Convictions re drug offenses can have lasting repercussions

On Behalf of | Oct 23, 2018 | Drug Offenses

Many Illinois residents understand what it is like to suffer lapses in judgment that wind up having negative consequences in their lives. Most would be quite interested in any and all options that could help minimize long-lasting negative repercussions of such situations, especially regarding legal matters. If a man or woman is charged with drug offenses, the time to start building a strong criminal defense is right from the start.  

An experienced criminal law attorney is a great asset to have on hand at such times. In fact, by allowing an attorney to determine a best course of action, it may be possible to mitigate one’s circumstances. For instance, an attorney may be able to recognize when a law enforcement officer has violated someone’s personal rights, in which case evidence may be challenged as inadmissible.

Regardless of the events that led to your arrest and charges for drug offenses in Illinois, you are guaranteed the opportunity to present a defense in court. No two criminal cases are exactly the same, and therefore, neither are any two outcomes. To maximize your chances of successfully fighting the charges against you or — if a conviction is handed down — to try to convince the court to issue the lightest sentence possible, it is best to entrust your defense to an experienced criminal law attorney who can aggressively protect your rights.  

Richard F. Blass & Associates, LLC in Illinois is fully committed to helping you protect your future from long-lasting negative consequences associated with charges involving drug offenses. Our legal team includes a former deputy police chief as well as former Special Prosecutors and Assistant State’s Attorneys. You can confidently rely on more than 70 years’ combined experience as you work to preserve your freedom by allowing our experienced legal team to act on your behalf in court.