Strong Defense Against Drug-Related Paraphernalia Charges
Individuals are often surprised when they are charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. Many did not know that it is illegal. Although drug paraphernalia charges in Georgia is a misdemeanor, a conviction still has serious consequences. Anyone charged with possessing drug-related paraphernalia should consult with an attorney as soon as possible.
The attorneys at Cohen & Hirsch Criminal Defense represent clients facing serious drug-related crimes, specifically charges involving paraphernalia possession and distribution. For residents of the Atlanta area and DeKalb County, we provide dedicated legal advocacy, protect their rights and focus on the best outcome.
Attorneys Jill Polster, a former prosecutor, and Andy Cohen, a career defense attorney, possess experience trying misdemeanor to felony drug cases. Prosecutorial experience combined with insight into Georgia’s criminal justice system mean that there are no criminal matters we have not encountered and no case we cannot handle.
What Is Drug Paraphernalia?
Drug paraphernalia refers to products and materials sold online and in retail tobacco/head shops used to make, consume or conceal drugs. They include pipes, roach clips, syringes, scales, bongs, vials, grow lights, hydroponics kits and products promoted to cleanse the body of drugs. However, everyday items such as mirrors, razor blades, bent spoons, plastic baggies and rolled-up currency can fall under paraphernalia laws.
Penalties For Drug Paraphernalia Possession
The consequences of drug paraphernalia possession and distribution convictions increase the severity of other drug charges. The consequences are anything but minor. First-time possession and distribution charges carry significant fines and incarceration.
At Cohen & Hirsch Criminal Defense, we know consequences of drug paraphernalia charges and possess an unwavering commitment to protecting your constitutional rights. Our lawyers develop strong, compelling drug crime defenses by challenging the legality of the traffic stop and/or a search and seizure of your home or vehicle.
We do not use a cookie-cutter approach to your drug crime defense. We will work with you, the evidence and the law to tailor our legal strategies based on obtaining the best outcome possible.
A Commitment To Protecting Your Freedom And Future
If you are facing serious criminal charges involving drug paraphernalia, the attorneys at Cohen & Hirsch Criminal Defense can help. Schedule your free initial consultation with us by contacting our law office at 404-919-7096.