Broward County Drug Trafficking Lawyer
About Drug Trafficking
Under the federal sentencing guidelines, a drug trafficking offense is defined as "an offense under federal, state, or local law that prohibits the manufacture, import, export, distribution, or dispensing of a controlled substance (or a counterfeit substance) or the possession of a controlled substance (or a counterfeit substance) with intent to manufacture, import, export, distribute, or dispense." U.S.S.G. § 2L1.2(b)(1),
Drug trafficking can be one of the more serious of all drug-related charges depending on the amount and type of drug being trafficked. Because it can involve crossing of state and national lines and large amounts of drugs the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation), DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration) or other federal agencies may become involved in the investigation and prosecution of these offenses - classifying them as federal crimes. Penalties for these crimes are harsh, with very large fines, forfeiture of property and imprisonment.
If you or someone you know is facing drug trafficking charges the most important step to take, as early in the criminal process as possible, is to contact a Broward County criminal defense lawyer. By retaining legal counsel you are protecting your Constitutional rights, which can be severely affected by a conviction of this crime.
Criminal Defense Attorney Serving Broward County
When faced with these most serious charges, you need the experience and dedication of Broward County criminal defense attorney Michael Mirer. With his over ten years of experience in negotiating charges as well as defending in the courtroom, he will provide you with the resources and aggressive defense you need to fight these charges. Attorney Mirer knows how to best work the system so as to ensure the best possible outcome in your case.Don't delay in obtaining competent and knowledgeable legal counsel. Contact attorney Michael Mirer today!