The criminal defence team at JD solicitors are widely regarded as some of the finest Drug Crime Lawyers in the country. We deliver first rate work and achieve exceptional results for our clients across the region and nationally. Our outstanding lawyers are experienced in helping to guide clients through the options available to them and advising on the best course of action to get the best possible outcome for their case.
So, if you’ve been accused of a drug offence, no matter what stage of the process you are at, whether you’re being held in a police station for questioning or are worried about legal representation for a family member or friend. Our expert team of drug offence lawyers will provide clear advice and a robust defence with expert legal representation for you when you need it most.
For a free consultation or to instruct us to represent you, contact our local offices or our emergency line, or use the button to submit a form for one of our specialist team to get in touch.
The legislation that controls drug offences in England and Wales is The Misuse Of Drugs Act 1971. The act itself deals exclusively with controlled drugs that are then divided into 3 categories. Class A are regarded as the most dangerous and come with the most severe charges and penalties if convicted. The classification of drugs is ever changing with the most complete list available to be found here;
Offences centred around the Misuse of Drugs Act include;
The Crown Court and Magistrates Court have general sentencing guidelines for criminal offences set by the sentencing council. This link will give you a simple guide to criminal offences and the penalties but please note these are just guidelines. At JD Solicitors we tend to generally out perform these guidelines by meticulous preparation and quality advice.
Our specialist drug crime lawyers are here and on hand to assist you in your time of need. Simply fill out the form below and one of our team will be in touch imminently to discuss your case.