Florida Drug Crimes Defense Lawyers
Drug possession for sale, also referred to as possession with intent to distribute (PWID) is a higher offense than drug possession with the sole intention of personal use. Specific charges will depend upon the type and amount of the drug or drugs involved. Common forms of illegal drugs are marijuana, cocaine, heroin, and methamphetamines. Illegally obtained prescription medications and drugs also fall under this category.
At LeavenLaw in St. Petersburg, our experienced drug crimes defense attorneys know what it takes to discount the prosecution’s faulty theories and prove innocence. In any drug case involving possession for sale, the intent of the accused must be proven. That is where we come in. Whether it is through showing improper search and seizure methods or proving a lack of real evidence regarding intent to distribute or sell, we will fight to protect your rights and future.
Drug Possession for Sale in Florida
A drug possession for sale charge in Florida may carry a misdemeanor or felony charge, depending upon the circumstances. The type of drug as well as the amount will play a part in sentencing. The location of the possession with the intent to distribute is a factor as well – for instance if it is within 1,000 feet of a school, church, or public recreation center during daytime hours, the charge and possible penalties will escalate.
If you are under investigation for drug possession for sale or have been accused of this offense, it is essential that you retain an experienced lawyer who can successfully defend your case both in and out of the courtroom. Our attorneys are familiar with what it takes to reverse a charge or avoid a conviction altogether.
Accused of drug possession with the intent for sale? Contact us today! (855) 532-8365