Polk County Drug Crime Attorney
Call For a Consultation: (863) 533-7117
In Polk County, all felony level drug charges are handled out of the Bartow
Courthouse, in downtown Bartow. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office
is very aggressive in pursuing all aspects of drug use, possession, and
sales. At Boswell & Dunlap LLP, we provide well-versed and hard-hitting
criminal defense to accused individuals.
Drug offense range from:
- Possession with intent to sell
Arrested? Call (863) 533-7117 to
request a consultation.
What Are the Penalties I Can Expect?
The office of the State Attorney often files charges in these cases that
have very serious consequences to offenders. Florida’s legislature
has made many offenses subject to minimum mandatory prison sentences.
Sentences of three, five, and seven years with no gain time are common,
and fines run from $500 to $100,000. You are also facing the loss of your
driving privileges if convicted.
These sentences are mandatory and not subject to negotiation. Therefore,
if you are charged with drug offenses in Polk County, it is essential
that your attorney be knowledgeable and able to aggressively defend your
case in trial. Board Certified Expert
David Carmichael maintains his office in Bartow, to actively defend his clients.
For Aggressive Legal Representation, Contact Boswell & Dunlap LLP.
David R. Carmichael is a well-rounded criminal defense attorney in Polk
County who gained invaluable experience as a former assistant state attorney. As a
board certified criminal defense attorney, he explores all defenses to drug charges, including:
- Self-defense or defense of a third party
- Lack of intent to cause harm or commit a crime
- Suggestive identity line ups
- Mental health defenses
He and his investigators scrutinize all evidence, including forensic evidence
and witness or victim statements, and every aspect of the arrest or search
warrants, to find grounds for dismissal or suppression of evidence. If
you have a case in Bartow, Polk County, or Central Florida, he may be
the criminal defense lawyer you need.
For more information,
please give us a call without delay.