Put A Dedicated Valdosta Drug Trafficking Defense Lawyer On Your Side
When the stakes are high, you need legal representation from an experienced Georgia drug trafficking trial lawyer. At Jody D. Peterman, LLC, our Valdosta criminal defense attorney selectively handles the kind of complex drug trafficking cases that others are afraid to take.
Whether you have already been arrested or you believe you are under investigation, there is no time to wait. Contact our criminal defense law firm today to start protecting your rights and freedom.
What Is Drug Trafficking?
When people are arrested for allegedly possessing a significant quantity of drugs, it is not unusual for prosecutors to try to bring drug trafficking charges. This is especially true if you are suspected of crossing state lines, such as between south Georgia and north Florida. However, being in possession of a large amount of drugs does not necessarily mean you were trafficking or even intending to distribute a controlled substance.
In Georgia, drug trafficking is defined as knowingly being in actual or constructive possession of certain Schedule I or Schedule II controlled substances at certain quantities as specified in the law. Whether you purchase, sell, manufacture, deliver or bring the drugs into Georgia, that can result in felony drug charges. Drugs commonly associated with trafficking include:
The penalties for a drug trafficking conviction are harsh. Don’t let the prosecution’s efforts go unchallenged. You need to put an experienced and skilled drug charge defense lawyer on your side today. At Jody D. Peterman, LLC, we have experience in all types of drug crime cases. Let us start building your drug crime defense case as soon as possible.
Contact Jody D. Peterman, LLC
Every case is unique, and so is every story. We want to hear your side. Whatever the situation may be, getting us involved as early as possible is the best way to start protecting your rights and future. Call Jody D. Peterman, LLC, at 229-588-2608 or use our contact form to arrange a consultation. Your best defense starts here.