Both state and federal laws relating to drug possession make it a crime for an individual to knowingly have illegal controlled substances in their possession. Such substances include:
- Prescription drugs
The laws in many states also make it a crime to possess precursor chemicals for drug manufacturing or cultivation.
Drug possession laws differ depending on drug type and amount, but the penalties can be severe. It is vital that you obtain a skilled drug crime defense attorney if you are facing any drug crime charge.
In his more than four decades of experience as a prosecutor and defense attorney, Ron Cordova has handled a great number of criminal cases of drug possession. Ron’s thorough knowledge of the criminal justice system allows him to help protect the best interests of his clients. Not only does he recognize that sentences for drug possession convictions can be severe, but he also realizes that many individuals who are charged with possession are not actually guilty of the crime.
Increasing Your Chances Of Success If You Are Dealing With Narcotics Charges
In Orange County courts as well as federal courts across the nation, attorney Ron Cordova is a recognized criminal defense lawyer. Throughout his lengthy career, Ron has tried more than 150 jury trials, many of which involved individuals charged with drug possession. Due to his experience, Ron knows the best strategies to help make a good outcome for the client more likely. At the beginning of his successful career, Ron served as a prosecutor. He knows what strategies to expect from the prosecution in drug possession cases. No matter the nature of your case, you can depend on Ron for good advice and invaluable assistance.
Contact Us Before You Go To Court
For each of his clients, attorney Ron Cordova makes it a point to learn every detail of a case before going to court. This ensures that his clients are represented as well as possible.
If you’ve been charged with drug possession, your main priority should be to obtain qualified legal counsel as soon as possible. Call the office of Ron Cordova, Attorney-At-Law, in Irvine, California, at 949-769-2175 if you would like to speak to a skilled criminal defense attorney about your case. You can also contact the firm online to make an appointment for a free consultation.