Experienced Drug Crimes Defense Lawyers In Franklin County
A drug charge can turn your life upside down. Getting arrested is a humiliating experience that puts your future in the hands of the criminal justice system. You face jail time, probation, community service and the possibility of a permanent criminal record that could follow you for the rest of your life. Background checks are a fact of life, and having a drug conviction on your record could have a lasting and negative effect on your life.
Defending You From Drug Charges
At Tickle Law Office, our lawyers are here to defend you from both the short- and long-term consequences of a drug arrest. From our law office in Lewisburg, North Carolina, we represent clients throughout Franklin and neighboring counties. We handle all types of felony and misdemeanor drug charges, including:
- Cultivation or manufacturing
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Conspiracy or attempt to commit a drug crime
North Carolina law punishes individuals for possessing or selling a wide range of substances, including marijuana, cocaine and synthetic drugs like DMT, spice and bath salts. They also prosecute people for crimes related to prescription drugs like fentanyl and oxycodone.
Addiction Should Not Be Treated Like A Crime
In our experience, many, if not most, people arrested on drug charges are struggling with addiction. If an addiction led to your arrest, our lawyers will work to show the prosecutor that treatment is appropriate, not incarceration. Our priority is to resolve the charges against you with as little long-term impact on your life as possible.