Justia Lawyer Rating
Martindale-Hubbel
AVVO

Palm Springs, CA - Drug & Narcotics Attorney

Drug and narcotics charges range from simple possession of a controlled substance, to possession with the intent to sell, and/or to manufacturing of controlled substances, among other potential charges.

If the State has charged you with a drug or narcotics crime, there may be ways to keep the charges off your record. Depending on the facts, it could be possible to reduce an intent to sell charge to a possession only charge. Then, drug diversion programs or substance abuse treatment, followed by a dismissal of the charges, might be available instead of incarceration.

If you face more serious charges that cannot be reduced, such as possession with intent to sell or manufacturing of a controlled substance, prison time could result.

Certain defenses will be available depending on the facts. You need a skilled attorney to analyze the facts and law of your case. Shaffer Cormell has over 28 years experience. He will provide the proper factual and legal analysis and representation in Court that you need.

Serious Consequences can Result if You are Convicted of a Drug Crime!

If the State has arrested you or charged you with drug or narcotics crime you should immediately exercise your Fifth Amendment Miranda Rights and Sixth Amendment Right to Counsel by remaining silent, cease all communication with the police, and call the

LAW OFFICE OF SHAFFER CORMELL
Free Initial Consultation - Call (760) 922-1024 or Toll Free (888) 922-5051

Client Reviews
★★★★★
Very grateful for Attorney Cormell. His calmness very attentative to what was going on with what I needed. I needed an attorney that was honest and knew what needed to be accomplished to get to the goal. Carolina
★★★★★
They did a great job. Plead not guilty and got the case dismissed. Shaffer and his team have a great attitude and outstanding work ethic. They have always been very kind and caring as most cases can be sensitive. Thanks again to Shaffer and team. Jared
★★★★★
Mr. Shaffer is very knowledgeable. He was a excellent lawyer. I retained hIm, he gave me accuracy of what the outcome would be, and it was. He was honest up front and throughout my proceedings. I would refer him to anyone looking for a great lawyer with swift results. He’s a winner. Gabriela