Looking for a lawyer for drug charges in Michigan? Look no further! Here at the Law Offices Of Barton Morris, we specialize in criminal defense cases involving drugs. Whether you are facing misdemeanor or felony charges, we can help. Our team of experienced attorneys knows the ins and outs of the Michigan legal system and will work tirelessly to get you the best possible outcome in your case. Don’t wait any longer – contact us today for a free consultation!
Misdemeanor Drug Charges in Michigan
If you are facing misdemeanor drug charges in Michigan, you may be wondering what to expect. The first thing you should know is that you have the right to an attorney. If you cannot afford one, the court will appoint one for you. The next thing to know is that there are a few different types of misdemeanor drug charges in Michigan:
Possession of a Controlled Substance: This is the most common type of misdemeanor drug charge. It simply means that you were caught with a small amount of drugs in your possession, without the intent to sell or distribute.
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia: This charge is usually given if police find items like pipes, bongs, or syringes in your possession.
Use of a Controlled Substance: This charge is given if you are caught using drugs, regardless of the amount in your possession.
Felony Drug Charges in Michigan
If you are facing felony drug charges in Michigan, it is important to know that the consequences are much more serious. A felony conviction can lead to a prison sentence of up to life in prison, as well as hefty fines and a criminal record that will follow you for the rest of your life. Some of the most common types of felony drug charges in Michigan are:
Manufacture of a Controlled Substance: This charge is given if you are caught manufacturing drugs.
Delivery or Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance: This charge is given if you are caught selling drugs or possessing them with the intent to sell.
Possession of a Large Amount of a Controlled Substance: This charge is given if you are caught with a large amount of drugs in your possession.
No matter what type of drug charges you are facing, it is important to have an experienced attorney on your side. The penalties for drug crimes in Michigan are harsh, and you need someone who knows the ins and outs of the legal system to help you get the best possible outcome in your case. Contact the Law Offices Of Barton Morris today for a free consultation! We will review your case and work with you to develop a personalized defense strategy that is designed to get you the best possible result. We look forward to partnering with you to begin your case.
Attorney Morris is trial lawyer who has been providing high-quality legal representation in the areas of state and federal criminal defense for more than 20 years. He’s known for his trial preparation by fellow attorneys, judges and clients alike. As a trial attorney, he’s dedicated to attaining justice in every case, and is always prepared to successfully take on complex legal issues. Barton and his law firm pride themselves on obtaining results for their clients that other attorneys cannot.
Not only does Barton Morris have extensive experience, he also engages in continuing legal education to provide the highest quality legal services. Barton has received specialized scientific training through the American Chemical Society, and is the only forensic lawyer-scientist in Michigan. He attended the prestigious Trial Lawyers College and serves on its Alumni Association Board of Directors. Barton Morris is also a board member of several distinguished legal associations including the Michigan Association of OWI Attorneys, and the DUI Defense Lawyer’s Association Justice Foundation. He’s also an active member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys and has graduated from their National Criminal Defense Trial College in Macon, Georgia.
Barton Morris is consistently chosen as a Top Lawyer of Metro Detroit and for DUI/OWI and criminal defense by DBusiness Magazine and Hour Magazine. He has also been chosen as a Super Lawyer in Criminal Defense.