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Drug Crime Attorney in Dallas, Texas

Challenging the Dallas County Prosecution's Evidence & Reducing Charges

Get the help of a Dallas drug crimes attorney immediately if you or someone you care about has been arrested or face charges with any type of drug crime. The Texas criminal justice system takes drug possession, drug use, drug dealing, drug trafficking and/or selling very seriously so you need an experienced criminal defense lawyer dedicated solely to criminal defense.

Why Choose Knight Law Office in Dallas?

Dallas criminal defense lawyer, Nelson Knight has the experience and drive to help the client get the best outcome possible.

  • Former Prosecutor
  • Highly Respected Dallas Attorney
  • Practicing Criminal Defense Since 1998
  • Tried 200+ Jury Trials to Verdict

Attorney Knight has been on both sides of a criminal court case which gives any client an advantage when it comes to developing a strong strategy for his or her defense. Our law office represents clients in Dallas County, Collin County, Denton County, and Tarrant County as well as surrounding areas in North Texas.

Schedule Your Free Consultation With a Dallas Drug Crime Attorneys Today by Calling (214) 682-0296!

Penalties for a Drug Crime Conviction in Texas

Specific penalties for Dallas drug crime convictions are dependent upon the specific circumstances in the situation. The type of drug or drugs, how much was found and what was being done with it determine the amount of fines and/or jail time prosecution will seek.

Texas laws divide penalties into 5 groups plus a 6th specifically regarding marijuana. Felony criminal cases for drugs carry penalties ranging from 6 months in the jail to life in prison and a fine up to $10,000 for cocaine, heroin, meth, and similar drugs.

Misdemeanor convictions exist for drug crimes involving illegal possession or sale of prescription drugs (Xanax, Ritalin, etc.) and drugs containing motofen, buprenorphine, and similar compounds along with fines of $4000 and up to one year in jail for having less than 28 grams of the drug. Fines and jail time increase significantly with larger amounts of the drug or drugs in question. These are very serious charges that can severely impact and disrupt your life.

Contact Us to See What Dallas Drug Defense Attorney Nelson Knight May Be Able to Do in Your Criminal Defense!

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