State Drug Offenses
Drug offenses are treated harshly in the criminal justice system and you must be prepared to mount a defense that is based on a detailed understanding of search and seizure law and an understanding of the science of drug testing and proper lab procedures. A drug conviction on your record can affect your ability to obtain a job or get a loan among other consequences. You will need a drug defense lawyer who will scrutinize the facts of the case, looking for a ways in which your constitutional or statutory rights may have been violated. In general, evidence seized by police in violation of the law must be excluded from evidence. My experience as a former prosecutor and drug defense attorney who practices criminal law exclusively helps me to achieve more favorable outcomes for my clients. Since 1998 I have been handling drug cases, as a prosecutor and now as a criminal defense attorney. I am experienced in handling cases involving:
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You will need an attorney who will scrutinize the police conduct in the case, always looking for ways in which they may have violated your constitutional or statutory rights in obtaining evidence. In general, evidence seized by police in violation of the law must be excluded from evidence.
My experience as a former prosecutor and attorney who practices criminal law exclusively helps me to negotiate a more favorable outcome for my clients. I have handled hundreds of drug cases and tried drug cases ranging from simple possession of marijuana to multi- defendant Federal drug conspiracy cases. I have tried over seventy five cases and have received numerous favorable verdicts for my clients.
I am experienced in drug crime laws, the various consequences for conviction and the ways in which they can be defended successfully. If you have been arrested or are presently under investigation for a drug offense including possession, possession with intent to deliver or delivery of any drug including marijuana, methamphetamine, heroin, or any prescription drug, contact us immediately.
In addition to potential fines, probation or jail time, a conviction for most drug offenses will result in a loss of driver's license.
If you have been charged with a drug-related crime, call us today, at 972 369 0577, or contact us online to schedule a free consultation. Derk Wadas is Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He represents client in Drug Defense cases, serving Plano, Frisco, McKinney and all of Collin County Texas through the law firm Wadas Law Office.