San Antonio Lawyer Defending Possession of Heroin Charges
Possession of even the smallest amount of heroin is a felony offense in Texas and can lead to jail time and expensive fines. If you have been arrested for possession and delivery of heroin, you need to hire a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible to ensure that your rights are protected and to fight these charges.
For more than 25 years, the law office of Patrick L. Hancock has provided clients with aggressive and focused criminal defense from all types of drug crimes, including possession of heroin.
Free, confidential consultation. Call anytime. For legal advice from a skilled San Antonio possession of heroin defense attorney who has been selected for inclusion on prestigious lawyer lists such as The Best Lawyers in America and Texas Super Lawyers, contact Patrick L. Hancock.
Fighting Your Heroin Possession Charges
The penalties for possession and delivery of heroin vary greatly depending on the amount of heroin involved. However, even possession of less than a gram of heroin is a felony offense in Texas. The larger the amount, the greater the potential consequences. If you were arrested, for instance, with more than 400 grams of heroin, you could be facing up to 99 years in state prison and a fine of up to $100,000.
Attorney Patrick L. Hancock will aggressively defend you from these charges and work to have your case dismissed or your penalties reduced. A skilled trial lawyer with more than 25 years of criminal law experience, he has in-depth knowledge of criminal investigations and prosecutions at the state and federal levels.
No matter the amount you were arrested with or the level of the heroin possession charge, he can help you explore every available avenue to protect your rights and keep you out of prison.
Speak With a Bexar County Heroin Possession Defense Attorney
To discuss your case with a skilled Bexar County heroin possession defense lawyer, contact Patrick L. Hancock online or call his office at 210-223-8844.