Whether you have been arrested for the possession of marijuana, possession with intent to sell or the trafficking of marijuana, it is important to have an experienced attorney looking out for you. If you are convicted of a marijuana charge, you could be facing significant criminal penalties and a permanent mark on your criminal record.
At the Law Office of Charles B. Smith, we help our clients fight these types of drug charges and mitigate their consequences. San Mateo drug crime defense lawyer Charles B. Smith, a former police officer and prosecutor, has more than 25 years of criminal law experience in California. We also have years of experience handling administrative issues such as DMV hearings in relation to drug charges.
San Mateo Marijuana Offenses Attorney
Mr. Smith defends clients throughout California charged with a crime involving marijuana, including:
- Possession of marijuana
- Possession of marijuana with the intent to sell or distribute
- Growing or cultivating of marijuana
- Marijuana paraphernalia possession
If you have been charged with a drug crime, you may face consequences that include jail time, fines, the loss of your driving privileges and the loss of a professional license. These penalties are dependent upon the type and severity of the offense.
We will work to mitigate these penalties against you, but even when the evidence is solid, we can still pursue sentencing alternatives such as a residential drug treatment program or deferred entry of judgment. We also have years of experience handling administrative issues such as DMV hearings in relation to drug charges.
Contact a San Francisco Marijuana Possession Defense Lawyer
If you have been charged with a drug crime involving marijuana, speak with an experienced lawyer as soon as possible. To schedule a free consultation, call us at 650-425-7703 or e-mail us. We accept credit cards, are available outside of regular business hours, and regularly visit our clients who are in jail.