Transporting drugs and other controlled substances is a serious offense, and you may be charged in conjunction with a trafficking or possession with intent to sell charge. You may be charged with transporting drugs if you are alleged to have had drugs on your person above a statutory amount, or with the controlled substances in your vehicle during a traffic stop.
If you or a loved one have been charged with transporting a controlled substance in Broward County or the surrounding area, you should seek legal counsel.Transporting a Controlled Substance Lawyer in Broward County
If you have been charged with transporting drugs in Broward County or the surrounding area, you should obtain legal counsel immediately to help prepare your defense. You should do this prior to speaking to any law enforcement personnel.
Evan A. Hoffman is an experienced criminal defense attorney in Fort Lauderdale who represents clients accused of drug offenses in Pompano Beach, Lauderhill, Coral Springs, Dania Beach, Plantation, and many nearby areas in Broward County. He can review your case and help you understand your legal options as soon as you call (954) 524-4474 to schedule a free, confidential consultation.
Transporting a Controlled Substance in Broward County Defenses
Your lawyer may be able to help you craft several defenses for a transporting a controlled substance charge in Broward County. Your defense may result in the charges being dismissed, or downgraded to a lesser charge with less severe legal consequences.
Possible defenses may include:
- Arguing that the drugs found on the accused's person were for personal use only.
- Arguing that the evidence was obtained in contravention of the fourth amendment.
- Arguing that the accused was entrapped or otherwise set up.
Your attorney will be able to help you craft a defense that best fits the circumstances of your case. It is strongly recommended that you seek legal counsel immediately when facing a drug transport charge in South Florida.
The Hoffman Firm Lawyer for Drug Transport Charges in Fort Lauderdale
If you or a loved one has been charged with drug transport in the Fort Lauderdale area, you must retain legal counsel as soon as possible. The Hoffman Firm defends all cases related to drug transport offenses in Broward County, including Pembroke Pines, Cooper City, Deerfield Beach, Hollywood, Hallandale Beach, and several other surrounding communities.
Fort Lauderdale criminal defense attorney Evan A. Hoffman has experience handling these types of cases on both sides of the aisle as a former Assistant State Attorney for the Broward County State Attorney’s Office. You can let him evaluate your case during a free initial consultation as soon as you call (954) 524-4474 or fill out an online contact form today.