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Lake Charles Drug Crime Defense Attorney

If you or a loved one has been arrested for or charged with a drug crime, take immediate action to fight the charges and protect your rights. Conviction of a drug crime can result in jail time and other consequences.

The Law Office of John E. Fitz-Gerald, L.L.C., can help you fight drug crime charges. Our Lake Charles drug crime defense lawyer, John Fitz-Gerald, has more than 30 years of legal experience. He has developed winning strategies and is dedicated to securing the best possible outcome given the specific charges you face. Call us now at 337-494-1200 to get started on your defense.

We Can Minimize the Consequences of a Drug Crime Offense

Attorney Fitz-Gerald defends the rights of people accused of many types of drug crimes, including the following:

  • Drug possession
  • Drug possession with intent to distribute
  • Drug sales
  • Drug manufacturing
  • Drug trafficking
  • Illegal possession of prescription drugs
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia

While many drug charges involve marijuana possession, we handle all types of drug crimes involving cocaine, heroin, methamphetamines, Ecstasy and other narcotics.

He designs defense strategies aimed at having the charges dropped or reduced. To do this, he analyzes how the evidence against you was obtained. For example, did police violate search and seizure laws? Did law enforcement have probable cause to search your car or your home? These are key questions that, once answered, can be integral in having the charges against you dismissed or reduced.

Pretrial Diversion

If you are a first-time offender, you may qualify for a Pretrial Diversion program. Successful completion in the program results in a clean criminal record. Attorney Fitz-Gerald can help you explore this option and determine if you qualify.

Narcotics Possession or Other Drug Crime Arrest? Contact Jennings Lawyer John Fitz-Gerald Today.

As a client of the Law Office of John E. Fitz-Gerald, L.L.C., you will receive immediate, responsive and dependable legal help. We vigorously fight the charges against you and strive to reduce the potential penalties. Call us now at 337-494-1200 or contact us online to arrange a consultation.

Free parking · Located conveniently next to the courthouse · Handicapped-accessible · Home, hospital visits upon request

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Law Office of John E. Fitz-Gerald, L.L.C.
1 Lakeshore Dr, Suite 1230
Lake Charles, LA 70629

Phone: 337-494-1200
Fax: 337-494-1009
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