While laws across the U.S. are relaxing regarding marijuana, drug possession is still a serious crime. Possession of heroin, cocaine, unlawful prescription drugs and opioids can carry stiff fines and jail time. With the current opioid epidemic in America, law enforcement is cracking down on all forms of drug possession.
If you have been arrested or charged with a drug offense, you need an experienced hands-on drug possession lawyer in Columbia, SC who can work to get your charges reduced or thrown out or can negotiate a lighter sentence. Attorney Joe Leventis has worked with many clients who are in your shoes and he knows the ropes. He understands that sometimes you're just in the wrong place at the wrong time, and he knows that sometimes the drugs belong to a friend, not you.
Contact Joe now at (803) 256-0113 for a free initial consultation about your situation. He will give you a fair legal analysis and offer strategies for your defense.
Getting caught with drugs can feel like an impossible situation, but you need to know that you have rights. Even if the evidence seems to be stacked against you, you still have the right to a fair trial and the help of a lawyer. There are laws in place governing what the police are allowed to do when arresting someone for drug charges; if any of your rights were violated, your charges may be invalid.
Working with an attorney from the Leventis Law Firm will help you find these types of issues so you can build a solid defense.
A knowledgeable Columbia, SC drug charge lawyer is ready to fight for you. We have helped many who faced the sobering reality of drug crimes charges build a defense and successfully defend their rights. No matter how serious your charges may be, we will fight for you and help you understand your rights.
Contact the Leventis Law Firm at (803) 256-0113 today to discuss your case with a caring and tenacious drug charges defense attorney.
We provide aggressive legal representation to our clients. We investigate the circumstances surrounding your arrest to look for any improper actions by the police. We look at why the police decided to arrest you and examine the methods they used before, during and after your arrest, to make sure your rights weren't violated.
Our Columbia, SC drug crime attorneys investigate the quantity of the drugs you possessed to look for any advantage we can find in South Carolina's laws. We believe that the best defense is offense, so we waste no time in actively pursuing every angle to look for ways to have your charges lessened or dismissed. We also instruct our clients on what they should and shouldn't do when awaiting a court date.
We are advocates for our clients, but we also offer other forms of support at a time when they have likely been unfairly judged or scrutinized by many other people in their lives. If you've ever faced a drug charge, then you know how quickly friends' and family members' attitudes can change towards you. It's a great comfort to know that you have an ally that will always act in your best interest without judgment or bias.
At the Leventis Law Firm, we do everything within our power to lessen the damage and look for advantages in your case.
If you've been charged with drug crimes, call a drug crime attorney at the Leventis Law Firm to put our experience and skill to work for you.
The best defense begins as soon as you call your attorney. Don't hesitate to call our team at (803) 256-0113 today.