Drug trafficking is one of the most serious criminal offenses, and typically results in being charged with a first degree felony. A number of acts can constitute “drug trafficking.” These include manufacturing, selling, purchasing, or delivering an illegal controlled substance. If you have been charged with drug trafficking, it is necessary that you call an attorney immediately. Our Little Rock, Arkansas office has extensive experience defending drug trafficking charges. Contact us today for a free consultation.
Little Rock lawyers aggressively defending those charged with drug trafficking in Arkansas
Drug trafficking cases are tried in both state and federal court. Prosecutors are relentless in their pursuit of trafficking offenses. Substances typically involved in these cases include:
Penalties increase for “harder” drugs that are considered more addictive. A sentence may be increased even further if drugs were sold to a minor or in a school zone. In addition to prison time you may be facing the government’s seizure of property, mandatory forfeit of all profits made from drug sales, the loss of your driver’s license, and the loss of any professional licenses. If you or a loved one are charged with trafficking then it is a very serious situation and there is no time to waste. Contact an attorney immediately.
The criminal defense lawyers at Benca & Johnston will aggressively protect your interests. Our attorneys regularly practice in federal court as well as in state court and understand the complexities of trafficking cases. When you retain our office we will immediately begin our investigation including visiting the scene at which you were arrested. We will go through all of the evidence with a fine-tooth comb and file any possible Motions to exclude evidence or statements from Court. In a situation such as this the prosecution will be relentless. We will mount an equally vigorous defense on your behalf. We have defended the rights of citizens throughout Arkansas and are ready to assist you.
High quality trial litigators defending Little Rock residents
If you are charged with drug trafficking, trying to beat the charges at trial may be your best option. Our attorneys are not afraid of a courtroom. We are a collaborative group and use our combined knowledge to construct the best defense possible for each and every one of our clients. We always explain your options and construct a case based on your wishes and opinions. Our attorneys stay in regular communication with all of our clients and understand that we work for you, and value what you want to do. Contact our Little Rock office today.