Drug Offenses

From the possession of marijuana and controlled substances to allegations of obtaining prescription drugs by fraud, Lance P. Richard, P.A is experienced in representing individuals charged with drug offenses and in providing sufficient legal defenses to these charges. Before making any statements to the police, contact Lance. P. Richard, P.A. today. 

If you are facing drug charges, a knowledgeable criminal defense attorney is crucial if you expect a positive outcome and if you want to avoid maximum penalties. Both Florida and federal laws enforce harsh penalties for drug crime convictions. You will need dedicated representation and aggressive defense strategies to effectively handle your case. 

Lance P. Richard, P.A. defends clients against all drug charges, in state and federal court, including the following:

  • Drug possession - including marijuana possession, cocaine possession, controlled substance possession, narcotics possession, and other illegal prescription drug possession.
  • Drug possession with the intent to distribute - including drug-trafficking charges and possession with the intent to sell or distribute cocaine, heroin, marijuana, and illegal prescription drugs and narcotics.
  • Obtaining prescription drugs by fraud - including doctor shopping, obtaining narcotics without a valid prescription, and prescription drug fraud.
  • Drug manufacturing - including manufacturing methamphetamines (crystal meth), MDMA (ecstasy) and other synthetic drugs or narcotics.

Drug cases often involve violations of your rights under the Fourth Amendment to the Constitution protecting you from unlawful searches and seizures. Lance P. Richard, P.A. is experienced with these types of defenses and is knowledgeable of many techniques and strategies involved in defending drug related charges. 

To determine what strategy is best for defending your drug case, contact Lance P. Richard, P.A. Today. 

Lance P. Richard, P.A. handles Volation of Probation in Martin County, Florida; St. Lucie County, Florida; Palm Beach County, Florida; Indian River County, Florida; Okeechobee County Florida, and the following cities: Stuart, Palm City, Jensen Beach, Hobe Sound, Jupiter, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Gardens, Lake Worth, Wellington, Boynton Beach, Port. St. Lucie, Sewall's Point, Ft. Pierce, Vero Beach, and Okeechobee.