Tough Defenses Against Tough Drug Prosecutions

Whether you use drugs recreationally or are chemically dependent, a drug crime charge could follow you for the rest of your life. A conviction for a drug charge could impact your education and future job prospects. Prosecutors are tough on those accused of drug crimes. To protect your rights, it is important to speak with an experienced criminal defense lawyer before talking to anybody else.

At the State College Law Offices of Lance T. Marshall, we understand cases from the inside out. Having worked as a prosecutor for 10 years prior to opening his criminal defense practice, Lance T. Marshall knows the tactics law enforcement will use to build a case against you. He knows how to evaluate your case to identify any areas of weakness and knows how to challenge the evidence against you. To schedule a confidential appointment, contact our drug crime defense lawyer at 814-308-0422.

Effective Defenses Against All Types Of Drug Charges

Our Pennsylvania law firm is dedicated to empowering our clients by making sure they understand their options in criminal cases. We listen to you and build an effective defense that is customized to address all of the details of your case. Our goal is to obtain the best possible outcome for you.

We defend against a variety of different drug crimes, including:

What You Should Do If You Are Stopped By A Police Officer

It can be intimidating to be approached by a police officer. Even so, you should never consent to a search of your home, person or vehicle. By refusing to give the police permission to conduct a search, you preserve an important defense. The police will have to show that they had probable cause to believe you were committing a crime.

Politely tell the police that you do not allow the search. Although the police will likely search anyway, you do not need to do anymore. Do not physically resist the search. Always ask to speak to an attorney before talking with the police.

Don't Pay To Get Advice About Your Rights And Options

If you have been arrested in Altoona or State College and want to speak with a skilled attorney, call us at 814-308-0422. You may also contact our firm by email. All meetings are confidential and there is no cost for your initial consultation.