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Albuquerque Drug Possession Defense Lawyer

If you are tried and found guilty of drug possession charges, you could face severe penalties. Your best ally will be an experienced Albuquerque criminal defense attorney like Erlinda Ocampo Johnson.Gavel

Explaining Drug Possession Charges and Penalties

Drug possession charges stem from an arrest for possessing any type of controlled substance without a prescription or administration by a licensed professional. Possession of controlled substances includes, but is not limited to:

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There are a range of charges for drug possession, from petty misdemeanor to 4th degree felony. Penalties are also dependent upon the type and amount of drug. You could be sentenced to prison for up to a year and ordered to pay fines of up to $1,000. You will also have a drug conviction record, and individuals who are not US residents could face deportation.

Albuquerque Drug Possession Defense Lawyer

If you are facing drug possession charges, the penalties and conviction record could severely effects your life. When you contact the Law Office of Erlinda Ocampo Johnson, LLC, you will have a knowledgeable and skilled Albuquerque criminal defense attorney who will fight aggressively on your behalf.

Ms. Johnson works in partnership with HR Legal Consultants on all drug cases. HR Legal Consultants provide an expert to consult on your case, usually a former federal narcotics law enforcement agent who will analyze the case against you. The expert consultation is built into your fee.

If you have been charged with misdemeanor or felony instance of drug possession, including possession of marijuana, cocaine or heroin, contact Ms. Johnson as soon as possible for a thoughtful and fearless defense.

The Law Office of Erlinda Ocampo Johnson does not handle any case involving crimes against children or minors.