Lancaster County Drug Crimes Lawyer
The War on Drugs is an ever-present fight that claims countless victims every year. A large part of this war’s victim count are those charged with small drug charges and prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Not every drug possession charge should result in prison time. If you have been charged with a drug crime in Lancaster, you need a criminal defense attorney who will defend your rights against a judicial system with sights set to defeat the War on Drugs, no matter what.
Attorneys Defending Your Rights
At Ciccarelli Law Offices we fight for you. We utilize over 50 years of legal experience to get you the defense you deserve after being charged with a drug crime. Whether a minor Marijuana charge, or an escalated trafficking charge, Ciccarelli Law Offices will defend you against a government that is set to make you an example of the law. Even as the defendant, you have rights that should be protected. Those rights are our first concern.
Our Knowledge of the Pennsylvania Drug Laws Can Keep You Out of Jail
With our extensive trial experience and depth knowledge of the law, we have all the resources you need to minimize your sentence or stay out of jail all together. It’s important to understand the drug laws so you and your rights can be fought for justly.
The Pennsylvania and federal drug laws overlap in quite a few areas regarding what they find illegal: possession of certain drugs, distributing narcotics, manufacturing narcotics, dispensing narcotics. Pennsylvania is more likely to house your case in instances where the trafficking or possession are on a smaller scale, while Federal courts are more likely to take your case on larger distribution crimes. Whether you’ve been charged federally or under the Commonwealth, we can help.
Common Drug Charges:
- Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana
- Sale or Delivery of Marijuana in Chester County
- Delivery of Marijuana by a College Student
- Delivery or sale of Marijuana by a high school student
- Sale of Marijuana in a School Zone
- Juvenile Offenses of Marijuana Delivery or Distribution
Many drug charges can result in any of the following sentences:
- Jail time
- Negative impact on your family, your job and your future
- Loss of driver license privileges
- Parole or probation and fines
- Multiple different sentences that can include time in prison and up to $100,000 fines
If you’ve been charged for a drug crime in the following areas, our criminal defense lawyers can help your case and keep your sentencing minimal – New Holland, Millersville, Quarryville, Ephrata, Intercourse, Lititz, Manheim, Paradise, or any other area surrounding Lancaster. For further legal information or for a free case evaluation, call the lawyers at Ciccarelli Law Offices today. We will help you receive the justice you deserve, call us today!