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Drug Possession Defense Attorneys in San Antonio

Have You Been Charged with Possessing Illegal Drugs?

Possession of any narcotic or unauthorized prescription drug can lead to drug charges in Texas. Like all states, Texas maintains categories of controlled dangerous substances according to a schedule of how addictive or harmful they are. Schedule I and II are considered the most serious, including hard drugs as heroin, cocaine, methamphetamine, and MDMA. Even a small amount of marijuana can lead to drug possession charges, which will call for the legal assistance of an experienced attorney.

At LaHood Norton Law Group, our San Antonio drug possession defense lawyers have handled countless cases involving the possession of all types of drugs. In any drug possession charge, you could be facing jail time, fines, and a permanent criminal record that could negatively impact future housing, employment, and educational opportunities. We strongly advise that you seek the counsel and advocacy of our respected firm for representation that can make a difference in your future.

Call LaHood Norton Law Group at (210) 801-9400 for the legal assistance you need.

Drug Possession Charges in Texas

The various schedules of illegal drugs listed under Texas law lead to what is called “penalty groups.” Thus, Schedule I and II drug possession carry the most severe penalties. These penalties include longer prison sentences and steeper fines.

For example, marijuana possession can result in:

  • Up to 180 days in jail and/or
  • A fine of up to $10,000
  • Suspension of your driver’s license

However, a heroin possession could lead to a first-degree felony charge punishable by up to life in prison and/or fines of up to $250,000 depending on the quantity involved and other aggravating factors. All drug possession charges, including possession of prescription drugs without a valid prescription, will generally be based on the type of drug and how much of it was found in your possession.

Protect Yourself with Representation from LaHood Norton Law Group

When facing any criminal charge, your choice of legal representation is critical. This is a matter where experience and skill can have a huge impact on your future. Our criminal defense lawyers have put in the time and have extensive legal training that will give your case crucial advantages both inside and outside the courtroom.

Contact us at (210) 801-9400 today.

Proof of Our Care for Clients

Client Testimonials
  • Tough Attorneys

    “Loyal and tough attorneys will fight for you.”

  • Passion without process will destroy you. Timing is everything.

    “When I started with this office, my standards and expectations were high, and circumstances were serious. I had interviewed at least 10 local prominent criminal defense law firms, and ultimately ...”

    - Thankful Client
  • Helped Me Beyond My Expectation

    “I’m forever thankful for the LaHood Norton Staff in fully taking care of me with such professional and GENUINE care.”

    - Trevor
  • Best Lawyer in San Antonio Area

    “He is a true professional and will treat you with the utmost respect and will not mislead you.”

    - Keith
  • Smart & Experienced

    “Smart, experienced and will always look out for your best interest!”

    - Eliot G.
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Proof of Our Results

Recent Case Results
  • Case Dismissed Assault Bodily Injury - Married
  • Case Dismissed Criminal Trespassing - Private Property
  • Case Dismissed Drug Possession Charge
  • Case Dismissed Drug Possession Charge
  • Case Dismissed DWI
  • Reduced to Obstruction of Highway DWI
  • Case Dismissed Failure to Stop & Provide Information to Law Enforcement
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A Different Type of Law Firm

Why Choose LaHood Norton Law Group
  • Here When You Need Us

    Our team will be available to you after hours and on the weekends, whenever you need us.

  • Former District Attorney On Your Side

    Founding attorney, Nico LaHood, is the former Bexar County District Attorney. He has experience on the other side of the aisle that will be invaluable to your case.

  • Over 70 Years of Combined Experience

    Our accomplished attorneys have over seven decades of combined experience in the criminal justice system.

  • Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

    Two of our attorneys are Board Certified in Criminal Defense, making them specialists in their field.

Proof of Our Excellence

Firm Accolades
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • Texas State Bar
  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars
  • Texas Board of Legal Specialization

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