Federal Drug Conspiracy Charges
in West Virginia
Criminal Defense on Drug Conspiracy by Trump & Trump, L.C.
There may be several reasons why federal agencies are called on a drug conspiracy matter. Primarily, crossing state lines with an illegal or controlled substance, or bringing such drugs into the country from another country will generate federal involvement. Drug conspiracy also involves some amount of forethought and intent that must be evidenced in court. Trump & Trump, L.C. is here for West Virginia residents accused of federal drug conspiracy in West Virginia.
Trump & Trump, L.C. - Defense Experience in Federal Court and DOJ
When the Department of Justice is involved in a drug conspiracy at the federal level, count on Trump & Trump, L.C. Our attorneys have effective strategies to defend you when you are accused of a federal drug conspiracy offense, especially one that is being tried in federal court by the U.S. Attorney’s Office. There are several legitimate questions to ask at any point: Was the arrest performed legitimately? Is it part of a drug task force apprehension effort? Were there any arresting officers from the state or county involved? Were there one or more informants? What were the circumstances surrounding the substance in question? How did the substance come to be in your alleged possession or proximity? These aspects and more must be discussed with our attorney to provide the most effective defense strategy appropriate for your matter.
Trump & Trump, L.C. Remind You About Your Rights
West Virginia residents have certain rights that can help with your defense. The arresting officer will give you a Miranda warning, which tells you that you have the right to remain silent and the right to an attorney. Your right to remain silent is in the Fifth Amendment, known as the right against self-incrimination. Once you have called Trump & Trump, L.C. for an attorney or had one appointed for you by the court, obey the directives of the police and wait for your lawyer to come and advise you. Your attorney can tell you what you can expect from the situation and give you alternatives. Refrain from making any oral or written statements, and do not sign a confession. Every legal matter requires consultation with an attorney for optimal results.
Drug Charges and Criminal Defense for West Virginia Residents
The drug charge against you may create administrative or investigative hearings requiring representation in addition to court appearances. If your drug charge involves agents of the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) at the federal level, this requires criminal defense experience at a higher level than a local misdemeanor offense. Trump & Trump, L.C. offers their experience of the criminal court system and can help through the process with sensitivity and understanding. Your case deserves an attorney who can give it their full attention. We do require payment for criminal matters in advance, and credit cards are accepted.