort Walton Beach drug charge lawyer to defend you is very important. Here at Flaherty Defense Firm, we will explain your rights and give you advice about what options are available to you. We know what it takes to get the best possible results for our clients. In order to give yourself the best chance of success, call Flaherty Defense Firm at (850) 243-6097 right away.
Common Drug Charges
While the circumstances of each and every case will be unique, Tim Flaherty has over 16 years of experience defending clients charged with drug-related crimes, including the following:
- Marijuana Possession
- Cocaine Possession
- Methamphetamine Possession
- Drug Paraphernalia
- Possession of a Controlled Substance
- Drug Trafficking
A number of aggravating factors—including weapon possession, injury or death of a victim, or previous offenses—may potentially enhance the charges leveled against you. At Flaherty Defense Firm, we will challenge any and all of the aggravating factors at play in your case, in addition to the underlying offense.
Additionally, to better help our clients understand the charges leveled against them, our legal team has collected the following information about drug charges in the state of Florida:
If you have been charged with a drug crime in Fort Walton Beach, Flaherty Defense Firm will help you understand how the circumstances of your case have affected the charges brought against you and then, help you develop an effective legal strategy to challenge those charges.
Contact a Fort Walton Beach Drug Charge Defense Attorney
At Flaherty Defense Firm, we have years of experience defending the rights of clients facing drug-related charges, and we are ready to put this experience to work for you. To confidentially discuss your case, please call us at (850) 243-6097 today.