Cocaine Charges in Miami, FL
Tough Defense from a Miami Cocaine Attorney
Have you been charged or arrested for the possession,
trafficking or transportation of cocaine? Drug crimes involving cocaine are serious offenses that can be a considered a felony under certain circumstances. Those who are arrested or are under investigation should speak with our
Miami drug crime lawyer and take advantage of the free case evaluation that our firm provides. When you are up against serious criminal charges, you need to be sure that you have qualified, forceful representation on your side.
Cocaine is considered to be one of the most dangerous types of illegal drugs in the world. In the state of Florida, the possession of cocaine is counted as a third degree felony with the sale of the illegal substance being a second degree felony. Those convicted for trafficking may be up against a first degree felony. A conviction can include the following maximum sentences:
- 28-200g: 3 years in jail and $50,000 in fines;
- 200-400 g: 7 years in jail and $100,000 in fines;
- 400g-150 kg: 15 years in prison and $250,000 in fines;
- More than 150 kg: life sentencing and a first degree felony
Those who are involved with the use of cocaine close by a school or church may have their sentencing substantially increased. It is important that if you are arrested you do not plead guilty or say anything until you have our lawyer beside you to protect your rights. The police may be looking to slap you with charges, whether or not they are rightfully deserved.
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Over our years of practicing criminal defense law, we have represented clients dealing with serious offenses including drug crimes. We have a strong courtroom presence and know what it takes to defend your case effectively against a state or federal prosecutor. We have successfully dealt with thousands of cases, defending our clients against countless difficult situations. With someone there to answer your call 24/7, we are here to help any time of the day.