Hudson Valley Drug Crimes Lawyers

Helping You Understand New York Drug Laws

A drug crime conviction can result in severe penalties and a criminal record that will negatively impact your future. If you are facing drug crime charges, it is essential that you seek experienced legal representation as soon as possible. At Letterio & Haug, LLP, our Hudson Valley drug crimes lawyers work to protect your rights and maximize the chances of having the charges reduced or dropped.

Is Drug Possession A Serious Crime?

Any criminal activity involving drugs may be charged as a felony or misdemeanor, depending on the type and quantity of the drug, as well as the consideration of other significant factors. Similar to any type of law, felony drug convictions are fulfilled with harsher penalties than misdemeanors, and may consist of years of prison time, probation, and hefty fines.

If you have been arrested for a drug crime, call (845) 203-0997 for immediate assistance. Our office is conveniently located in Beacon.

Strong Representation for All Types of Drug Charges

Although New York has a long history of tough drug laws, recent changes to the law have allowed for judges to sentence defendants to drug treatment programs, conditional sentences, or probation. However, it is important to seek the advice of an experienced lawyer for reliable information that is relevant to your case.

We represent clients facing charges for a wide variety of drug crimes, including:

  • Possession
  • Manufacture
  • Distribution
  • Trafficking

Penalties for a conviction of a drug crime may include fines, a jail or prison sentence, community service, and participation in a drug treatment program. Even after you have served your sentence, you will have a criminal record that may limit your opportunities in higher education, employment, and obtaining professional licenses in certain fields.

Implementing an Effective Strategy for Your Defense

Our Hudson Valley drug crimes attorneys will discuss the circumstances of your arrest, examine the evidence, and possibly challenge certain evidence. For example, if your arrest resulted from an unlawful search, we may be able to file a motion to have the evidence suppressed. Each case is unique, and we provide legal representation that is tailored to your specific situation.

We encourage you to contact our office at (845) 203-0997 to schedule a consultation to discuss your case with an attorney. Letterio & Haug, LLP takes cases from clients in Orange County, Putnam County, and Ulster County.

The Letterio & Haug, LLP Team

Putting Two Decades of Combined Experience on Your Side

Client Testimonials

At Letterio & Haug, LLP, our attorneys have more than two decades of combined legal experience, as well as a lengthy track record of success. Over the years, we have successfully helped countless individuals resolve a wide variety of legal problems. To see how we assisted our past clients,  browse through our clients’ testimonials here. If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to us today at (845) 203-0997 and schedule a consultation.

  • “Passionate, committed, diligent, and very client orientated and driven.”

    - Eileen C.
  • “They have made a lifelong client out of me.”

    - Mike
  • “I cannot think of any attorney I would rather have represent me.”

    - Michael G.
  • “An amazing lawyer who genuinely cared about me!”

    - Kris F.
  • “We could not be happier with the results. Highly recommend!”

    - Jenna C.
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