Practice Areas ➤ Narcotics and Drug-related Crimes
Illinois has very strict and complicated laws regarding the possession, manufacture and distribution of controlled substances. Under the Illinois Controlled Substances Act (720 ILCS 570), the possession, distribution, or manufacture of drugs such as marijuana, cocaine, heroin, methamphetamines, steroids or illegally obtained prescription drugs can be serious misdemeanors and felonies. These crimes can carry serious consequences, including extended periods of imprisonment, even for first offenses or small amounts.
The Law Offices of Joshua Kutnick provides skilled and experienced defense for the following crimes and charges:
- Prescription drug crimes
Depending on the type of controlled substance and the amount in question, the penalties for drug crimes can vary from misdemeanors to felonies. Most offenses are felonies, and some can be federal crimes in extreme cases. The Law Office of Joshua Kutnick have experience from misdemeanor marijuana cases, to felony possession cases, to even serious distribution and trafficking cases in both Illinois and Federal Courts.Any drug-related arrest is a serious charge with serious consequences, and the longer you wait to hire a lawyer, the more difficult it will be to protect your rights and fight your case. Consult with Joshua Kutnick as soon as possible to begin defending yourself against these serious accusations. We have represented numerous felony and misdemeanor drug cases over the years, often with very successful results. Contact us today at 312-441-0211 and schedule a consultation. Let us protect you and your rights.