Drug Crime Lawyers

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.

We Can Help You With A Variety Of Drug Offences Including:

Which Crimes Are Associated With Drug Offences?

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;

  1. Possession of a controlled drug;
  2. Possession with intent to supply another person;
  3. Production, cultivation or manufacture of controlled drugs;
  4. Supplying another person with a controlled drug;
  5. Offering to supply another person with a controlled drug;
  6. Import or export of controlled drugs; and
  7. Allowing premises you occupy or manage to be used for the consumption of controlled drugs or the supply or production of controlled drugs

Penalties For Drug Offences


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.

Let Us Represent You

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. 

Great solicitors , highly recommended, I would definitely use these should I require there services in the future , professional , polite and reliable
Zoe Holdsworth
Zoe Holdsworth
I bust case, the feds were steech me up and these sols kept me out. Respect fam.
Marcus Robinson
Marcus Robinson
Fantastic service and advice given
James Abraham
James Abraham
From my personal experience, i have had a lot of solicitors in my lifetime as i am no angel! I can honestly say they have beaten my expectations and more, i cannot praise them enough, they have done good for me. Spot on!
Conrad McCoy
Conrad McCoy
I can only say my personal experience has been super. They have been friendly professional solicitors who reassured me every step of the way on my case and this achieved the desired outcome. I cannot fault them and i cannot speak for others.
Allen Harris
Allen Harris
Excellent service! They gave me accurate and consistent advice definitely recommend.
Michael Ainsworth
Michael Ainsworth