Ottawa County Drug Charge Lawyer
Getting arrested, charged, and convicted of a drug crime in Michigan can permanently affect the rest of your life. A criminal record shows up on every background check, affects the jobs you can apply for, security clearance, licenses, and more. In Ottawa County, you need a criminal defense attorney who will give the drug charges you face the personalized attention you deserve and the zealous representation you need to overcome these allegations. The Van Den Heuvel Law Office has years of experience defending the rights of Michigan citizens charged with all types of drug crimes and will aggressively protect your best interests in court. Call or contact the office today to learn more about your legal options.
Michigan Drug Crimes
Our office has experience and is prepared to defend all types of drug charges filed against you in Ottawa County. This includes smaller misdemeanor offenses and major felony drug crimes that have the potential to put you in prison for years and permanently alter the rest of your life. We have successfully defended clients accused of the following drug charges:
- Possession of a controlled substance
- Possession with the intent to distribute
- Possession of marijuana
- Possession of methamphetamine
- Possession of cocaine
- Possession of heroin
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Drug cultivation and manufacture
- Drug distribution and sale
- Drug trafficking
- Prescription drug crimes
How a Drug Crimes Attorney Can Help
Having a criminal defense attorney with experience in drug charges by your side can be critical to your freedom after being charged with a drug offense in Michigan. Before speaking with the authorities, friends, or family about the charges, you need to call a lawyer about the case. Our drug crimes defense attorneys will ensure that you do not make any statements that can be used against you by the prosecutors and that all of your rights are protected after an arrest. We represent you during the bail hearing, and depending on the evidence in your case may be able to work with the other side to lessen the charges or get them completely dismissed.
If your case proceeds to trial, our office begins an independent investigation into the case. This includes reviewing the evidence against you, taking witness statements, and crafting the best possible defense to the drug charges. We look at how the evidence was gathered by the prosecution and whether your rights were violated in the search and seizure of that evidence. We will zealously defend you during the trial and aggressively advocate on your behalf in front of a judge and jury.
Call or Contact Our Office Today
Being charged with a drug offense can be one of the most stressful and challenging times of your life, but by hiring the Van Den Heuvel Law Office, you can have peace of mind. Our experienced criminal defense attorneys will diligently defend your rights. Call the office or contact us today to schedule a consultation regarding your drug charges in Ottawa County.