Information About Being Charged With A Drug-Related Crime In South Carolina
Drug and narcotic charges can carry serious penalties and fines so it is important to hire a seasoned drug defense attorney to protect you and your rights. A knowledgeable criminal defense attorney can educate and advocate for you while crafting a smart defense strategy unique to your situation.
The lawyers at Bannister, Wyatt & Stalvey, LLC are well-versed in creating successful, solid criminal defenses for all types of drug charges – from misdemeanors to federal cases.
What You Should Know:
Most criminal drug charges stem from possession, manufacturing, distributing or trafficking drugs or narcotics (“controlled substances,” as the law refers to them). These crimes carry a wide range of different consequences – some life-altering. The type of substance can greatly impact potential outcomes and each drug crime requires a different defense strategy.
What Should You Do Next?
Hire an attorney with experience defending against drug charges as early as possible after you are charged. This step will help you achieve the best possible resolution to your case. An attorney will help you understand any state or federal consequences of the charge and analyze your situation to find weaknesses in the prosecution’s case.
The criminal defense attorneys at Bannister, Wyatt and Stalvey have over 35 years’ experience defending against drug-related charges. Contact our law offices today for an initial consultation to discuss the details of your case confidentially. Give us a call at 864-298-0084, or contact us using the form provided.