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Defending Against Distribution of Cocaine Charges as a First Offense

Prosecutors in Cape Cod are likely to take an aggressive stance against individuals who have been charged with the distribution of cocaine. You will need to take every possible precaution in order to prepare for the coming legal proceedings if you have been charged with such an offense. The first and most important thing you should do is retain the legal counsel of an experienced criminal defense attorney.

Possible Penalties of a Conviction on First Offense Cocaine Distribution Charges

Our legal team in Cape Cod understands just how much will be riding on the outcome of this case for you, and we can develop a comprehensive legal strategy that is designed to defend your rights throughout the legal process and protect you from the potential consequence of a conviction, which could include any of the following:

  • State prison up to 10 years or House of Correction up to 2 ½ years
  • Fine between $1,000 and $10,000
  • Loss of Driver’s License
  • Designation as a felon

Whatever the circumstances of your charges happen to be, our legal team in Cape Cod can help you evaluate the charges that have been leveled against you and then prepare a legal strategy to help you protect both your personal and professional future.

Consult with a Cocaine Distribution Defense Attorney in Cape Cod

If you have been charged with the distribution of cocaine as a first offense, it is important that you speak with an attorney as soon as possible. Cape Cod cocaine distribution defense attorney James Powderly can evaluate your legal circumstance and then begin to develop a comprehensive legal strategy intended to defend your rights and protect your future. To speak with a criminal defense attorney in Cape Cod about the particulars of your case, please call our Cape Cod offices at (508) 343-0676 today.