Drug Crime Lawyer in Olathe, Kansas and Overland Park
Marijuana Possession & Other Drug-Related Crimes
If you have been charged with any kind of drug crime, then you could be facing very serious penalties upon conviction. The laws against drug possession, trafficking, sales, and manufacturing are very strict in Kansas and Missouri. The penalties vary depending on the offense and the substance in question. Kansas uses a drug sentencing grid, much like the Federal system, that determines your possible sentence based on criminal history and severity of the current charge. Missouri, on the other hand, uses a range method with Judges given a wider range of discretion in setting a punishment - - from probation to years or even life in the state prison system.
Even simple possession of less than one ounce can result in a felony charge. Do not hesitate to hire an aggressive defense attorney if you are facing charges. The offices of Paul W. Burmaster, PA handles all kinds of drug crime offenses, including:
Don't let a drug crime conviction ruin your life. If you are convicted, your finances and your relationships could be seriously affected by the fines and time in prison you may have to serve. Fight for your right to protect your job and your family. Contact our firm today to learn what a Kansas City drug crime lawyer can do for you and your defense. With our counsel and representation, we can protect you and your reputation from the consequences of a drug crime conviction.
Find a Drug Crime Lawyer in Overland Park, KS
Our firm proudly serves in all of the courts in the Kansas City Metro area including Kansas City, MO and Olathe, KS and Wyandotte County. Call today if you have been arrested for any type of drug crime in one of these areas. Attorney Paul Burmaster has fought criminal charges for more than two decades and has tried hundreds of cases to verdict. He is also a graduate of the National Criminal Defense College, a Governor of the Kansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and received the 2012 Clients' Choice Award from Avvo®. Contact us at your earliest convenience to schedule a consultation. We offer
free case evaluations, so you have nothing to lose by contacting our firm today!