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Drug Crime Defense Lawyer in Johnson County, TX

Charged with a Drug Offense?

Retain an Aggressive Johnson County Criminal Defense Lawyer Today

Drug crimes hold very serious penalties, and without the representation of an attorney, you could be facing devastating consequences that could impact your life, liberty, and freedoms. Ms. Shelly Fowler has dedicated her career to defending the rights of the criminally accused, and she is ready to help you. The Johnson County criminal defense attorney proudly boasts over 20 years of experience serving Texas residents against even the most severe charges.

As a board certified criminal lawyer, Shelly knows what to look for and how to create a personalized defense for each individual's case. Depending on the specifics of your charges, you may be facing penalties at both the federal and state level. It is important that you work with a lawyer who is confident in their ability to defend you and has the skills to back this up. Ms. Fowler has the proven legal finesse and courtroom talent to get you the outcome you are seeking.

Don't gamble with your future. Contact skilled counsel you can trust today!

Drug Schedules and Penalties

The penalties for drug-related crimes, like drug possession or trafficking, will vary depending on the type of drug that was found on you, the amount of the substance, and your intended use. Controlled substances are classified using a federally regulated drug schedule.

The drug schedule refers to the type of drug, its considered addictiveness and any known medical uses. Schedule I is considered most dangerous while Schedule V is considered the least harmful:

  • Schedule I drugs can include ecstasy, marijuana, peyote, and PCP
  • Schedule II drug examples are cocaine, hydrocodone, methamphetamine, morphine
  • Schedule III drugs include anabolic steroids, morphine between 50mg and 100mg
  • Schedule IV drug examples are Xanax and Valium
  • Schedule V typical drugs include codeine, opium

If found guilty of a drug crime, you may be subject to lengthy prison time, steep fines, and a permanent criminal record. A criminal record can severely limit your employment opportunities and damage your livelihood.

Get Effective Drug Crimes Defense from Shelly Fowler

Without the assistance of an attorney, you could be facing the highest penalties possible for your specific charge. In order to protect yourself and your future, it is encouraged that you contact Ms. Fowler today and begin crafting your defense.

To learn more, schedule a free consultation today!