Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance in Birmingham, Alabama
Fighting for Your Interests and Rights
If you have been accused of possession of a controlled substance, our staff at Simms & Associates can provide you with the strong defense you need. We will ensure you get a fair trial, fight for your interests and protect your rights.
Who We Represent
Our firm handles cases dealing with both prescription and illegal drugs. The cases we have worked with include charges for possession of a variety of controlled substances and narcotics including the following:
- Cocaine (crack cocaine)
- Prescription drugs
- Meth (methamphetamine or crystal meth)
- LSD (acid)
Penalties for Possession
While the consequences for drug possession depend on the type and amount of drugs involved, drug possession offenses are generally considered felonies. Because of its categorization as a felony under Alabama law, drug possession can have severe consequences. Consequences include up to 10 years in prison, fines up to $5,000, suspension of your driver’s license and court-ordered drug counseling or treatment.
Building Your Case
At Simms & Associates, we will work with you to construct a solid defense for your particular drug possession case. We will carefully investigate your case, the evidence against you and the circumstances of your arrest to see if your rights were violated at any point in the process. With our thorough investigation, we will zealously represent you and help you avoid conviction and multiple penalties.
Schedule a Consultation
If you have been charged with possession of a controlled substance, we will give you the legal advice and solid representation you need. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.