Drug Sales Attorney in Newport Beach
Handling Cases Throughout Orange County
Being charged with selling a controlled substance is a serious matter in California. The act of selling a drug in the Golden State can carry significant penalties, including fines and jail time. A qualified drug crimes lawyer can help you fight drug charges and potentially reduce the penalties you may be facing. Attorney Scott D. Hughes is an aggressive Newport Beach criminal defense attorney committed to handling clients facing felony or misdemeanor charges.
The exact penalties someone may receive for a drug charge depends on the type of substance involved, the amount of the substance and the intended use of the substance. Regardless of the penalties you are facing, having an attorney on your side can help make all the difference in the outcome of your case.
Attorney Hughes is proud to handle drug sales crimes including the following:
- Transportation of illegal drugs
- Importing a substance
- Selling drugs, including non-monetary exchanges
- Furnishing of substances
- Administration of drugs
- Giving away a controlled substance
Determined Advocate for Justice
Prior to opening his criminal defense practice, Attorney Hughes was a Marine police officer, an experience that gave him a sense of the true meaning of justice. He brings those ideals of the pursuit of justice to his practice, and he is committed to personalized attention for each of his firm's clients.
The Law Offices of Scott D. Hughes believes clients deserve care and legal representation that is attentive to the details of their situation. This belief has led to client-focused service, resulting in the dismissal or reduction of charges in a number of cases.
Charged with a crime? The firm may be able to help!
As with any criminal charge, it is important to secure a lawyer as quickly as possible. This will allow your attorney to allow the opportunity for the lawyer have the time to comprehensively review evidence and take necessary actions in a timely manner.
If you were charged with a drug sale crime in Newport Beach, please contact us
today to receive a consultation on your matter. We also represent clients elsewhere in Southern California, including Costa Mesa, Irvine and Huntington Beach.