Many factors come into the picture when you are fighting a drug charge. Not only do you have to think about the sentences you face, but you also have to consider how the charge can impact your future. There are times when this one case can change everything in your future.
Some drug charges in Maryland are misdemeanors, but many are felonies. It is imperative that you understand what you are facing when your case goes before the court. If the matter is a felony, you risk being branded as a felon if you are convicted or plead guilty. We can help you determine what may happen when you face these charges and how the outcome might affect your life.
The type of charge you are facing has a big part in what options you have for a defense. We need to look at the case in its entirety to determine what you might be able to do. Some minor drug charges that aren't associated with anything violent might qualify for special programs like drug court. This can help reduce the severity of the penalties you are facing.
We work with you to find out your side of the matter and determine how to show the court. We must do this truthfully but how we present the information might have a part in how the court views it. We know that this seems like a difficult task to think about, but we are here to help you throughout the case so that you can make decisions that you feel are in your best interests.