Los Angeles Drug Manufacturing Defense Attorney
Drug Manufacturing Charges: Defending Your Case
Drug manufacturing is the crime of creating illegal controlled substances
or drugs through the use of certain processes and in some cases laboratory
equipment. The most common drugs associated with drug manufacturing include:
meth. Anyone charged with drug manufacturing will be facing a
According to California drug manufacturing laws,
11379.6. (a) Except as otherwise provided by law, every person who manufactures,
compounds, converts, produces, derives, processes, or prepares, either
directly or indirectly by chemical extraction or independently by means
of chemical synthesis, any controlled substance specified in Section 11054,
11055, 11056, 11057, or 11058 shall be punished by imprisonment pursuant
to subdivision (h) of Section 1170 of the Penal Code for
three, five, or seven years and by a fine not exceeding
fifty thousand dollars ($50,000).
Without the assistance of a Los Angeles
criminal defense lawyer, you could be made to serve lengthy prison sentences and pay heavy
fines. Additional penalties will be prescribed depending on the type of
drug involved. If the manufacturing was intended for personal use, the
penalties will be far less than if the manufacturing was carried out with
distribute or sell. There are actually many other possible defenses for drug manufacturing
charges. You may simply have been in the wrong place at the wrong time.
You may have simply been found to have the ingredients and equipment necessary,
but there was no evidence that you actually manufactured anything.
The Los Angeles
drug crime attorney that you choose will have a profound effect on your case.
Our firm has years of experience helping clients accused of drug manufacturing
and has earned a reputation as an effective and experienced drug defense
firm. Our high profile co-counsel is an additional benefit for our clients.
We always put our clients first, no matter what. Even if you have prior
drug offenses on your record, our firm is prepared to fight for your innocence.
Speak with an attorney from our firm today so that we can assist you.
Drug Manufacturing Lawyer in Los Angeles
Meth, or methamphetamine labs are often the target of drug manufacturing
charges whether legitimate or not. Drug manufacturing and
cultivation premises are sometimes tracked by police through energy usage when it
is seen to be abnormally high. Even if you are not involved in the manufacture
of any drug, you may find yourself in legal trouble if the property you
are renting is being used for drug manufacturing.
If you or a loved one is facing charges of a drug crime involving drug
manufacturing in California, it is in your best interests to
speak with an attorney today. An aggressive drug crime defense attorney can attack the prosecution's
case and safeguard your constitutional rights.