Fighting Drug and Firearm Charges in Maryland
Criminal charges involving drug crimes or gun offenses often have mandatory minimum sentences, so it is crucial to have the help of an experienced criminal defense attorney. At the Maryland office of Stephanie A. Shipley, Attorney at Law, L.L.C., we have more than 15 years of experience with the criminal law system. We will aggressively work to have the charges against you dismissed or reduced to minimize the affect on your future.
We will protect your rights in negotiation and in the courtroom. Call 410-822-7660 or contact us online to schedule an appointment with an experienced criminal defense lawyer.
Our attorney — Stephanie A. Shipley — is a former prosecutor for Talbot County. We are able to predict how the prosecution will approach our clients' cases and develop creative defense strategies.
Whether you are facing misdemeanor or felony drug charges, there may be mandatory minimum sentences without parole. It is important to take every accusation seriously, whether it involves marijuana, cocaine, heroin, methamphetamines, prescription medications or other controlled substances. We have extensive experience defending clients against many drug charges such as:
Maryland has very strict gun crime penalties. Even if you were only charged with a misdemeanor, it is important to present an aggressive defense to avoid serious consequences such as high fines and jail time. We will work hard to have your case dismissed or the charges reduced if you are facing any of these firearms charges throughout the Eastern Shore of Maryland:
- Transporting a gun in a vehicle without a permit
- Wear and carry on person without a permit
- Using a handgun to commit a violent crime or felony
- Felon in possession
Contact us to schedule an appointment at our Easton Office. If necessary, we will come to the jail to meet with you. For your convenience, we accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover.