Mullen, Schlough &Associate’s drug trafficking defense attorneys are leading Eau Claire and the Chippewa Valley due to their lawyers successful drug trafficking settlements in Wisconsin.

Category: Drug Crimes
Section: Drug Trafficking

Definition: Drug Trafficking
Drug trafficking generally refers to the sale and distribution of illegal drugs. Penalties for federal drug trafficking convictions vary according to the quantity of the controlled substance involved in the transaction. A drug trafficking conviction may also lead to denial of federal benefits and forfeiture of personal property and real estate.
Under the federal sentencing guidelines, a “drug trafficking offense” as “an offense under federal, state, or local law that prohibits the manufacture, import, export, distribution, or dispensing of a controlled substance (or a counterfeit substance) or the possession of a controlled substance (or a counterfeit substance) with intent to manufacture, import, export, distribute, or dispense.” U.S.S.G. § 2L1.2(b)(1)

Topic Expanded: Drug Trafficking
The drug trafficking defense lawyers at  excel in representing clients in all aspects of drug trafficking cases. Drug trafficking is a serious charge that can have severe consequences. The Mullen Law Group’s drug trafficking lawyers have extensive experience defending clients from drug trafficking allegations and are committed to providing an aggressive defense on the clients behalf. In a drug trafficking case it is essential to have a dedicated attorney that engages early and strives to get the case either dismissed or settled out of court. Have Wisconsin’s premier drug trafficking attorneys prove their success in settling cases out of court and preventing charges from ever being filed.

If charges of a drug trafficking related crime have been filed or are in process, an experienced drug trafficking defense team will be able to improve the outcome. Remember, it is easier to prevent a drug trafficking charge from being filed than it is to receive a not guilty verdict in court once it has already been charged.

Recommendation: Drug Trafficking
It is extremely important to hire a criminal drug trafficking attorney to represent your best interests. The primary goal is to keep you out of the criminal court system so you can move on with your life without the danger of a lengthy prison sentence or a criminal record. The Mullen Law Group’s drug trafficking lawyers maintain an extremely high rate of success. Our determined focus is to:

  • Keep a felony or misdemeanor drug trafficking allegation out of court
  • Use our knowledge base to settle strategically
  • Fight for the best outcome our client is facing

In some situations, it may be difficult for the prosecution to pursue or prove a drug trafficking case. This is due to the fact that the intent of the defendant is a key part of the charges. To be convicted of committing some type of drug trafficking, the prosecution must prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the defendant intentionally made the attempt to or actually trafficking drugs. If a drug trafficking case goes to court, there is often no recovery of losses for the plaintiff because a judgment is ordered. The judgment can often include jail time, making recovery of losses very difficult. Settling out of court is the most beneficial option for both parties; the plaintiff has a better chance of recovering losses and the accused can avoid serving time in jail or prison.

Although the evidence may seem substantial, there are many options an attorney can use to challenge the drug trafficking charges. It is important to act quickly to involve a legal professional who can properly assert rights and act as a knowledgeable voice inside and outside of the courtroom. Our criminal defense lawyers have achieved amazing results in drug trafficking cases during the pre-file stage as well as in the courtroom. Our attorneys have the expertise to have drug trafficking cases completely dismissed, or pursue a lower sentence for the client.

Don’t let a drug trafficking charge jeopardize your future, contact us immediately to find out how an exceptional drug trafficking attorney can help you.

We know you need the best in knowledgeable legal representation from a criminal law firm that treats your case with consideration and genuine concern. We look forward to hearing from you when you call (888) 375-3056 for a FREE confidential consultation.