Bellevue Assault / DV Attorney Phil Weinberg Criminal Defense LawyerDrug Charge (VUCSA) Defense

Drug-related charges can have a dramatic impact on your life and your future — Attorney Phil Weinberg will work to achieve a positive outcome for your case.

On average, there was an arrest for a drug-related offense every 30 minutes in Washington in 2016. The government devotes substantial resources to fighting what it calls “America’s War on Drugs”. With over 25 years of experience, Attorney Phil Weinberg has the skills necessary to effectively defend you against drug or narcotics charges.

If you’ve been charged with your first drug-related offense – or you’ve been charged or convicted before – an experienced defense attorney is necessary to properly investigate the facts of your case and build the strongest defense. No matter what type of charges you may be facing, attorney Phil Weinberg will provide the personal service and effort you deserve for your case.

If you’re facing charges for any drug-related crime, call Attorney Phil Weinberg at (425) 806-7200 for a free consultation.

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About Drug Charges in Washington

Drug-related crimes in Washington are often prosecuted as Violations of the Uniformed Controlled Substance Act (VUCSA). Substances covered under VUCSA include; cocaine, heroin, LSD, methamphetamine and unauthorized prescription drugs.

Common drug-related charges in Washington:

  • Drug possession
  • Drug trafficking
  • Drug manufacturing
  • Possession of paraphernalia
  • Drug possession with intent to deliver

Each of these charges has specific legal issues and consequences that an experienced attorney can help you navigate.

Penalties for a conviction of a drug-related crime depend on specific circumstances for each type of charge and individual situation. Fines, probation and jail time are possible; but amounts and lengths depend on things like; the amount of the controlled substance, if there is evidence of intent to sell, manufacture or deliver and the criminal history of the accused.

With over 25 years of experience, Attorney Phil Weinberg will relentlessly advocate and negotiate on your behalf. Call (425) 806-7200 today for a free consultation.

Achieving Positive Results for Your Drug-Related Case

I will work to thoroughly understand your case to identify strengths and weaknesses before explaining all of your options to you. There are sentencing alternatives such as Diversion programs or a First Time Offender Waiver that I will discuss with you if I believe you are eligible for them.

In the event your case goes to trial, there are many critical issues I will examine in building your case. The Fourth Amendment guarantees your right to lawful search and seizure procedures. I will aggressively challenge the prosecutor’s evidence and the methods in which it was obtained; searching for any violation of your rights.

Attorney Phil Weinberg can help you with drug charges.

As a skilled Criminal Defense Attorney, I will put my expertise in defending against drug-related charges in King and Snohomish counties to work for you. If you’ve been charged with any kind of drug or narcotics offense in Bellevue, Everett, Lynnwood, Kirkland, Issaquah, Mercer Island, Seattle, Redmond, Kent, Federal Way, Woodinville, Monroe, Bothell, Edmonds, Mountlake Terrace, Shoreline, Marysville or Arlington; call me, Attorney Phil Weinberg, at (425) 806-7200 today for a thorough initial consultation at no cost.