Tallahassee Drug Crime Attorney
Fighting Drug Charges in Florida
A drug conviction carries potentially life-altering consequences that can
affect your freedom and your ability to pursue certain careers. It is
also important to note that drug charges in Florida are normally filed
as a state felony or
misdemeanor, but can also be charged as a
federal crime. If you are facing such charges, choose an aggressive
criminal defense lawyer in Tallahassee that can form an effective defense that adequately
protect your rights.
The Law Office of Nathan Prince is
prepared to represent you, no matter how involved your charges are or if you have a prior criminal
record. From thorough investigations to courtroom management, our drug
crime attorney strives to navigate our clients through the legal system
Potential Florida drug charges include:
- Possession of a Controlled Substance
- Illegal Possession of Prescription Drugs
- Possession with Intent to Sell
- Drug Trafficking
- Marijuana Possession
- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Contact us today to find out how our
Tallahassee drug defense lawyer can help!
Florida's Drug Schedule
Schedule I - Drugs with the highest potential for abuse and no recognized medical
use, including LSD and heroin.
Schedule II - Drugs with high potential for abuse and limited medical use, including
opium, cocaine, and Adderall.
Schedule III - Drugs with a lower potential for abuse than Schedule I or II drugs,
including hormonal substances, steroids, and barbituric acid.
Schedule IV - Drugs with lower potential for abuse and accepted medical uses, including
Ambien and Xanax.
Schedule V - Drugs with the lowest potential for abuse and accepted medical uses,
including cough medications and low quantities of codeine.
Drug Crime Penalties in Florida
First-Degree Felony: Up to 30 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000
Second-Degree Felony: Up to 15 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000
Third-Degree Felony: Up to five years in prison and a fine of up to $5,000
First-Degree Misdemeanor: Up to a year in jail and a fine of up to $1,000
Second-Degree Misdemeanor: Up to 60 days in jail and a fine of up to $500
Free Consultation - Call Our Drug Crimes Lawyer Today
No matter your situation,
Attorney Prince has experience as a former prosecutor, allowing him to know what strategies
to use in forming a thorough defense. Time is of the essence.
Call our Tallahassee criminal defense attorneys at
(850) 601-5690 to receive a
free consultation. You have nothing to lose by giving our firm a call.
We can assist clients in
Leon, Wakulla, Jefferson, Gadsden, Franklyn, Liberty, Madison, Taylor,
Suwanee, Calhoun, Washington, Gulf, Bay, Holmes, Okaloosa, and Walton Counties.