Drug Defense

One of the most common criminal charges in Charleston, and throughout South Carolina, are charges dealing with illicit drugs. There are many forms of drug charges. A defendant can be charged with simple possession, manufacturing, distribution, and trafficking. Depending on the charge, federal prosecutors can also be involved in the case. For these reasons and more, finding a criminal defense attorney with drug case experience is crucial.

A Drug-related charged is a serious accusation against someone. An honest and ethical lawyer who fights for you and your rights is the best defense you can receive. Your best interests are what Ashley Cornwell fights for. Ashley has over 12 years of experience practicing in Charleston and throughout South Carolina. The Cornwell Firm is based out of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, and practicing throughout the coast and throughout South Carolina. 

If you have been charged with any drug-related crime, including possession, distribution, or any criminal charge, Ashley will work to provide you with a professional and dedicated defense. Contact us today.

Criminal Drug Defense in South Carolina

Drug charges normally deal with state prosecutors but in certain cases federal charges can be brought against a defendant. These federal charges are normally brought against larger drug-charge cases. Federal charges can carry more severe sentences and need to be taken seriously. 

South Carolina has a list of illicit drugs that can someone can be criminally charged for. These substances are known as Controlled Dangerous Substances or CDS. CDS includes marijuana, cocaine, and other substances like LSD, Psilocybin, and Heroin. 

Cornwell Law Firm, LLC knows how to build a solid defense against a criminal drug charge. Ashley Cornwell has the experience needed to circumvent the worst drug charge consequences. If you or someone you know has been accused or charged with a criminal drug charge, do not hesitate to contact Cornwell Firm for a consultation. 

In addition to the abovementioned crimes, Cornwell Law Firm, LLC can defend you from a wide range of criminal charges, including:

Contact Our Law Firm

Ashley and her team at Cornwell Law Firm, LLC take cases throughout the State of South Carolina and will travel wherever they are needed to come to your defense. If they can’t provide the legal services you need, they will help you find an attorney who can.

To secure an attorney who will fight fervently to defend you from a criminal charge, call (843) 595-6003 or complete our online contact form today.