San Antonio Lawyer Defending Possession of Marijuana Charges
Even an arrest for possession of a small amount of marijuana can lead to a misdemeanor charge, possibly resulting in fines and jail time. Additionally, a criminal record could impact your ability to get a job or get into college.
Whether you have been arrested for possession of an eight ounce of pot or for more than an ounce, Patrick L. Hancock can help protect your rights and fight your criminal charges. With 32-plus years of criminal law experience, he has helped countless clients charged with possession and delivery of marijuana.
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Patrick Hancock is a recognized attorney who has been selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers, The Best Lawyers in America, The National Trial Lawyers organization and S.A. Scene Magazine’s Best Lawyers in San Antonio. Get the aggressive defense you need. Contact San Antonio possession of marijuana defense attorney Patrick L. Hancock for a free and confidential consultation. Call 210-223-8844.
Potential Consequences for Marijuana Charges in Texas
The penalties for possession and delivery of marijuana vary greatly based on the amount of marijuana in your case. The more marijuana involved, the greater the potential jail time and fines.
For example, possession of fewer than two ounces of marijuana is a misdemeanor offense in Texas, which could result in as much as 180 days in jail and up to $2,000 in fines. Conversely, a conviction for four ounces to five pounds of marijuana is a felony offense and can land you in jail for up to two years with up to $10,000 in fines.
Attorney Patrick L. Hancock provides aggressive defense against marijuana charges at all levels and involving all amounts. He will work diligently, investigating the circumstances that led to your arrest and exploring every avenue to have your case dismissed or your charges reduced.
Free Consultation With an Experienced Bexar County Drug Possession Attorney
If you have been arrested for possession and delivery of marijuana, Contact Patrick Hancock for a free and confidential consultation. As a skilled Bexar County drug possession lawyer, he helps clients throughout the San Antonio area fight all types of criminal charges involving marijuana and other drugs.