Atlanta Marijuana Possession Attorney

While some other states have relaxed marijuana possession laws and even legalized recreational use of cannabis in recent years, possession of even a small amount of pot is still a crime in Georgia. Tens of thousands of people are arrested for marijuana crimes each year. A significant number go to jail.

Misdemeanor And Felony Charges · Skilled Defense In State Or Federal Court

Please do not assume that a marijuana arrest is a "minor" problem and confess or plead guilty without getting solid legal advice. Even a first-time misdemeanor conviction for possession of less than an ounce will result in driver's license suspension and a criminal record that could make nearly every aspect of life more difficult.

You definitely need an experienced marijuana crime defense attorney if you are facing a felony charge or your case will be prosecuted in federal court. A wide array of marijuana offenses are felonies in Georgia, including:

A new Georgia "spice" law has also made any offense involving synthetic marijuana a felony. You should also consult a knowledgeable lawyer if you have been charged with drug-related DUI or a paraphernalia crime.

Advocacy To Avoid Convictions Or Negotiate Manageable Consequences

Atlanta criminal defense lawyer David N. Ghazi will investigate your case thoroughly and spell out all potential consequences. He makes drug crimes defense a specific area of focus and has extensive, successful trial and negotiating experience at both the state and federal levels.

If your rights were violated or there are other problems with the case against you, he will be determined to prove exactly that. If a plea or other alternative to trial is the best path, you can count on Mr. Ghazi to strive relentlessly to obtain the best possible outcome for you. At every turn, you will have the guidance you need to make sound decisions.

Make The Right Call For Your Future: 404-907-1539 Or 800-246-8586

At the Law Offices of David N. Ghazi in Atlanta and Augusta, we will respond promptly and move decisively to protect your interests after any drug arrest. Contact us now for a free initial consultation directly with a caring, trial-proven defense attorney.