Milwaukee Drug Crimes Lawyers
Fighting to Protect Your Rights and Freedoms
If you're charged with any type of drug crime in Wisconsin, it's important
to get a skilled lawyer on your side immediately. These types of matters
are not taken lightly, and the State will prosecute you to the fullest
extent of the law. Depending on the circumstances, a drug crime can be
charged as either a misdemeanor or a felony, and the penalties are steep.
If you're found guilty, you could be looking at spending time behind bars
and/or paying high fines. The actions you take at the beginning of your
case can have a profound effect on the results, which is why it's crucial
to speak with an attorney early on. They can advise you on how to respond
to questions from law enforcement and how to proceed with your case.
At Ahmad & Associates, our Milwaukee drug crimes lawyers know what
it takes to mount an effective defense to fight these types of charges.
When you retain us for legal representation, we will explore every aspect
of your situation to identify weaknesses in the State's case against you.
We'll also listen to your side of the story to build a unique legal strategy
on your behalf. Our team genuinely cares about those we defend, and we
will be committed to providing the caring yet aggressive legal service you need.
Speak with us during a free consultation by calling
Controlled Substances Schedules
In Wisconsin, as in the rest of the nation, certain drugs controlled by
the government. They can be either illegal substances, such as cocaine,
or prescription medications, such as Adderall. Wisconsin maintains a schedule
of controlled substances, which lists drugs in terms of how serious they
The controlled substance schedules are as follows:
Schedule I: Drugs with a high potential for abuse and no accepted medical use
Schedule II: Drugs with a high potential for abuse and severe psychological or physical
dependence, and an accepted medical use with severe restrictions
Schedule III: Drugs with a potential for abuse lower than that of Schedule I or II substances,
an accepted medical use, and a moderate to low risk of physical dependence
or high risk of psychological dependence
Schedule IV: Drugs with a low potential for abuse relative to Schedule III substances,
an accepted medical use, and a limited risk of physical or psychological
Schedule V: Drugs with a lower potential for abuse than Schedule IV substances, an
accepted medical use, and low risk of physical or psychological dependence
relative to Schedule IV drugs
Defending Against Various Types of Drug Crime Charges
Drug crimes are considered serious offenses. If you're facing accusations,
you must go up against an experienced prosecutor to challenge them. This
requires knowing the laws concerning your rights, the rules of evidence,
and regulations of the court. It might be intimidating to navigate the
legal system on your own. That is why our team of Milwaukee drug crimes
attorneys are here to deliver the skilled guidance you need to effectively
handle your case. We'll discuss the process with you and answer all your
questions, helping you understand what to expect.
Our lawyers provide legal representation for all types of drug crime charges,
- Manufacture, distribution, or delivery of a controlled substance
- Possession with the intent to distribute
- Prescription drug fraud
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
Trust Ahmad & Associates to Provide the Defense You Need
If you've been charged with a drug crime, the burden rests on the prosecution
to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that you're guilty. They might have
collected evidence against you to build your case, but that doesn't mean
it's strong enough to convince a judge or jury that you committed the
alleged offense. Various defenses might be available in your case, and
our Milwaukee drug crimes attorneys will scour every detail to identify
anything that could cast doubt on the evidence.
We will work hard toward a favorable outcome on your behalf. Learn more
about your legal options by calling us at
(414) 928-7771 or
contacting us online.