In Florida, drug trafficking is a felony offense punishable by a lengthy prison sentence and thousands of dollars in fines. You can be charged with drug trafficking for possessing large quantities of illicit substances. Other grounds for trafficking charges include:
In some cases, drug trafficking charges can be reduced to lesser offenses such as simple possession. Other potential grounds for dismissal include unlawful search or seizure, lack of reliability of a confidential informant and violations of your constitutional rights. A thorough examination of all the facts and evidence is essential to challenging the criminal charges against you.
When it comes to fighting complex drug charges, experience matters. At Dobson, Davis & Smith, a criminal defense firm in Tallahassee, our drug trafficking defense attorneys have extensive trial experience not only in criminal defense, but also in prosecution and law enforcement. We have successfully handled numerous drug crime cases in both state and federal courts. Our more than 80 years of combined legal experience translates to effective advocacy at any stage of criminal proceedings. We offer insightful legal guidance from the pre-indictment investigation stage through trial.
Our firm handles cases involving trafficking in any type of controlled substance such as:
- Prescription drugs
- Synthetic drugs
We represent clients from all walks of life, including college and high school students whose educational futures are in jeopardy as a result of the charges. We are skilled at detecting weaknesses in the state's case and protecting our clients' rights throughout the process. Our goal is to achieve the most favorable outcome possible in every case, whether that means avoiding jail time, mitigating the long-term consequences or preserving a clean criminal record. We will work diligently to defend your liberty and future.
Free Consultation · Contact Our Leon County Felony Drug Charge Defense Attorneys
If you are facing charges for selling illegal prescription drugs or engaging in other forms of drug trafficking, you deserve a solid legal defense. Our defense team is a powerhouse of legal resources and experience. To arrange a free initial consultation with one of our lawyers, call 850-270-0412 or toll free 888-339-2943. You can also contact us online.
We offer standard weekday hours as well as evening and weekend appointments by request. Our office is conveniently located across from the governor's mansion in Tallahassee.