Austin Drug Crimes Attorney
Our Skilled Legal Team Can Protect Your Future
If you have been arrested for a drug crime in Austin, the consequences could be severe. Depending on the type of offense and amount of drugs involved, you could face jail time and hefty fines. Even if it is your first offense, Texas courts take drug crimes seriously—which is why it’s important to get an experienced criminal defense attorney by your side right away.
At The Law Offices of Will Mitchell, we understand how intimidating the legal system can seem when facing charges related to drug crimes in Austin. Our team has 18+ years of experience protecting individuals from harsh punishments associated with these types of offenses. We are committed to helping our clients achieve the best possible outcome through aggressive representation.
Contact us today at (512) 858-8611 for a free consultation!
Types of Drug Crimes in Texas
Drug crimes in Texas can range from possession to manufacturing and trafficking, and the state courts take a tough stance on these types of offenses. At The Law Offices of Will Mitchell, we understand how intimidating the legal system can seem when facing drug-related charges. Our experienced criminal defense attorneys are dedicated to helping our clients achieve the best possible outcome through aggressive representation.
Some of the drug-related crimes you can be charged with include:
- Possession of drugs/controlled substances (e.g., marijuana, cocaine, heroin)
- Distribution or sale of drugs/controlled substances
- Manufacturing or cultivating controlled substances
- Trafficking illegal drugs
- Prescription fraud (forging prescriptions for narcotics)
- Possession with intent to distribute
- Drug paraphernalia possession
- Driving under the influence of drugs
Possessing drugs in Travis County can have severe consequences, including lengthy imprisonment, probation, substantial fines, mandatory drug treatment, community service, driver's license suspension, and a permanent mark on your record. Furthermore, any drug possession charge may harm your reputation and harm your relationships with loved ones, making it crucial to have a reliable and experienced defense attorney by your side.
We Defend Drug Crime Clients Throughout Travis County & Central Texas
We understand the fear and uncertainty that comes with facing charges related to drug crimes in Austin. Our team is dedicated to providing our clients with compassionate legal representation while also being aggressive against prosecution. We know how important it is for you to protect your future, and we are committed to helping you achieve the best possible outcome through our experienced criminal defense attorneys.
Possible defenses and strategies we may employ:
- Lack of knowledge or intent
- Illegal search or seizure by law enforcement officers
- Insufficient evidence for conviction
- Entrapment by police officers
- Misidentification as the perpetrator
- Involuntary intoxication (drugs were unknowingly taken)
- The drugs do not belong to the accused individual
- Duress (the accused was forced into committing a crime)
If you don't have a competent drug crimes attorney to represent you, your chances of avoiding a wrongful conviction are slim. Given the harsh penalties for drug offenses, including long prison terms, it's best not to take any risks.
Contact The Law Offices of Will Mitchell today for a free consultation and find out how we can help defend your future. Our experienced criminal defense attorneys will fight to protect your rights and ensure you achieve the best possible outcome in your case.
Call (512) 858-8611 now to get started. Attorney Will Mitchell and our team will be eager to discuss your Austin drug crime case in detail.
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