Drug crimes are among the most serious nonviolent crimes that you can be charged with. A charge for possession of a controlled substance can be elevated to possession with intent to deliver for merely having a certain quantity of drugs. Possession of drug paraphernalia can also increase the severity of the charges levied against you. Those who are arrested for drug crimes face a myriad of criminal penalties, including jail and prison time, large fines, probation, community service, and more. At the Law Offices of Michael P. Schmiege, our Chicago drug crimes defense lawyers are committed to providing aggressive, informed defense for individuals charged with drug-related offenses.
We can provide legal representation for any type of drug crime, and if you have any questions concerning your case, please do not hesitate to call our office to speak with a member of our legal team. Additionally, you can schedule a free consultation regarding your case, during which we can give you more information about topics such as:
When your freedom is on the line, do not settle for anything but the best. Do not let your future be spent in prison! Call our office today! Our firm serves clients in Chicago, Riverside, North Riverside, Evanston, Cicero, Maywood, Melrose Park, Oak Park River Forest, Berwyn, and the surrounding areas.
If you have been charged with a drug crime, contact a Chicago drug crimes defense lawyer at the Law Offices of Michael P. Schmiege to schedule a case review at no charge.
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