Drug and gun charges in the city of Chicago are all too common. The city has special police forces to combat this type of crime, and many law enforcement officials have lost their patience with drug and gun crimes in the city. This leads to many arrests and searches being made, often times without proper warrant or suspicion.
If you believe that your arrest was without warrant or if you were simply in the wrong place at the wrong time, we will make sure your side of the story is heard. If you have been arrested and charged for drug or weapons possession crimes, seek the legal counsel of an experienced Chicago defense / DUI attorney from The Law Offices of J. Samuel Worley.
Defending Drug Charges in Chicago, IL
The war on drugs in our nation has made the persecution of drug crimes very intense with serious consequences for offenders. Drug crimes can refer to many things. The Chicago defense attorneys at our law firm are experienced professionals in dealing with all types of drug crimes. Contact us if you are facing drug charges for:
- Illegal drug possession
- Drug possession with intent to distribute
- Illegal possession of prescription drugs
- Unlawful distribution of prescription drugs
- Manufacturing of a controlled substance
- Conspiracy with intent to distribute illegal drugs
- Illegal possession, distribution or cultivation of marijuana
- Possession or sale of: cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin, LSD
All of the drug charges listed above are very serious and carry serious penalties and high fines. It is essential that you obtain professional legal assistance if facing drug charges in Chicago, IL.
Weapons Charges Defense
The state of Illinois requires that all owners of firearms be licensed and registered with the state. However, even if you hold a gun permit there are many laws regarding safety and transporting weapons that you are required to follow. Gun laws in the nation are widely debated and the same remains true for our state.
If you are facing charges related to the possession of a weapon, it is of the utmost importance that you defend yourself and your future. The definition of a weapon is any tool designed or used for causing bodily harm or physical damage. Frequently, guns are the first weapon that comes to mind when it comes to weapons laws. If you have been arrested for illegally possessing a firearm, seek the guidance of an experienced Chicago criminal defense attorney.
What to do When Facing Drug or Gun Charges
Don’t wait till it’s too late. If evidence is piling up against you and you feel helpless against the State’s Attorney of Prosecutor, call criminal defense attorney J. Samuel Worley. With experiences as a former Cook County Assistant State’s Attorney and over eight years combined experiences prosecuting misdemeanor and felony cases, our attorneys have the experience to obtain a favorable case result for you.
Drug and gun charges are very serious and you should not face them alone. For peace of mind and attorneys who will treat your case with care call our offices.We offer a free initial consultation to all new clients.
Call our experienced Chicago criminal defense lawyers today 312-600-8655.