Raleigh Drug Possession Lawyer

In Raleigh and throughout North Carolina, drug possession crimes carry heavy penalties, whether the charges are state or federal. Criminal defense attorney Curtis High represents clients in North Carolina and federal courts in relation to crimes such as:

Federal and North Carolina Drug Possession Laws

If you’ve been arrested for drug possession, or if you’re under suspicion for possessing drugs, it’s critical that you have an aggressive and knowledgeable defense attorney such as Mr. High on your side. Federal and Wake County, NC drug possession laws are rather detailed and complex, covering a broad variety of controlled substances including:

  • Illegal possession of prescription drugs (e.g., Oxycontin, tranquilizers)
  • Marijuana
  • Cocaine
  • Ecstasy, GHB
  • Heroin
  • Hallucinogens such as LSD and peyote
  • Amphetamines and methamphetamine

Drug Possession Lawyer Can Maximize the Positive

Your drug possession case is a high-priority matter. Any and every weakness in the North Carolina or federal prosecutor’s case will be identified and used to aid your defense, and every possible strength of your circumstances will be exploited. The potential outcomes of drug possession convictions are significant jail time, severe prison sentences, and stiff fees, but Mr. High will fight to secure the best possible result of your case, by:

  • Thoroughly investigating the facts of your case, including the actions of the law enforcement agency involved
  • Advising you regarding what you can expect from the North Carolina or federal criminal justice process
  • Negotiating with the state or federal prosecutor to get your drug possession charge(s) dismissed or reduced
  • Making the motions that will protect your legal rights
  • Representing you at trial if one is appropriate
  • Arguing for favorable sentencing if you are convicted
  • Making an appeal if desired

Contact Raleigh Drug Charges Lawyer Today

Don’t let your North Carolina drug possession matter overwhelm you. Curtis R. High, Attorney at Law can provide you with skilled and experienced representation in your drug possession case or any other type of drug charge matter, including possession with intent to sell, possession of drug paraphernalia and trafficking.

Drug charges are serious matters and should only be handled by an experienced and qualified Raleigh drug charges lawyer. To schedule a private consultation with Mr. High, contact us today.