Newport Beach Marijuana Crimes Attorney
Marijuana is an illegal drug under federal law and California state law
does not currently allow for general recreational use. California law
permits only medicinal marijuana use, and even someone with a small amount
can be found guilty of an infraction. Depending on the severity of charge
and the amount of the drug involved, you could face steeper penalties
including harsh fines and potential jail time.
In order to maximize your chance of avoiding being charged with a
drug crime, you need to obtain the services of a knowledgeable drug crimes lawyer.
A Newport Beach marijuana attorney from the Law Offices of Scott D. Hughes
can provide diligent representation to people facing drug crime charges.
The firm represents cases involving a variety of marijuana-related crimes,
- DUI charges
Newport criminal defense Attorney Scott D. Hughes channels his experience
as a former Marine law enforcement official into providing aggressive
litigation services in criminal law cases. If you have been charged with
a crime, your situation demands a lawyer with a
track record of fighting for clients. Attorney Hughes has successfully obtained dismissals
in both misdemeanor and felony cases.
Los Angeles Magazine named Attorney Hughes as one of the Top Attorneys in Southern California
in 2012, and he is proud to hold memberships in a number of bar and legal
The firm prides itself in the professionalism and care in the services
it offers clients. When facing a criminal charge, the firm believes you
need an advocate who understands your situation, and a lawyer could help
alleviate the stresses of your trying time.
Learn What Attorney Hughes Can Do Today
Are you or a loved one facing a marijuana charge in Newport Beach or elsewhere
in Orange County? The Law Offices of Scott D. Hughes is committed to protecting
your rights, and we happily offer honest and thorough consultations. To
arrange for a consultation on your case, please
contact us today.