Oakland County Drug Crime Attorney
Aggressive Drug Crime Defense in Birmingham, MI
Being charged with a drug crime is serious, and you may be feeling overwhelmed and scared. You are not alone. At Fraiberg & Pernie, our criminal defense lawyers in Oakland County have the knowledge and experience needed to see you through this challenging time. We believe in providing clients with top-quality legal defense at reasonable rates. We have two convenient locations in Birmingham and Oak Park to best serve you.
To schedule a free case evaluation with one of our drug crime lawyers in Oakland County, call (248) 440-7936 or contact us online today.
Drug Charges in Oakland County
Many circumstances may result in drug crime charges. Because of this, understanding the charges brought against you is important. An experienced Birmingham drug crime attorney, familiar with how drug crimes are prosecuted in Michigan, will be able to uncover and explain all of your legal options and guide you through your case and beyond. Working with a dedicated criminal defense lawyer can give you the peace of mind that enables you to make critical legal decisions with confidence.
Common drug crime charges in Michigan can include:
- Marijuana charges, including possession, possession with intent to sell, and cultivation
- Medical marijuana charges
- Possession of methamphetamines, cocaine, or heroin
- Intent to sell methamphetamines, cocaine, or heroin
- Possession of and/or intent to sell ecstasy
- Prescription drug charges
- Drug manufacturing
- Drug trafficking
- Drug crimes involving a minor
- Driving while Under the Influence of Drugs
Penalties for Drug Crime Conviction in Michigan
If you are convicted of a drug crime, you may be facing thousands of dollars in fines and years of jail time. Often the penalties associated with a conviction are determined by both the current case and any previous convictions.
The judge in your case will consider many things, including:
- The nature of the alleged crime
- Whether or not any minor children were involved
- Whether or not you have any previous convictions on your record
Dedicated Drug Crime Defense for Our Clients
In addition to over three decades of experience, Attorneys Fraiberg and Pernie have a unique background to inform their approach to criminal defense. Attorney Matthew Fraiberg is a former prosecutor, and Attorney Eric Pernie is a former police officer. Their experience provides them with a comprehensive perspective on how drug crime cases are handled in Oakland County, and they know how prosecutors and law enforcement operate.
This background, knowledge, and their deep belief in providing detail-oriented, personalized service is what drives our attorneys and their aggressive yet compassionate legal representation.
At Fraiberg & Pernie, you matter. To speak directly with an attorney, call (248) 440-7936 or contact us online to schedule a consultation.