Drug Crimes

Drug Crime Defense Attorney West Palm Beach

Located In West Palm Beach, Fl And Serving Clients Throughout Florida

In Florida, drug crimes are a general category for a variety of criminal offenses. These can include possession, possession with the intent to sell, distribution, drug trafficking and more. Drug crimes are common, particularly in South Florida. If you were arrested for a drug crime, having an experienced attorney by your side is key as the penalties associated with these crimes is often much more severe than people realize.

If you have been arrested for a drug crime in Florida, you need the experience and expertise we can offer as Drug Crime Defense attorneys here in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, and nearby south Florida communities. Drug offenses are aggressively prosecuted in the state and depending on the amount of drugs you have, you could face felony charges and harsh penalties.

Possible Drug Crime Charges

In Florida, you can be charged with a variety of drug-related offenses, which can include:

  • Possession of drugs, including marijuana, or drug-related paraphernalia
  • Delivering drugs
  • The manufacturing of narcotics
  • Drug trafficking or distribution
  • Harvesting a narcotic – such as growing marijuana
  • Fraudulent selling or possessing prescription medications (opioids)
  • Possession with the intent to sell
  • Using a drug illegally

Arrested for a Drug Offense? If You Need Help Call (561)-444-9529 NOW!

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Penalties You Could Face

If you are convicted of a drug crime in Florida, you could face harsher penalties than other states, including:

  • First Degree Misdemeanors – Includes fines up to $1,000 and up to one year in prison.
  • First Degree Felony – Includes fines up to $10,000 and up to 30 years in prison.
  • Drug Trafficking Offenses – Includes fines up to $500,000 and up to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

Lost of Driving Privileges: Convictions for possession can also result in an automatic one-year suspension of your driver’s license.

Criminal Record: A criminal record for drug crimes could also affect you personally – even if you never go to jail. You could lose your job, ability to get housing or even financial aid. Your personal relationships could also suffer.

Contact The West Palm Beach Drug Crimes Defense Attorneys

The team at Farkas & Crowley can help you with your drug crime case. We have successfully defended those who have been arrested for possession, trafficking, and even the sale of drugs. We will work vigorously on your behalf.

Contact us 24/7 to arrange a free case evaluation with one of our skilled attorneys at (561)-444-9529.

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Looking for a criminal law firm? Farkas & Crowley, P.A. are the attorneys for you. They are extremely knowledgeable of the law and go the extra mile for their clients. Their expertise and impeccable work ethic are hard to beat. Available 24/7. Highly recommended.

-Marla Newman

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500 S. Australian Ave.
6th Floor
West Palm Beach, FL 33401


(561) - 444 - 9529


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