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Skilled Drug Crimes Defense Attorneys

Last updated on November 15, 2023

Criminal charges involving drug crimes often have mandatory minimum sentences due to subsequent offender enhanced penalties, so it is crucial to have the help of an experienced criminal defense attorney. At the Shipley Law Firm, we have 35 years of experience with the criminal justice system. We will work aggressively to have the charges against you dismissed or reduced to minimize their effect 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.

As former prosecutors, we are able to predict how the prosecution will approach our clients’ cases and develop creative defense strategies. We strive to be one step ahead.

Consult us before you speak to the police. We regularly defend individuals charged with drug crimes in Dorchester and Wicomico counties.

You May Be Facing A Mandatory Minimum Sentence

Whether you are facing misdemeanor or felony drug charges, there may be mandatory minimum sentences without the possibility of parole due to subsequent offender enhanced penalties. We have extensive experience defending clients against drug charges such as:

  • Trafficking
  • Importation
  • Possession
  • Possession with the intent to distribute
  • Distribution
  • Manufacturing
  • Conspiracy
  • Maintaining a common nuisance
  • Drug trafficking within a school zone
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia

It is important to take every accusation seriously, whether it involves marijuana, cocaine, heroin, methamphetamines, opiates or other controlled substances. Prescription medications such as Percocet, Oxycodone, OxyContin, and other painkillers have been part of a recent spike in drug charges. When facing any drug charges in Easton or throughout the Eastern Shore of Maryland, you need a skilled defense lawyer on your side.

Get Help Today

Whether you are facing possession of marijuana, cocaine, opiates or heroin or other charges related to prescription drug abuse, contact us. To schedule a consultation at the Easton, Maryland, law office of the Shipley Law Firm, call 410-822-7660 or complete our online contact form. For your convenience, we accept Visa and MasterCard.