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Knowledgeable Narcotics And Drug Defense Attorney In Washtenaw County

Drug possession charges can significantly impact your future. If you have been charged with possessing small or large amounts of illegal substances, I can help. I have been protecting the rights of my clients in Michigan for more than 30 years. I know how to best present your case to the court to obtain the most favorable results based on your situation.

If you have been charged with drug possession, contact my Washtenaw County law firm by email or call 734-274-6567 for personal, cost-effective representation. I will work with you to keep you out of jail and get your life back on track.

As an experienced defense/trial attorney for criminal charges, I know what arguments to make and what evidence to obtain in order to best represent you. I have a substantial understanding of many areas of drug and drug possession law, including:

  • Cocaine possession
  • Prescription narcotic possession
  • Methamphetamines
  • Drug manufacturing and sale

Whether you are an adult or college student struggling with drug charges, I will work with you to improve your situation. I can help you become enrolled in rehabilitation classes or treatment and take other steps that show the court you are motivated to improve your circumstances. I am familiar with many options that can help better the court’s perception of you and benefit your case.

Constructive Versus Actual Possession

There are two different types of possession associated with drug charges — actual and constructive. If you can assert dominion and control over a substance, you are said to have constructive possession, even if it is not on your body. This could include situations where drugs are present in your dorm room, motor vehicle, fraternity, sorority or in your apartment. Actual possession consists of having the illegal substance on your person. Police are able to charge for illegally holding drugs if you qualify for either of these types of possession.

Contact A Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer

I represent clients throughout Washtenaw County in drug and drug possession defense. If you have questions regarding a police search and seizure, contact my Ann Arbor law office online or call 734-274-6567. We will discuss your case and determine what the best options are for your legal representation.