Drug offences lawyers in melbourne
How our criminal drug lawyers in Melbourne can help you
At Papa Hughes, our criminal drug offence lawyers can assist you in defending against all types of drug charges, including:
- Drug possession
- Drug trafficking
- Drug importation
- Drug cultivation
- Drug manufacturing
Our specialist criminal law solicitors are experienced in dealing with cases of varying severity. From common drug offences like possession of a small amount to more serious drug offences like cultivating, trafficking or importing commercial and large commercial quantities, no case is too big or too small for us to address.
We regularly defend our clients against drug charges at all levels, including the Magistrates Court and County Court.
Rest assured, we can provide you with a veteran drug offences solicitor who can help you understand your options and advise you on the best path forward.
Time is of the essence when it comes to these matters; contact us to set up a consultation to discuss your situation.
(If you have been charged with drug driving offences, our solicitors can also represent you in this matter.)
Why hire Papa Hughes for drug offences in Melbourne?
As one of Melbourne’s leading criminal law firms, solicitors from Papa Hughes regularly attend the Magistrates Court and County Court to represent our clients in cases of drug crime, addressing all issues from drug possession to trafficking and cultivation.
We will be tenacious advocates on your behalf, all while minimising the stress and uncertainty that comes with any kind of criminal charge.
We will look at your case holistically and advise you on your options and on the best course of action.
Reach out to our team to discuss your case and the options available to you.
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At Papa Hughes, our criminal drug offence lawyers can assist you in defending against all types of drug charges
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Drug Offences Melbourne FAQs
The first thing you should do is refrain from saying anything to the police until you hire a lawyer. Ideally, this would be a dedicated criminal defence solicitor who has experience with drug matters.
You will need to meet with your lawyer to go over your charges and decide on the best course of action.
The seriousness of drug-related charges depends on several matters, including:
- The amount of the substance in question;
- The circumstances in which the drugs were found;
- The length of time the offence is said to have been taking place;
- The purpose for which the drugs are said to be used.
All of these issues need to be properly analysed to achieve the best result for you.
For example, if you are suffering from drug addiction and are found with drugs intended for personal use, the maximum penalty would be different than if you were in possession of a large amount intended for sale.
The penalties for drug offences in Victoria can be quite serious, especially for those found to be trafficking or cultivating drugs for commercial sale.
It is important to have an experience drug trafficking lawyer on your side.
The impact of a drug conviction can go beyond just fines and imprisonment. A criminal record for drug offences can affect your employment prospects and your ability to travel overseas.