If you have been arrested and charged with illegally possessing, cultivating or distributing a controlled substance, you may be facing severe penalties that could negatively impact your reputation, relationships and employability for decades. If you are accused of a drug offence, you need an experienced criminal lawyer to defend your case. Visit Jaki Freeman & Associates in Brampton today, where our seasoned defence lawyers will review your case and develop a strategy for your defence.
Drug Convictions Can Be Devastating
Depending on the type and amount of drug involved, these convictions may drastically alter the way you live your life. Drug convictions can affect your:
A drug conviction may affect your ability to find work, run for community office, or even find housing. In fact, even if you are pardoned and your record is sealed, the conviction will still be present in some databases, such as the United States' international databases.
Certain drug offences can inhibit your admissibility to foreign countries. For example, a conviction of marijuana possession may prevent you from travelling to the United States, no matter how much marijuana was in your possession.
These consequences may weigh on you and your family for years in addition to causing financial, physical, and emotional hardship. Proper representation by a skilled defence lawyer is vital to protecting your rights and your freedom.
We Can Help
Jaki Freeman & Associates has represented clients charged with many different drug offences, including:
Possession for the purpose of trafficking
Possession of the proceeds of a crime
We have defended clients from charges involving cocaine, heroin, ecstasy, and marijuana. No matter what you have been charged with, we can defend you. Take advantage of our free initial consultations and get started on your defence today.