Drug Possession & Use

Medical Marijuana Attorney

Because of California's progressive and ever-changing drug laws, it's of utmost importance to understand the specifics and nuances of the laws to protect your rights. Our goal is to reach the best possible outcome for you based on the circumstances of your case.

According to California marijuana laws, if you are found to possess less than an ounce of marijuana, the charge is equivalent to a traffic ticket, meaning no jail but a fine only. If, however, you are found with more than an ounce, the playing field changes: The charge escalates to a misdemeanor or a felony based on circumstances.

Serious Drug Distribution Charge Attorney

The field shifts dramatically if you face charges involving more serious drugs. Attorney Denton Wilson has dealt with drug possession, drug possession for sale and drug sales cases. Normally these charges are filed as felonies and can lead to a state prison sentence. Fortunately there are options other than state prison. Thus, it is extremely important to contact an experienced attorney to prepare a defense to the charges. Attorney Denton Wilson has been successful in many cases to have his clients diverted into drug treatment programs and ultimately have the charges dismissed. Through negotiations we have had more serious charges reduced and limited the consequences.

A conviction for being under the influence of a controlled substances has a mandatory 90-day county jail sentence if convicted. In such cases, negotiating skills are very important to defend such cases or to negotiate to a lesser charge that does not have such a draconian sentence.

San Luis Obispo Drug Charge Attorney

If you or a loved one finds himself or herself charged with a serious drug offense, it is vital to reach out to a San Luis Obispo County drug charge attorney who has a comprehensive knowledge of California drug laws. Thee attorney can analyze and investigate your case so you achieve the best possible outcome.

To talk about any aspect of a drug charge in a free initial consultation call lawyer Denton Wilson now at 805-546-8098 or e-mail him here.

Office Location

Wilson & Wilson,
Attorneys at Law

960 Toro Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Phone: 805-546-8098
Fax: 805-781-3427
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