Drug Crimes

The laws surrounding the use, possession, or sale of controlled substances is extensive. The government has put severe penalties in place for those that are convicted of drug crimes. Even if you are only convicted of possessing a tiny amount of certain substances, trace amounts that are barely detectable, you face up to 5 years in prison. If the conviction is for a more serious offense involving a sale or possession of a large amount of controlled substance, you can face up to 30 years in prison and a $1,000,000 fine. Whether the offense you are charged with involves possession, distribution or drug trafficking, you need an experienced criminal defense attorney who knows how to defend client’s that are charged with these types of offenses. Attorney Kurt J. Knuesel has represented hundreds of clients who have been charged with felony level controlled substance offenses. Through zealous representation and experience in this area of the law, Attorney Knuesel is able to devise a defense strategy in each case that will assist our clients in reaching a favorable resolution. Whether the case is dismissed, goes to trial, or the charges are reduced, Attorney Knuesel will aggressively seek the best outcome available. In many cases, the Firm is able to reach a resolution in which our clients are able to avoid a felony conviction and the stigma that comes with it. Attorney Knuesel’s years of experience and proven results are exactly what you need on your side when you are charged with a drug crime.