Drug Crime Lawyers
Drug crime charges in New York can range in severity, although all may result in devastating effects on an individual’s personal and professional life. At McCabe Coleman Ventosa & Patterson LLC, our legal team will put up a vigorous defense against charges of criminal possession of a controlled substance:
No matter what drug charges you are facing, it is crucial to retain an experienced New York criminal defense lawyer as early as possible in your case. A criminal drug case has many phases, and a good drug defense attorney will take every opportunity to intervene on your behalf and push back or block the prosecution.
What Should I Expect When Facing a Drug Charge?
A New York drug crimes lawyer approaches the bench with a client. The New York criminal court system is complex, and a criminal drug case can take a long time to make its way through the system. Almost every step of the way, there are opportunities for a skilled defense attorney to negotiate on your behalf.
Before the Arrest
First Appearance and Bail
Drug and Substance Abuse Evaluation
Indictment and Arraignment
The sooner you make the decision to hire an experienced New York drug crimes defense lawyer, the sooner we can get to work on your case. Our legal team will aggressively pursue the many opportunities for early intervention to avoid the costs and risks associated with a trial. However, if your case does end up going to trial, you can trust that the loyal criminal defense litigation team at McCabe Coleman Ventosa & Patterson PLLC, will fight vigorously on your behalf.
What Can Affect My Drug Charges?
There are several factors that play into what charges the state may pursue against you. For example:
Type of Drug
Amount and Intent
Where you were found
Contact a Hudson Valley Drug Crimes Attorney Today
A criminal drug conviction can change your life forever. Even beyond serving the actual sentence, the repercussions can haunt you as you search for jobs and try to build new relationships and repair old ones. Don’t leave the fate of your future in the hands of an attorney who is inexperienced or desperately angling to handle your case on the cheap. Serious charges require serious representation.
Hudson Valley drug defense lawyer John Ventosa fights aggressively for the rights of clients throughout Dutchess County, Orange County, Ulster County and Columbia County, including those living in Poughkeepsie, Marlboro, Kingston, Rhinebeck, Hyde Park, Wappingers Falls, Highland, Kingston, Fishkill, East Fishkill, Staatsburg, Newburgh, and Red Hook.
If you or a loved one is struggling to combat drug charges, contact the understanding and loyal criminal defense team at McCabe Coleman Ventosa & Patterson PLLC, today. We will take swift action in your defense and will be by your side every step of the way to fight for your rights and your freedom. Fill out our online form or call us to speak to a knowledgeable New York criminal defense attorney about your case now.
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With decades of experience handling local, state, and federal criminal defense cases, our Criminal Defense attorneys are dedicated to protecting your rights and getting the results you need to get on with your life.