Drug Possession Is Not a Charge You Can Take Lightly
A drug possession charge is prosecuted as a misdemeanor or felony offense in Kentucky depending upon the type and the amount of drugs authorities confiscate. Olsen & Oliver, PLLC, in Paducah has extensive experience protecting the rights, freedoms and futures of people charged with drug possession.
Strong Defense Against Drug Charges
You may face jail time, prison time, heavy fines and other strict penalties. Your personal relationships can suffer, as can your employment and educational opportunities. With so much on the line, it is wise to speak with our skilled criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. We are committed to minimizing the negative effects of drug possession charges.
We work to build effective defense strategies in a wide range of drug cases, including possession of:
- Cocaine or crack
- Methamphetamine (meth or crystal meth)
- Controlled substances and prescription drugs
- Drug paraphernalia
We will explore the legality of the search and seizure procedures used by the police in your case and continue with an examination of the sequence of events that led to your arrest.
Clear Communication and Straightforward Assessments
With the personal attention that our lawyers provide in every case, you will be able to make informed decisions. Depending upon the facts of your case, we may recommend negotiating a plea deal or pursue a jury trial, while keeping you informed every step of the way.
If you face a drug possession charge in Western Kentucky, speak with us before answering any questions from police. The initial consultation is free. Call 270-575-3500 or use our online contact form to schedule an appointment.