Drug Offenses

Drug Offenses Defense Attorney in Temecula – Murrieta

Drug Defense Attorney in Temecula - MurrietaDrug Offenses – An arrest for Drug Possession or Drug Trafficking can change your life. A drug conviction can result in incarceration, huge fines, or long periods of probation. Moreover, you could also be faced with a job loss, challenges in finding new work, or even immigration consequences if you are not a citizen. When the stakes are high like this, you need to select an experienced Temecula criminal defense lawyer who will level the playing field on your behalf.

Different Types of Drug Offenses & Charges

Temecula Criminal Defense Attorney Lewis Khashan is prepared to handle a wide range of cases in the either the state or the federal courts here in California.

Temecula Criminal Law attorney Lewis Khashan routinely defends clients against drug offenses charges including those involving the following:

  • Drug Possession
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Drug Paraphernalia
  • Drug Possession with intent to sell or deliver
  • Manufacture or cultivation of controlled substances
  • Methamphetamine
  • Marijuana
  • Cocaine
  • Ecstasy
  • Heroin

Drug charges against you can be dismissed or reduced if:

  • The officer did not have a valid reason to stop you.
  • The officer did not have a valid reason to search you, your home, or your vehicle.
  • Your consent to the search was not free and voluntary or the officer exceeded the scope of your consent.
  • You agree to only talk to the police officer in the presence of your attorney.
  • The officer cannot prove that you were in possession of the drugs.
  • If charges are not dismissed, but resulted from chemical dependency, your case may be referred to rehabilitation.
  • Drug court focuses on treatment rather than punishment. (not available on Trafficking cases or Federal cases)

Questions your criminal defense attorney might ask:

  • Did someone else own the vehicle you were in?
  • Did someone else own the place you were in?
  • Were there other passengers in your vehicle?
  • Were there other people with you in the place where the drugs were found?
  • In what part of the vehicle or place were the drugs found?
  • How near to the drugs were you?
  • Can the police prove that you were in control of the place where the drugs were found?

Hire the Best Private Criminal Defense Lawyer you can afford

Hiring the best private criminal defense lawyer you can will often determine where your life goes from here. Will you get punished for something you didn’t do?  Will you end up with a harsher punishment than you deserve? We know that persons who settle for overworked public defenders will often receive harsher financial fines, longer incarcerations and probation than those who hire private criminal defense attorneys who spend the time necessary to get to know their clients and then fight vigorously on their behalf.

Reasonable Legal Fees

Experienced criminal defense should not be out-of-reach of average people. We offer our clients reasonable fees. Getting experienced and knowledgeable legal help should not put you in the poor house. Our fees are extremely reasonable. Additionally, we accept credit cards and on a case-by-case basis can even make payment plan arrangements when necessary. .

If you’re looking for a criminal defense lawyer in the Temecula Valley who will passionately fight for your rights, protect your interests, and offer an expert advice to the predicament you find yourself entangled, you’ve found him.

Do you have questions about your case?

Please complete our Criminal Defense Case Evaluation Form for answers to your questions. For immediate assistance, call us today at (951) 225-4130 for a free, confidential consultation. Evening and weekend
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