Illinois Drug Trafficking Defense Lawyer
Chicago and Cook County Attorney Aggressively Defends Drug Trafficking Charges
In Illinois, and throughout the country, drug trafficking is one of the most serious criminal charges you could face. It is among the more serious drug offenses, with harsher penalties than possession or other drug crimes. A conviction will drastically affect your life, exposing you to potentially huge fines and years of incarceration. Your loved ones suffer as well, from the personal impact of your charges, and from unwanted media notoriety and public scrutiny. If you are arrested for drug trafficking, do not discuss the charges against you without experienced legal representation. Since 1991, the attorneys in the law office of McPherson Harry & Associates, P.C. have proven results in defending drug trafficking and a wide range of other drug cases in courtrooms throughout Chicago.
Defending Drug Trafficking Charges in Chicago and Cook County, IL
Illinois authorities see drug traffickers as a major threat to the State’s public safety. Anyone engaged in drug running can expect prosecutors to seek serious jail time, even for first-time offenders. The creative defense attorneys at McPherson Harry & Associates, P.C. move swiftly to minimize the charges against you. We are well respected in the criminal courts throughout Illinois for our skilled and tenacious defense strategies on behalf of our clients. We have been successful for many years in securing the freedom and protecting the reputation of clients accused of drug trafficking, helping them to avoid possible penalties that include:
- Fines ranging from $1,500 to $250,000, depending on the type, quantity, and street value of the illegal drugs involved
- Incarceration ranging from 6 months to life, depending on aggravated circumstances during the drug trafficking, such as the use of firearms in the commission of the drug crime, and/or death or injury during the crime
With the heightened use of sophisticated technology in monitoring suspected drug traffickers, the chances of being apprehended increase dramatically. If you are arrested on the felony charge of trafficking drugs, the attorneys at McPherson Harry & Associates, P.C. will aggressively fight to get your charges, fines, and jail time dismissed or reduced. Representation by our experienced legal team assures professionalism and personal attention, combined with preparation and proven defense strategies. Contact us for a free initial consultation at one of our three convenient offices serving DuPage, Cook, Will, and Kane counties.