Louisiana Drug Offenses Must Be Taken Seriously
Facing drug charges is never easy, especially given the harsh penalties a criminal conviction may carry. In fact, Louisiana law treats all drug offenses seriously ― even simple marijuana possession can result in a significant criminal punishment.
Fortunately, the dedicated and skilled attorneys at Evans & Franklin in Bossier City are here to help. We recognize that your life and freedom may be at stake, which is why we go to such great lengths to examine every aspect of your case in order to build you a personalized legal defense strategy. Contact us today to learn how we can help protect your rights. We serve people accused of drug crimes throughout the greater Shreveport area.
No Matter The Alleged Drug Crime, We Can Help
With more than 40 years of combined legal experience, attorneys Jarred Franklin and John W. Evans Jr. can handle even the most severe drug crimes, including offenses involving marijuana, synthetic marijuana, cocaine, heroin, meth and prescription pills, just to name a few.
We can provide you with knowledgeable legal guidance following any alleged drug offense, including:
- Drug possession
- Possession of drugs with intent to distribute
- Possession of paraphernalia
- Distribution/sale of drugs
- Trafficking or the illegal transportation of drugs
- Manufacture, production or cultivation of drugs
Importantly, if you are convicted of a drug crime, you will face enhanced penalties ― including a longer prison sentence ― if ever charged a second time. Given what is at stake for both first-time and repeat offenders, you need to contact an experienced criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible if accused of a drug-related offense.