Ohio Drug Offense
The state of Ohio takes drug offenses very seriously. In Ohio, conviction on a drug offense can result in steep fines, jail time or house arrest, confinement to rehabilitation facility, and even forfeiture of a home, car or other property that was as used in the commission of a drug crime. A drug conviction can cause you to lose your right to vote, and can prevent you from finding meaningful employment long after you’ve served your sentence. If you are convicted under federal drug enforcement laws, penalties could be far more severe. With so much at stake, it’s vital you retain the representation of an experienced Ohio drug offense attorney to ensure your rights are protected.
At Wright Schulte LLC, our Ohio drug offense attorneys are committed to the ideal that all criminal defendants are innocent until proven guilty. We are proud of our record of success representing defendants in criminal cases, and will use this experience to mount the most effective defense possible on your behalf. Whether you’ve been charged with Ohio or federal drug charges, including possession, distribution, or trafficking, our drug offense attorneys our will stand up for you in court, in front of prosecutors, law enforcement authorities, and judges. To learn more about all of the ways our firm can help, we urge you to contact Wright Schulte LLC for a free, no obligation drug offense legal evaluation today.
Ohio Drug Enforcement Laws
In Ohio, drug offenses as classified as either “drug defined” or “drug related.” Drug defined offenses involve the violation of a law regulating or prohibiting the manufacture, possession, distribution or use of illegal drug. Drug related violations involve crimes that a motivated by defendant’s use of drugs. Examples of drug related offenses include a theft committed in order to obtain the funds needed to buy drugs, or an act of violence committed against a rival drug dealer. Drug crimes can also be charged as federal offenses under the federal Controlled Substances Act.
At Wright Schulte LLC, our drug offense lawyers provide representation to individuals facing all manner of drug defined and drug related offenses, including:
- Drug Possession
- Drug Manufacturing
- Drug Trafficking
- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
- Possession with Intent to Sell
- Felony Drug Possession
- Prescription Drug Charges
- Drug Conspiracy
- Deception to Obtain
- Doctor Shopping
- Drug Cultivation
The Ohio drug offense lawyers at Wright Schulte LLC take an aggressive approach to defending our clients. They’ll thoroughly investigate your case, and compile all of the police records, witness statements, and other relevant evidence needed to mount a vigorous defense on your behalf. Once they know all of the facts, our drug offense lawyers will be able to advise you of the probable outcome of your case and all of the options available to you, including going to trial and possible plea arrangements. In many cases, our attorneys are able to get first-time offenders enrolled in treatment programs that may make it possible to have the drug charges dropped by the state or dismissed by the court.
Ohio Drug Offense Evaluations
If you or a loved one have been accused a drug offense in Ohio, it is vital you retain skilled and aggressive legal counsel at once. If you’re looking for an Ohio drug offense law firm that will guarantee the aggressive, personalized and loyal representation you deserve, please do not hesitate to contact Wright Schulte LLC today. For a drug offense legal evaluation, simply fill out the online form on the right, or give Wright Schulte LLC a call, toll-free, at 1-800- 365-2602.