Jackson, TN Drug Crimes Lawyer
Aggressive Advocacy You Can Trust in Madison County
If you are facing charges for any type of drug crime, you need the representation of a skilled attorney. The Law Office of Marcus A. Lipham is prepared to defend your case from every possible angle.
Our Jackson drug crimes lawyer is an aggressive advocate for those whose freedom is at stake. We are passionately committed to achieving positive outcomes for our clients and have a proven track record for getting their charges reduced and dismissed.
Drug Offenses in Tennessee
In Tennessee, drug crimes are taken seriously and punished severely. While simple drug possession is charged as a misdemeanor, all other drug violations are felonies.
There are several types of drug offenses, including:
- Simple possession, casual exchange
- Possession with intent to sell
- Drug trafficking and conspiracy
- Sale of a controlled substance
- Drug manufacturing
The penalties for drug offenses are often harsh and depend on a variety of elements. Factors for determining a sentence include the schedule classification of the controlled substance, the quantity of the drug, and criminal history. It is crucial that you work with an aggressive criminal defense lawyer who can question the evidence against you.
Possible penalties for a drug crime include:
- Jail prison
- Forfeiture of property
- Driver’s license suspension
- Community service
Put Up the Best Fight You Can
There are several advantages to hiring the Law Office of Marcus A. Lipham to help you go through this challenging time. First, if you have been falsely accused, we can help you prove your innocence.
Second, we can gather evidence to show that your rights were violated during the search and seizure or arrest process. Finally, we can work to reduce your charges and try to negotiate a deal to keep your criminal record clean.
For reliable counsel from a fierce legal warrior, call (731) 207-4488 today.
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