Riverside Drug Distribution Lawyer
Charges of Distributing & Selling Narcotics
Distribution is a crime that refers to the transporting, manufacturing,
and selling of an unlawful controlled substance. At Hanson, Gorian, Bradford
& Hanich, our attorneys have successfully represented clients charged
with drug-related crimes throughout Riverside. While the outcome of each
case depends upon its circumstances, we always fight for dismissal of
charges and effectively negotiate reduced sentences and minimized penalties
with our clients' best interests in mind.
Our legal team has 50+ years of collective legal experience. Trust a drug crime attorney that has handled cases in civil, state and
federal court, and may help you protect your rights against state and
Contact our Riverside firm today and learn more!
California Drug Distribution Laws
Drug distribution and drug trafficking both concern the illegal selling,
transportation, or import of controlled substances, drugs, and prescription
medication. Drug distribution is usually relevant to operations that are
on a smaller scale; transporting large quantities of a drug may be considered
trafficking, while transporting smaller quantities of a drug may be considered
Many drugs that come with serious consequences for distribution, including:
Remember that prescription drugs and medication may also be affected by
drug distribution laws. Transporting, selling, and dispensing these drugs
without a valid license or through any other fraudulent act may be punishable
be a felony conviction. In most cases, a drug distribution charge often
results in felony charges, which are far more severe than simple misdemeanor charges.
How We Build Effective Drug Crime Defenses
Whether for distribution, possession, manufacturing, or any other drug-related
charge, our drug crime lawyers in Riverside use their intimate knowledge
of drug laws to build strong defenses for our clients. Countless times,
we have protected the rights of our clients against a prosecutor's
attempts to take away their liberties. We know common approaches the prosecution
uses to make their case, and we develop our own personalized strategies
to challenge weak evidence and uncover the flaws in their cases. We work
vigorously to turn all advantage to our clients.
Conditions Affecting Penalties for Drug Distribution
Penalties for drug-related offenses can be harsh with diverse legal consequences.
They depend on a number of conditions, such as:
- Prior convictions
- How much drugs were involved
- Other crimes as part of the arrest
- Drug type(s)
- Use of weapons
- Selling to minors
A drug distribution conviction is a serious matter with broad consequences.
With a reputation for a strong defense against drug charges and a dedication
to aggressively pursuing all that is possible to help you get your life
back, we are the law firm you should contact for representation.
For your confidential consultation,
contact a Riverside drug distribution lawyer at Hanson, Gorian, Bradford & Hanich today.