Richmond Drug Crimes Attorney

Drug Possession Lawyer in Virginia

Have you been arrested and charged with a drug crime in Richmond? A drug crime conviction could lead to heft fines and lengthy prison sentences, not to mention it will leave a mark on your criminal record. The state of Virginia can be very tough on drug-related offenses, even for individuals who have had no previous convictions or arrests. If you are stuck in a dire situation, then it could greatly enhance your chances of success if you speak with an experienced and aggressive Richmond criminal defense lawyer. The legal advocate from Vaughan C. Jones, Attorney at Law, has successfully handled drug offenses and could be able to effectively defend you and uphold your rights.

Need a lawyer for drug charges in Richmond? Attorney Vaughan C. Jones is a tough criminal defender who prides himself on taking on cases and obtaining big results. Criminal defense is what he does on a daily basis and he is highly adept in all the legal tactics and strategies that can help you beat your drug charges. No matter how serious your criminal charges may be, Vaughan Jones will work diligently to either lessen the impact of the charge by seeking a reduction or full dismissal of your charges. Mr. Jones has experience handling cases involving many types of controlled substances, including but not limited to the following:

  • Marijuana
  • Ecstasy
  • LSD
  • Heroin
  • Cocaine
  • Prescription drugs
  • PCP
  • Mushrooms
  • Methamphetamines
  • Meth

Serious Representation for Serious Crimes

Searching for a lawyer for a drug charge in Richmond? Attorney Vaughan Jones is well-versed in Virginia drug crime laws and he can explain your rights and options to you so you can make an informed decision of how to move forward. If you are considering pleading guilty, you must first think about the long term consequences. A drug crime conviction will stay will you forever and could negatively impact your career, your family life, your reputation and your future as a whole. With a criminal record following you around, many great opportunities may pass you by just out of arms reach. Don't put your future at risk, take swift legal action and fight to beat your charges. Mr. Jones has successfully defended against a wide variety of drug crimes including:

  • Drug Manufacturing
  • Drug Distribution
  • Drug Possession
  • Drug Possession with Intent to Sell
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Possessing a firearm while also possession controlled substances
  • Conspiring to Commit a Drug Crime

Virginia drug crime penalties may vary depending on whether or not you have criminal history. The prosecution will also be looking to see what type of drug was involved and the amount of drugs involved in the case.

Vaughan Jones is not afraid to challenge the prosecution. He can call the drug evidence into question by thoroughly reviewing your case and ensuring that no evidence was collected in a manner that violates your constitutional rights. He can also ensure that they did not force you to confess, search of your home without a warrant, or conduct an illegal search and seizure of the evidence. If police officials secured any of the evidence illegally, then Attorney Jones can work to have that evidence thrown out and your charges dismissed. To learn more about some effective defenses for drug possession charges, read this related blog post.

Get a Former Prosecutor on Your Side

Before becoming a defense attorney, Vaughan Jones served as a criminal prosecutor in Virginia. During his years as a prosecutor, Mr. Jones tried many high profile cases and dealt with nearly every type of criminal offense you can imagine. As lead prosecutor, he earned a fierce reputation because he never lost a jury trial. Due to his extensive legal background and vast experience, Attorney Jones has unique knowledge and insight into both sides of the criminal justice system. With a former prosecutor fighting on your side, you could achieve remarkable results in your criminal case.

If you have been arrested for possession, trafficking or drug distribution, you are probably wondering if you will have to go to jail, serve probation, pay a fine of attend a treatment program. It is natural to have questions and the Richmond drug crimes lawyer at the firm has all the answers you are looking for. Attorney Vaughan Jones prides himself on keeping open and honest communication with his clients, so that you understand every stage of your case. Call Vaughan C. Jones, Attorney at Law today at (866) 723-1884 to schedule your free case evaluation.

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