Drug Trafficking Charges In Mississippi
Drug trafficking is one of the most serious criminal charges, and certainly the most serious drug charge, a person can face in Mississippi. If you are facing drug trafficking charges, you are in the fight of your life. You need a lawyer who knows how to handle serious drug crime charges of this kind to defend you in court. A losing case could be catastrophic for your life.
At Sumrall & Welch, PLLC, in Jackson, we provide strong criminal defense against trafficking and other drug crime charges for clients throughout Mississippi and the surrounding areas. In both state and federal courts, our lawyers have defended clients against trafficking charges. You should not try to defend yourself against these charges alone. We can help you avoid prison, fines and other damages that come from a conviction.
What Is Drug Trafficking?
It is easiest to think of trafficking as a more serious version of distribution or sale charges. Trafficking is a felony, which is always more serious than a misdemeanor. These charges can be heard in state or federal court, depending on the circumstances.
Whether your case is going to state or federal court, trafficking is a serious charge that you should defend against aggressively.
Strong Defense Against Drug Trafficking Charges
We are licensed and experienced in handling major cases in both state and federal courts, which can be important in drug trafficking cases. Drug trafficking is often a federal crime, which involves entirely different courts, laws and procedures from most criminal cases that take place in state courts. Our attorneys have a wealth of experience trying cases in the federal courts. We know the system inside and out, and we can help you get the results you need.