Drug Crimes

Drug Charge Defense Lawyers Delaware

drug crimes

In the state of Delaware being accused of any drug related crime is a very serious offense. Narcotics offenses, much like DUI charges and other crimes, can very quickly become very costly due to fines, court costs, legal fees etc. They can also jeopardize many areas of your life such as employability, driving privileges, academic status and your freedom. In addition, conviction of a drug crime can often lead to a prison sentence and legal penalties that stay with you for years to come.

Narcotics Crimes

In this day and age there are many different types of drug crimes you can be charged with. Some are more serious in terms of legal repercussions. Also, some are more costly than others depending on the type of drug, amount and what your intentions are. A skilled and tenacious Delaware Narcotics Crime Defense Lawyer, such as myself, can defend you against all types of narcotics crimes including, but not limited to:

Types of Narcotics

As your attorney I will relentlessly fight to protect your rights no matter what type of drug or narcotic you were caught with such as:

  • Methamphetamines/Crystal Meth
  • Ecstasy
  • Hashish
  • Cocaine and crack cocaine
  • Prescription Painkillers such as Percocet, Vicodin, Norco’s and Tramadol
  • Heroin
  • Prescription Anxiety Medications i.e. Valium, Xanaa and other Benzo’s
  • Marijuana

Delaware Drug Crime Mandatory Minimum Sentences

Drug crimes equal jail time. Whether it is a simple possession charge or drug trafficking you are looking at a lengthy jail or prison sentence. If you are a repeat offender of drug crimes your situation is pretty bleak without the help of an experienced Delaware defense attorney handling drug crimes. Some of the mandatory sentencing guidelines for Delaware drug crime convictions are jail.prison sentences, probation, fines, fees, community service, loss of child custody, loss of drivers’ license and more. If you are on probation or parole when arrested for a drug offense your bad situation will be made much worse. You cannot face this without the help of our Wilmington, Delaware drug crime attorneys. They are very familiar with Delaware mandatory sentences for drug charges. Let them do everything in their power to obtain the best possible outcome for you.

Drug Crimes And In Out Of State Representation

I understand that Delaware is a very transient place. People come here from all over for school, work, shopping excursions and vacation in Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach and Lewes, Delaware. This is particularly true of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Washington D.C. and Northern Virginia residents. No matter what you are in Delaware for if you have been arrested for a narcotics crime I have the skills, knowledge and resources to effectively represent you. I will do everything in my power to obtain you the most favorable outcome based on the circumstances regarding your case.

Contact Delaware Drug Crimes Defense Lawyer Brian J. Chapman

Being charged with a drug crime, or drug crimes, is to be taken very seriously in Delaware. I will do everything in their power to get you the most favorable outcome possible in your drug crime case. My goal will be to have your charges dropped or dismissed but that is not always an option. You can rest assured knowing that I will do everything in my power to minimize the negative repercussions of your pending charges. I will thoroughly review your case and the circumstances surrounding your arrest. Call me, Delaware Drug Crimes Defense Lawyer Brian J. Chapman at 302-455-0505. You may also email me here.