Outstanding Defense For Possession Charges
Drug possession is one of the most common drug-related criminal charges. Even though it is common, it is still significant. Your career, housing options and educational opportunities may suffer drastically as consequences of a conviction.
When you seek defense from Eyer Stone, LTD, we do everything in our power to shield you from these consequences. Based in Bucyrus, our team of attorneys has represented clients throughout the state of Ohio. Our outstanding level of service in criminal cases of all varieties has earned us a reputation as an excellent defense team.
What Are The Penalties Of Drug Possession In Ohio?
The sentence for a criminal conviction depends on several factors, including the type and quantity of the substance involved and whether you have a prior conviction on your record. Some common penalties include:
- Fines of up to $20,000
- Jail time of up to 11 years
- Mandatory drug treatment programs
- Community service
The severity of the sentence increases exponentially with every prior conviction. It is in your best interests to work with an attorney who can fight a repeat offense aggressively.
What If My Child Is Facing Possession Charges?
If you are a parent whose teenager or college student has been charged with drug possession or a related drug offense, you probably feel terrified for your child’s future. We have protected hundreds of young adults from the criminal justice system. Our lawyers work closely with law enforcement, high school or college administrations and the district attorney’s office to resolve matters as discreetly and favorably as we can.
Ask Us About Our Outstanding Defense Strategies
Allegations of drug possession are nothing to take lightly. For a defense you can rely on, reach out to our reputable attorneys. To schedule an initial consultation, please call us at 419-561-9840 or send us an email.