Drug Possession And Distribution Crime Lawyers
From simple possession to distribution or even trafficking in Massachusetts, drug charges are some of the most common criminal offenses. At the Roncone Law Offices, P.C., in Leominster, Massachusetts, we have represented clients charged with various drug charges for over 45 years. The consequences of a drug conviction are severe. A conviction often calls for the suspension of one’s driver’s license and can affect benefits and employment status. It is imperative that a qualified Massachusetts drug defense lawyer review all of the facts and circumstances of your case to ensure you receive the best possible defense.
Lawyers Providing Successful Representation In Drug Cases
The attorneys at the Roncone Law Offices, P.C., have successfully handled all types of drug and drug-related cases in the Massachusetts District Courts, Massachusetts Superior Courts and federal courts. The most commonly charged drug offenses in Massachusetts are drug possession, drug possession with the intent to sell, drug distribution and drug manufacturing. The potential penalties upon conviction of a drug offense are (in most cases) dependent upon the type of drug (“the class”) and the weight (“the quantity”). Our attorneys have handled clients charged with simple possession of a Class D substance (or marijuana) to trafficking, and distribution cases involving crack, heroin, cocaine, Ecstasy, and other prescription or nonprescription drugs or controlled substances.
Convictions Of Drug Offenses In Massachusetts
If convicted of a drug offense in Massachusetts, you could be facing very tough penalties, including mandatory jail sentences and loss of driver’s license(s.) A drug conviction can also affect your employment, educational plans and immigration status. It can also have an effect on your ability to get into the military, a school and/or obtain financial aid. A conviction of a drug-related offense can ultimately result in deportation for un-naturalized persons in the United States.
Have An Experienced Drug Crime Attorney On Your Side
At the Roncone Law Offices, P.C., we will review your charges and work with you to strategize all possible defenses, including, but not limited to: motions to dismiss, motions to suppress evidence, motions to suppress invalid search warrants, trials and plea negotiations (if appropriate). We work with our clients through all stages of the proceedings including:
- Initial investigation, police inquiry, grand jury investigation
- Arrest, arraignment, bail argument (if necessary)
- Pretrial motions, motions to suppress evidence, motions to dismiss
- Plea negotiations, trials, jury trials
- Pre-sentencing evaluations
- Probation violations
If you or someone you know is under investigation for a drug or narcotic offense, or has already been charged, consider contacting one of our experienced drug defense attorneys today in our Leominster, Massachusetts, offices. We regularly provide representation to our Fitchburg and Worcester clientele.