Assertive Defense Against Drug Trafficking Charges

North Carolina delivers severe penalties for individuals convicted of drug offenses. It is imperative to contact an experienced lawyer as soon as you suspect that you are under investigation for a drug crime. The attorneys at Macht & Schechet, PLLC, are fierce defenders of our clients' rights, and we have substantial experience handling cases involving serious drug crimes.

Did Authorities Charge You With A Drug Trafficking Offense?

Charges of possession with intent to sell and charges of trafficking are both serious offenses to face. The difference between these charges comes down to the amount of a controlled substance allegedly uncovered. A trafficking conviction is more serious and carries severe penalties, including a mandatory prison term and a hefty fine. If you face a trafficking charge, Our legal team can help you retain an expert to weigh and determine if the substance falls under the trafficking volume amount.

Did Authorities Have A Search Warrant?

In drug cases, it is imperative to question every aspect of the case. You have rights that are protected under the constitution. We will examine every move police made as we investigate your case to determine if police violated your rights. Whether you face a charge of intent to sell or traffic, we will work to get your charges reduced or your case dismissed. We are always ready to take your case to trial to aggressively protect your rights if that is in your best interest.

Let Us Help You

We are located in Asheville, North Carolina, and are available to represent local residents, college students and out-of-state travelers charged with a drug crime in Buncombe County or any surrounding county.

To schedule a free initial consultation, call 828-252-0002 or use our online contact form. If your loved one is in jail under suspicion of committing a drug crime, we can meet with him or her there.