Drug Charges

While there are various types of Drug Charges, with varying conviction penalties, all Drug Crimes are typically prosecuted in an aggressive manner by the State Attorney's Office, or by Federal Prosecutors, depending upon the nature and specifics of the alleged drug crime.

From simple drug possession to drug trafficking, if you are arrested and charged with a drug crime, you have been caught in the crosshairs in the government's political war on drugs.

Seeking legal advice and representation is one of the first things you should do in a drug crime case.

The Figueroa Law Firm, P.A., represents the legal rights and goals of those involved in drug charge defense or other criminal defense issues in Orlando, Florida, and the Surrounding Central Florida area. For a confidential legal consultation, please call 407-217-1836.

Drug Crimes involve illegal drugs, illegally obtained prescription drugs, or certain other chemicals.

The degree of Drug Crime you are charged with typically depends upon:

  • The Type of Drug
  • Amount or Weight of the Drug
  • The perceived intention regarding the drugs, i.e. personal use, for sale, distribution, or trafficking
  • And sometimes, your prior criminal record

The most common drug crime charges in the Orlando and Central Florida area include:

  • Drug Possession
  • Obtaining a controlled substance by fraud
  • Possession with intent to distribute
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Sale and/or Delivery
  • Attempted sale of illegal drugs or controlled substances
  • Possession of paraphernalia or manufacturing equipment
  • Distributing illegal drugs or controlled substances
  • Manufacturing and cultivation

Drug crime charges commonly involve the follow types of drugs and chemicals:

MarijuanaGHB
CocaineKetamine
CrackMethamphetamines
HeroinAnd various prescription drugs which include, but are not limited to Oxycontin, Codeine, Vicodin, Oxycodone, Hydrocodone, Xanax, etc...
Ecstasy
LSD

When facing drug charges, hiring experienced drug charge defense attorneys may provide you the best opportunity to achieve your desired outcome, or a fair and reasonable resolution.

If you require professional legal services regarding drug charge defense or other criminal defense issues, be proactive in protecting your legal rights by seeking the legal advice of an experienced Orlando drug charge defense attorney. Contact The Figueroa Law Firm, P.A., by calling 407-217-1836 or use our online case submission form to schedule a confidential legal consultation.