Drug Charges Defense
Drug Charges Attorney in Houston :: The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp
The State of Texas imposes harsh penalties for drug convictions including steep fines and extensive prison sentences. You can even end up in jail as a result of a first-time drug possession charge. No matter how large or small that you feel your Houston drug case is, you need an experienced Houston drug possession lawyer protecting your rights.
Serious drug charges call for a serious and skilled defense. At The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp, we will go over the evidence against you with a fine toothed comb to ensure that your case is resolved in the best way possible. We will vigorously defend all drug charges from misdemeanor possession to federal trafficking, including the following violations:
- Possession with intent to sell or distribute illicit or prescription drugs
- Manufacturing controlled substances
- Possession of chemicals used in drug manufacturing
- Unlawful possession of prescription drugs
Houston Drug Lawyers
Our firm can assist you with charges involving illicit drugs such as marijuana, cocaine or crack, heroin, LSD (acid), mescaline, amphetamines or methamphetamines, steroids, or MDMA (Ecstasy). We can also help with prescription drug offenses involving substances such as Xanax, hydrocodone, codeine, Soma, or Oxycontin.
The Houston attorneys at The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp will work tirelessly to protect your rights and either have your charges reduced or dropped altogether. We are often successful at persuading many Houston judges to recommend treatment or counseling in lieu of incarceration.
Drug Defense Lawyer in Houston
In order to secure the best outcome in your Houston drug case, our lawyers will fully investigate the case against you by determining whether or not your detention and the search and seizure of your property were conducted legally. We will also find out whether you were properly advised of your Miranda rights. Often, the government has difficulty in proving possession beyond a reasonable doubt if the items were not on your person. In prescription drug cases, you may have had the authority to have possession of the substance.
Finding out the answers to these questions, and others, is critical to defending you against a drug charge. The Houston criminal lawyers at The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp have the knowledge and experience to find the answers and fight your Houston drug charge. Contact The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp, today to learn more about our defense services.